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About the School:

Buena Vista University is a small school in Storm Lake, Iowa that holds about 900 full-time students each year. According to a survey for the class of 2013, 97% of graduates start a career or attend grad school within 6 months of earning their undergraduate degrees at BVU. The university has a fantastic financial aid department, providing over $13 million in assistance last year to students in need. If you want small class sizes without sacrificing the quality of your education, BVU is a great school to consider.

Laptop Programs:

In 2000, BVU became the first school in the United States to have a fully wireless campus. In honor of that commitment to technology, each student at BVU receives an HP ProBook or Apple MacBook upon enrollment. Students also receive an iPad 2 to use for the duration of their degree program. Students may use these devices to receive digital textbooks if they prefer them over printed textbooks.

Degrees and Programs Offered:

Accounting, Art History, Athletic Training, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Criminology, Digital Media, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Science, Finance, Graphic Design, Human Resource Management, Mathematics, Music, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Special Education, Sports Management, Television and Video, and Theatre

Accreditation:

HLC