Mission, Vision and Value


Mission Statement

The mission of University of Southwest America is to educate students to be leaders to impact the world, advance the work of God and improve society through embodying excellence in programs of Christian education and development in Christian faith, thought and practice.

This mission is accomplished through a comprehensive program of biblical, theological, and general education, Christ-centered service and support, and applied scholarship in practical environments.

University of Southwest America offers the program areas of Religious Studies about church, evangelism, missionary work and advances the work of God

Developing moral, spiritual, intellectual, and aesthetic values through the arts, Counseling, Administration and Technology, we integrate faith, learning, and life.


Vision Statement

We envision graduates who think critically and creatively, lead with high ethical and professional standards, embody the character and compassion of God, and who thereby are prepared to impact the world and Christian servant leaders.

Ultimately, USWA desires to prepare and inspire students to impact the world for God through Christian education and field education in the area needed for church and Missions.


Value of University

University of Southwest America is a non-denominational evangelical college with the highest Christian values. We value excellence in academics of Christian education and practical ministry within an individual and corporate relationship with God. And we value the development of Christian faith, thought and practice in the world to advance the work of God and impact the society at large.

The Mission of University of Southwest America, a Christian university affiliated with the Assemblies of God, is derived from the following core values:


  1. Spiritual Vitality (Heart)

Moving together in personal relationship with Christ Jesus and knowledge of God’s calling, we dedicate ourselves to Spirit-filled service.

Practicing discipleship and worship with biblical faithfulness, we develop courage and character to meet the challenges of our world.

Crafting a diverse, lifelong community, we recognize the intrinsic worth and dignity of each individual and facilitate friendships and networks that reach out to welcome others in love.


  1. Academic Excellence (Head)

Exploring all truth with scholarly excellence, we build a biblical worldview to prepare each other for service and leadership throughout the world.

Developing moral, spiritual, intellectual, and aesthetic values through the arts and sciences, we integrate faith, learning, and life.

Thinking critically, we aid one another in academic achievement and lifelong pursuit of knowledge, wisdom, and skills.


  1. Empowered Engagement (Hand)

Growing holistically, we clarify and obey individual God-given callings.

Communicating and modeling the Gospel, we call people and communities to be reconciled to God and to each other.

Demonstrating Spirit-inspired compassion and creativity, we meet the needs of individuals, build communities, and care for creation.