Southern Nazarene University

SNU Publishes E-Book to Help Veterans Assimilate Into Civilian Life

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:56pm

The book provides a comprehensive overview of the steps veterans should take before retiring from the military.

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  • The book provides a comprehensive overview of the steps veterans should take before retiring from the military.
  • An assimilation checklist outlines what actions veterans should take during the three years prior to retirement.
  • In order to address potential stumbling blocks, the e-book dives into the common challenges that service members face while readjusting to civilian life.
  • "We wanted this book to provide assistance and guidance that would help them to navigate what is often an uncertain time."

SNU to Host Series of Events Celebrating Military Appreciation Week

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:56pm

SNU Military Appreciation Week events include:

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  • SNU Military Appreciation Week events include:
    This self-paced two-mile run/walk kicks off at 6 a.m.
  • The route consists of two laps around the SNU Bethany campus that start and end at the SNU VETS Center.
  • Various military uniform displays, POW/MIA table displays and military partner booths will be up and available during the week.
  • The SNU VETS Center will be providing hotdogs, chips, popsicles and water for everyone from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    See the full schedule of events for SNU's Military Appreciation Week.

SNU Named a College of Distinction for Commitment to Student-Centered Education

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 1:56pm

Colleges of Distinction accept only those that adhere to the Four Distinctions: Engaged Students, Great Teaching, Vibrant Community and Successful Outcomes.

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  • Colleges of Distinction accept only those that adhere to the Four Distinctions: Engaged Students, Great Teaching, Vibrant Community and Successful Outcomes.
  • These four principles are informed by High-Impact Practices, methods that enable students to have fulfilling, individualized college experiences.
  • Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University (SNU) seeks to make Christlike disciples through higher education in Christ-centered community.
  • Since 2000, Colleges of Distinction has been committed to honoring schools throughout the U.S. for true excellence in higher education.

SNU Launches New Online Experience for Service Members and Veterans

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 1:56pm

This resource center provides a one-stop shop to guide service members and veterans through the higher education process, as well as providing student and career services.

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  • This resource center provides a one-stop shop to guide service members and veterans through the higher education process, as well as providing student and career services.
  • SNU launches an online veterans resource center to guide service members through the higher education process.
  • "We're connecting veterans and service members with tools to help them be successful in their transition from military service to higher education or to a new civilian career," said SNU President Keith Newman.
  • Included is information on the variety of ways that SNU supports veterans and service members, including through career services, counseling, financial aid and community partners.

SNU's College of Professional and Graduate Studies Celebrates Milestone of 500 Online Students

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 1:56pm

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nazarene University (SNU) a private, Christian, liberal arts university that offers flexible degree-completion and graduate programs for working adults through its College of Professional and Graduate Studiestoday celebrates more than 500 online students, an important milestone for the university.

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  • OKLAHOMA CITY, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nazarene University (SNU) a private, Christian, liberal arts university that offers flexible degree-completion and graduate programs for working adults through its College of Professional and Graduate Studiestoday celebrates more than 500 online students, an important milestone for the university.
  • "SNU has invested in creating a top experience for online students," said SNU's President Dr. Keith Newman.
  • By growing our online population (and online degree offerings), we are able to serve learners across the U.S. and the globe."
  • Designed to meet the needs of students where they are, SNU offers the following online degree programs:

SNU Releases Career Roadmap for MBA Grads

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 1:56pm

OKLAHOMA CITY, March 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nazarene University (SNU) , a private Christian liberal arts university that offers flexible degree-completion and graduate programs for working adults through its College of Professional and Graduate Studies, today released " The Ultimate Career Roadmap for MBA Graduates ."

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  • OKLAHOMA CITY, March 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nazarene University (SNU) , a private Christian liberal arts university that offers flexible degree-completion and graduate programs for working adults through its College of Professional and Graduate Studies, today released " The Ultimate Career Roadmap for MBA Graduates ."
  • The report offers guidance on the benefits of obtaining an MBA while navigating both the challenges of the pandemic and new economic possibilities on the horizon.
  • It also addresses affordability and potential career outcomes.
  • One 2019 survey , for example, showed that 77% of adult learners said a return to school would be worth the cost.

SNU Co-Hosts Reading Conference with the Oklahoma Speech Hearing Language Association

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 1:56pm

OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nazarene University (SNU) a private, Christian, liberal arts university that offers flexible degree-completion and graduate programs for working adults through its College of Professional and Graduate Studiestoday announced it has successfully co-hosted a reading conference with the Oklahoma Speech Hearing Language Association ( OSHLA ) for more than 230 ofthe state's educators who teach struggling readers.

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  • OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nazarene University (SNU) a private, Christian, liberal arts university that offers flexible degree-completion and graduate programs for working adults through its College of Professional and Graduate Studiestoday announced it has successfully co-hosted a reading conference with the Oklahoma Speech Hearing Language Association ( OSHLA ) for more than 230 ofthe state's educators who teach struggling readers.
  • SNU and OSHLA address literacy, providing educators with important tools to improve instruction for struggling readers.
  • Like most of the nation, Oklahoma strives to improve literacy rates among school-aged children.
  • Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University (SNU) seeks to make Christlike disciples through higher education in Christ-centered community.

SNU Expands Online Class Offerings for Working Adults Seeking Degrees at All Levels

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 1:56pm

By providing additional online educational choices to working adults, SNU opens up opportunities for more adult students outside the state of Oklahoma to earn degrees at all levels from a Christian university without disrupting their lives.

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  • By providing additional online educational choices to working adults, SNU opens up opportunities for more adult students outside the state of Oklahoma to earn degrees at all levels from a Christian university without disrupting their lives.
  • In addition, students can benefit from taking only one class at a time and receiving books delivered to their door.
  • The programs are designed to cater to adults working full-time jobs, parents, veterans, and professionals seeking promotions and career changes.
  • Designed to meet the needs of students where they are, SNU offers the following online degree programs: