Southwestern Assemblies of God University – SAGU Online

TBS Staff Writers
Updated January 4, 2024
Learn about the various online associate, bachelor, master, and Ph.D. programs offered at the Southwestern Association University.

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  • Diverse student body.
  • 70-acre sprawling campus in Waxahachie, Texas.
  • 24 new programs in the last 18 years.


In 1941, three bible schools merged to form the Southwestern Assemblies of God University. The university experienced substantial enrollment increases throughout the 1990’s, and today the university offers numerous program and curriculum options for traditional and nontraditional students alike. Through the SAGU Blackboard platform, the university’s online degrees follow an asynchronous format, giving students the opportunity to complete coursework at their own pace and from any location.

Southwestern Assemblies of God University Accreditation, Tuition, and Admissions Info

Accreditation and Approvals

Southwestern Assemblies of God University is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.


  • Undergraduate Online Tuition Per Hour: $575
  • Graduate Tuition Per Hour (Online and On Campus): $585
  • Doctorate Tuition Per Hour (Online or On Campus): $575


Undergraduate applicants must complete an admissions application, submit ACT or SAT scores, submit high school transcripts or any college transcripts, and pay an application fee. Online undergraduate applicants must also complete a placement test.

Graduate applicants must complete an admissions application, pay an application fee, submit an essay, provide references, and hold a 2.5 minimum GPA. Counseling and psychology students must also submit GRE scores.

Other Statistics

  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 16:1
  • Percentage Of Students Receiving Scholarships Or Financial Aid: 89%
  • Date Founded: 1927

School Profile

  • Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
  • Full-Time Freshman Retention Rate: 75%
  • Required Standardized Test(s): ACT or SAT for undergraduates and GRE for graduates
  • Public/Private (include nonprofit or for-profit): Private Christian university
  • Acceptance Rate: 28%
  • Graduation Rate: 41%
  • Athletics: NAIA Division I
  • Mascot: Lions
  • Colors: Purple and gold
  • Address: 1200 Sycamore St, Waxahachie, TX 75165
  • Phone Number: (888) 937-7248
  • Social Media: Facebook; Twitter; Instagram

SAGU Online Degrees Offered

  • 14 online associate programs
  • 31 online bachelor’s programs