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Academic Offices & Services 

Academic Offices & Services at SNU

In addition to the regular academic departments and schools at Southern Nazarene University, students can find additional support for academic success through various resource centers provided by SNU. These centers are staffed with qualified personnel that assist students in meeting academic goals. 

Current and archived Southern Nazarene University academic catalogs.

The McNair Scholars Program at SNU! We prepare SNU undergraduates for doctoral studies through involvement in research and scholarly activities.

General Education is the core of every student's educational experience at SNU. As a Christian liberal arts university, SNU expects its students to engage broadly in learning the knowledge and skills fundamental to be Christian person sand leaders in the communities in which they live in a work in the twenty-first century. 

Southern Nazarene Honors prepares gifted scholars to serve the world around them. Our program is designed to stimulate creative, interdisciplinary analysis, facilitate student-faculty mentorship, and enable high quality undergraduate research that will carry the student beyond graduation.

Online learning at SNU.  Our faculty and staff are committed to making your online learning experience with SNU the best it can be.....Right Now!

The Center for Student Success seeks to facilitate transition to the university environment, provide access to resources, and assist in the pursuit of academic excellence.


Students at Southern Nazarene University have many opportunities to be actively involved in research opportunities as a part of an enriched academic experience and pursuit of knowledge in the chosen fields of study. Our faculty often work together with students in a mentoring relationship to explore together what they may discover through research.

The CGE is here to help SNU students identify, make application for, and participate in off-campus academic programs that will help prepare and equip world Christians for service in an expanding global culture and economy.


Student Support Services (is fully funded by a federal grant through the U.S. Department of Education and the TRiO program. Southern Nazarene University’s SSS program is one of over 900 programs across the country.

SSS helps eligible students successfully complete their post secondary education by providing a foundation for overcoming academic, personal, and cultural barriers to higher education.

Our Nazarene Heritage
Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to educating people for lives of service to God, leadership, and reconciliation toward their neighbors and within the global community. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read About Our Heritage

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