South University, Columbia
Serving “Cola Town” since 2002, we are unified in our commitment to our students’ success. From your first interaction with our faculty and staff, through graduation and working with career services, we’re dedicated to helping you succeed and creating a solid foundation for your personal and professional fulfillment.
Come enjoy our campus in located in Northeast Columbia, where it’s sunny approximately 265 days a year. Our Columbia campus offers plenty of parking, outdoor seating and grassy areas for enjoyment and studying. With easy access to the I-77, I-26, and I-20, the decision to schedule a visit to learn more about our program offerings has never been easier.
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Readmission and Transfer Students
Transferring credit or returning to finish an
academic program is both exciting and daunting. South University wants to see you succeed, so we’re here to help you take the first step to pursuing your professional goals.
Learn more about how South University proudly
offers educational opportunities for military members and veterans who have honorably served and their families.
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Campuses offer flexible learning formats including:
on-campus, virtual instructions and online courses.
Outstanding Education for Remarkable Careers
We're committed to helping our graduates make an impact in their professional and personal lives. We applaud our alumni and the difference they make. Check out what some of our Columbia graduates have to say.
South University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Questions about the accreditation of South University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
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Take an inside look into the world of artificial intelligence (AI) with Dr. Mourad Oulid-Aissa, Department Chair of South University’s Master of Science in Information Systems and Bachelor of Science in Information Technology online programs.
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Picking a Business Program: A Guide for High School Students
Choosing the right business program may seem overwhelming with the plethora of options available! Learn about key things to consider as you narrow down your search from Dr. Michael Pahno, DBA, Interim Assistant Dean for South University’s College of Business.
March 17, 2021Read More
South University, Tampa Nurses Help Administer the COVID-19 Vaccine Locally
South University is proud to support local Tampa Bay residents by working with Advent Health to help administer the COVID-19 vaccine locally through help from our staff and nursing students to 700 pre-registered Florida residents.
February 19, 2021Read More
South University Austin's Nurses Help Administer the COVID-19 Vaccine to Local Residents
South University is proud to serve the Austin-Round Rock (or Central Texas) area with our staff and nursing students helping to support the administration of the first 3,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines locally.
January 21, 2021Read More
Chancellor Steven K. Yoho - Named One of the 10 Most Visionary Education Leaders of 2020 by The Education Magazine
South University’s Chancellor Dr. Steven K. Yoho has been named among the 10 Most Visionary Educational Leaders of 2020 by The Education Magazine.
January 12, 2021Read More