Southwest University

Southwest University
2200 Veterans Boulevard
Kenner, LA 70062

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 504-468-2900

Founded in 1982, Southwest University offers a number of non-regionally accredited master’s degrees in management, organizational management, business administration, and criminal justice. They charge $795 per course and also require incarcerated students to pay a $75 application fee and a $200 registration fee. Incarcerated students have 10 weeks to complete each correspondence course. All courses are paper-based.

Southwest University also offers correspondence courses to prisoners at the undergraduate level.

Southwest University

2200 Veterans Blvd.
Kenner, LA 70062
[email protected]

Accreditation: Distance Education and Training Council, Accrediting Commission

Tuition: $795 per course (plus one-time application, registration, and graduation fee)

Payment Plan: Monthly plan available interest-free

Textbooks: Not included in Tuition

Transfer: Students can transfer up to 9 semester hours for the master’s degree

Time Limit: 5-6 weeks is average; 10 weeks allowed

Degrees: Master of Arts in Management; Master of Arts in Organizational Management; Master of Business Administration (MBA); MBA Management; MBA Organizational Management; Master of Science in Criminal Justice

Course Categories: Accounting; Business; Criminal Justice; Economics; Finance; Human Resource Management; Management; Managerial Business Administration; Marketing; Organizational

Course Delivery: Paper-based

Media Component: None

Catalog: 80-page catalog (2013)

Application Fee: $75

Founded: 1982

Comments: $200 registration fee. There is also an honors program and honor society.

Other Sections: Undergraduate