Pursue a Four Year Degree with South University: A Century of Academic Excellence
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,
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; Dallas
Fort Worth, Texas; High Point, Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina;
Virginia Beach, Virginia;
Savannah, Georgia; 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 by continuing to be a recognized
innovator in higher education. With the introduction of South University Online,
students can pursue four year degree programs at the graduate and undergraduate
levels ranging from Criminal Justice to an MBA.
South University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association
of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, masters and doctorate
degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia
30033-4097 or call 1.404.679.4500 for answers to questions about the accreditation
of South University.