Our goal is simple: to provide educational opportunity for those who have decided to grow. Students who bring determination to us are met with the comprehensive education that will prepare them to work toward professional and personal success, including degree programs at the associate’s, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels, general and specialized coursework that is required for their chosen field, and a standard of professionalism that can carry through all aspects of their life. We help students identify their goals, and then give them the means to pursue them. We are 100% committed to our students’ development and provide an environment in which to thrive.
South University offers a purposeful, practical education for students who want to enrich their lives.
We’re now Non-Profit.
The South University Campus Common offers much more than just the online classroom. You’ll have access to academic resources like the online library, tutoring, and career services.
Our exclusive online social network allows you to get information about online events and join professional organizations and student groups. Peers offer support to contribute to your success.
From day one to graduation, you’ll have a support team to help you through the program.
Your Admissions Representative will help you through the initial stages of your application and help you better understand the admissions process.
Student Finance Counselor
Your Student Finance Counselor will be your first point of contact regarding your student finances and help you understand your available options for financing.
Your Academic Counselor will be there to guide you through all of your questions about your chosen degree program.
Each graduation team is made up of three people to make sure you have the support you need during your entire time with us.
SU, Online Programs Program Listing
Bachelor of Business Administration
BS in Information Technology
BA in Psychology
BS in Criminal Justice
BSN in Nursing RN to BSN
BS in Legal Studies
AS in Allied Health Science
BS in Public Health
BS in Accounting
AS in Paralegal Studies
BS in Healthcare Management
Doctor of Nursing Practice
MS in Nursing with a specialization in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
MS in Nursing with a specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner
MS in Nursing with a specialization in Nurse Administration
MS in Nursing with a specialization in Nurse Educator
MS in Nursing with a specialization in Nursing Informatics
PGC in Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
PGC in Family Nurse Practitioner
PGC in Nurse Educator
RN to Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
RN to Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner
RN to Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Nurse Administration
RN to Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Nurse Educator
RN to Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Nursing Informatics
South University's Mission Statement
South University is a private academic institution dedicated to providing educational opportunities for the intellectual, social, and professional development of a diverse student population.
To achieve this purpose, the institution offers focused and balanced curricula at the associate’s, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels. A broad-based core curriculum is offered, promoting critical thinking, effective verbal and written communication, and skills for life-long learning. Additionally, the University focuses on developing the requisites to pursue and appreciate knowledge.
South University’s approach to higher education and the resulting varied academic experiences provide students with the intellectual acumen and pragmatic approach necessary to create the foundation for personal and professional fulfillment.
South University attempts to provide a comprehensive education that instills within its students a philosophy that values not only learning and professionalism, but also contribution and commitment to the advancement of community.
Believing that qualified individuals should have the privilege of formal academic training, South University welcomes those who seek educational challenges. To this end, the University provides a learning environment, both on campus and online, that helps students identify goals and the means to achieve them. With this philosophy in mind, students learn by interacting with a community of faculty, staff, and administration dedicated to South University’s academic purpose.
*South University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of South University.