Southwest Baptist University

Mountain View

Southwest Baptist University's campus in Mountain View, Mo., provides quality higher education close to home for residents of Howell County and surrounding areas. Classes are taught in the afternoon and evening, making a degree at SBU-Mountain View attainable for people who are in the workforce but pursuing higher education to open new employment opportunities.

Academic Programs

Associate Degree Programs

  • Business Administration
  • Emergency Medical Technology – Basic and Paramedical
  • General Studies

Bachelor Degree Programs

  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Elementary Education
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Master Degree Programs

  • Education
  • Educational Administration




Complete the online application.

Additional information that must be submitted for admission includes:

Applicants considered for conditional admittance will be required to furnish additional documentation. Please see advisor for details.


Tuition and Fees

Tuition and lab fees are due BEFORE the first day of the semester unless other financial arrangements have been made in advance.

  • Tuition (per credit hour) $180
  • Admission Fee for first-time students $30
  • Technical Fee per semester
    • 12 or more credit hours $143
    • 6-11 credit hours $125
    • 1-5 credit hours $115
  • Assessment Fee (full time) $25
  • Assessment Fee (part time) $20
  • Late Enrollment Fee $25
  • Drop a Class Fee $50

Other Fees may apply to specific courses (such as Science Lab, Computer Lab, etc.)

Finance Charge 9% per year on all balances due past 30 days


Textbooks will be available for purchase two weeks before start of session on the SBU Bookstore website Textbooks must be paid for when placing order!

Financial Aid: Federal and state aid

To receive any federal and state grants or loans for which you may qualify, including PELL Grants and Missouri Access Grants, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at SBU's recommended deadline for completing the FAFSA is March 15 for the following academic year. Be sure to include the SBU school code (002502) to have your FAFSA sent to SBU.

Financial Aid: Third-Party Government Programs

  • Vocational Rehab
  • Veterans' Benefits
  • Work Connections


All students must meet with an advisor prior to enrolling. Call (417) 934-2999 to schedule an appointment to meet with an advisor.

Enrollment continues through the first day of the semester, and students may enroll the first week of class for an additional $25 late fee. For assistance with course selection, call the office at (417) 934-2999 for assistance.

Students are enrolled in class at the time of registration. Students will be notified if there is a course cancellation fee. The University reserves the right to cancel any course if enrollment is insufficient. All tuition/fees will be refunded if the class is canceled.


Sign up for SBU Alert for weather related / campus announcements for important school notices, including weather-related closings. (Be sure to look under the Mountain View column.) Once you have signed up to receive these text messages on your cell phone, your account will be active for two years. After two years, you will need to sign up again creating a new account.

Susan Frazier
Admissions and Marketing
(417) 934-2999

Donna Depee
(417) 934-2999


SBU Mountain View Campus
PO Box 489
209 W First Street
Mountain View, MO 65548
(417) 934-2999

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