1956
6610 North Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, NM 88240

School Details

The University of the Southwest, private, non-denominational liberal arts university, is located in Hobbs, New Mexico. Originally founded in 1956 as Hobbs Baptist College, a 2-year junior college, the name of the institution changed to New Mexico Baptist College in 1958, when it became a four-year college. The institution became known as the College of the Southwest in 1962, and in 2008 became the University of the Southwest. The University of the Southwest is a Christ-centered institution that teaches the belief of God, Jesus Christ, and the Bible, and faculty and staff with Christ centered values instruct students to live, work and learn together while valuing each others cultures and beliefs. The university is dedicated to preparing its students for a lifetime in faith-based leadership and service.

The University of the Southwest offers bachelor's and master's degrees from the following schools:

  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Business and Professional Studies
  • School of Education

Online courses are available to students requiring a more flexible schedule, as well as online career training programs that lead to professional certificates. 

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Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

All Programs

Business

Bachelor of Business Administration / Accounting Bachelor of Business Administration / E-commerce Bachelor of Business Administration / Energy Management Bachelor of Business Administration / Finance Bachelor of Business Administration / Healthcare Management Bachelor of Business Administration / Hospitality Management Bachelor of Business Administration / Management Bachelor of Business Administration / Marketing Bachelor of Business Administration / Non Profit Management Bachelor of Business Administration / Sport Management Master of Business Administration / Accounting Master of Business Administration / Finance Master of Business Administration / Healthcare Administration Master of Business Administration / Human Resource Management Master of Business Administration / Law Enforcement & Corrections Master of Business Administration / Marketing Master of Business Administration / Public Administration Master of Business Administration / Self Design Master of Business Administration / Sport Management & Recreation Master of Business Administration / Strategic Management

Education

Master of Science in Education / Education Specialist Master of Science in Education / Educational Administration Master of Science in Education / Educational Diagnostics Master of Science in Education / School Counseling Master of Science in Education / Special Education

Healthcare

Bachelor of Business Administration / Healthcare Management Master of Business Administration / Healthcare Administration Master of Science in Education / Exercise Science