South University enjoys a long-standing tradition of excellence in education and personalized student attention. The university traces its heritage to 1899, when Dr. John Draughon established Draughon's Practical Business College in Savannah, Georgia.
Since its humble beginnings, South University has experienced continued growth transforming from a two-year college into a university offering four year degree programs - undergraduate and graduate - with campus locations in Austin, Texas; Cleveland, Ohio; Columbia, South Carolina; Montgomery, Alabama; Novi, Michigan; Richmond and Virginia Beach, Virginia; Savannah, Georgia; and Tampa and West Palm Beach, Florida.
Today, with our four year degree programs, South University continues to build on its more than a century of academic excellence. With the introduction of South University, Online Prorams, students can pursue four year degree programs at the graduate and undergraduate levels ranging from Criminal Justice to an MBA.
South University has a Financial Aid Department that helps students that are eligible obtain financial assistance. The office manages the relationship between federal, state, and institutional aid. Financial aid is available for those who qualify. The financial aid can help with grants, scholarships, and loans. South University is dedicated to helping students with efficient and effective assistance through the financial aid procedure. When searching for financial aid, it is important to explore all options, including grants and scholarships, and to do it as early as possible.
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South University - Savannah, GA
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Savannah, GA 31406
• Programs offerings vary by campus.
- Areas of Study at South University
If you are creative and artistically inclined, getting your education at South University's College of Arts and Science can be the first step toward a thriving career. Offering graphic design programs at the bachelors and associates degree level, our programs can teach you the techniques and principles of visual communication in advertising and graphic design through courses on fundamental design and digital graphics.
Choose South University's Business Administration degree programs. Whether you are good with numbers, people, computers, or just business concepts in general, a business administration degree can help you get in the door at many businesses and organizations. South University's business administration courses and IT degrees can prepare you for exciting careers in today's competitive workforce.
South University Computers and Technology programs offered at the College of Business are designed to help you grow your technical skills and background. South University faculty are dedicated to your development and growth in Computers and Technology.
If you are interested in a career in justice and social sciences, pursue your training at South University. Our programs focus on the development of keen analytical and reasoning skills and real-world knowledge of the criminal justice and legal systems. We offer associate's, bachelor's, and master's degree programs in criminal justice, legal studies, and paralegal studies to help train and prepare students for rewarding careers within their commmunity.
Committed to excellence in education, the College of Health Professions at South University delivers career-focused Health Science programs designed to prepare students with the academic knowledge and real-world approach necessary to pursue opportunities in the rapidly growing field of healthcare. Health Science courses are offered online by the College of Health Professions and are designed to provide the administrative, technical, clinical and ethical training required to become a healthcare professional, preparing individuals for careers in a variety of settings.
The College of Nursing at South University educates students in preparation to pursue opportunities in the rapidly growing field of professional nursing. These programs are designed to provide the administrative, technical, clinical and ethical training required to become a nurse. With a focus on the important role of professionalism in healthcare delivery, faculty members of the College of Nursing blend the teaching of theory with industry-related technical information.
By attending the Master of Public Administration program online at South University you can benefit from the convenience and flexibility of online education while at the same time experiencing the quality of instruction you expect from an accomplished university, including classes taught by doctoral level degree-holding practitioners in the field. In addition, students have the opportunity to create their own focus of study. At South University, you are in control of your education.
If you enjoy helping others and interested in studying what makes us behave the way we do, then a career in social sciences may be for you. The Psychology and Professional Counseling programs at South University focus on psychological, developmental, and mental health principles. South University's College of Health Professions educates students at the bachelor’s and master's degree levels with versatile programs that prepare students for careers in a number of industries.