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Southwest Baptist University

Robert W. Plaster Free Athletic Center

The Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center provides entrepreneurship education and training programs, business incubator space and services, a venture accelerator, a community of entrepreneurs that other entrepreneurs can learn from, workforce development solutions including internships and custom curriculum and certification ‘factories’, and a research center for such things as grants, contracts, academics and analytics. Onsite resources also include OCU’s School of Business and Government®.

business and computer science

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Robert W. Plaster College of Business & Computer Science

The Robert W. Plaster College of Business and Computer Science provides educational programs in business, accounting, and computer and information sciences that integrate theories, concepts, and experiential applications with a Christian worldview. The College is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs and offers 12 undergraduate degrees in accounting, business administration and computer science. The computer science program is accredited through ABET’s Computer Accrediting Commission, making it the only accredited program at an evangelical institution within a 500- mile radius and one of just six accredited Christian programs nationally.

Mary Jean

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Mary Jean Plaster Conference Room

The Mary Jean Plaster Conference Room in the University Success Center is named for the wife of Robert W. Plaster. Her selfless dedication to her family made it possible for Robert Plaster to dedicate his efforts to business and financial success. Her tireless devotion to the family deserves a large share of credit for the naming of the other Plaster facilities on this campus.

Jim sells

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Jim Sells Front Entrance and Memorial Gardens

Robert W. Plaster Businessman, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Friend of Dr. Jim Sells.  Lead Donor for the Jim Sells Front Entrance and Memorial Gardens.


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Robert W. Plaster Lodge

The Robert W. Plaster Lodge provides a homey environment of hospitality, growth and love to all who enter. Plaster seeks to provide students with a Christ-centered community in which they can live and grow. Led by a team with a heart for ministry, Plaster provides ladies with an opportunity to live in community and share life with others.


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Robert W. Plaster Stadium

The Robert W. Plaster Stadium, a 3000-seat stadium in Bolivar, Missouri serves as the home of Southwest Baptist University Bearcat Football and Track teams and many other community events. This field provides an excellent atmosphere for Bearcat football.

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