Why ONLINE?

Center for online learning at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany Oklahoma

Many studies show that a growing number of learners choose to earntheir degree online. In fact, the most recent study conducted by the Babson Survey Research Group, “Going the Distance: Online Education in the United States, 2011” reveals thirty-one percent of higher education students now take at least one course online. Although not for everyone, an online learning environment provides a convenient option for many who find face to face attendance an insurmountable obstacle. Beyond mere convenience, studentsfind a multitude of advantages associated with online learning. SNU online courses provide learners with quality multi-media presentations, transformative assignments, and an opportunity to grow spiritually, emotionally, and intellectually within a cohort of peers.

In fact, we take quality education so seriously that the Sloan Consortium (Sloan C), the leading professional online learning society devoted to advancing quality e-education into the mainstream of education, awarded SNU an exemplary stamp of approval.SNU was the FIRST University to receive an exemplary review.
Our learning management system has been designed for friendly navigation and ease of use. Should you encounter difficulty along the way we offer a technology help desk 24/7.

SNU has taken the extra effort to provide quality services for our online students. These include:
· A free readiness assessment tool through Smarter Measure
· Online tutoring for most subjects via Tutor.com
· Proctored exams with Remote Proctor

As one of our online students recently stated “I think this course was great! I have taken online courses at other colleges before and this was by far the best one. Communication was great, there was always help if needed. Also I loved the videos, those helped more than anything.”  So, click on our link for more information, or give us a call. SNU is ready to help you begin, or complete your degree online.