Located in idyllic Storm Lake, Iowa, Buena Vista University is home to just over 1,000 students on its lush 60-acre campus.

  • Location: Storm Lake, Iowa
  • Closest major city: Sioux City, Iowa
  • Public or private: Private
  • Student body: 1,000
  • Percentage of students applying for financial aid who received it, 2007: 99%
  • Academic calendar: Semesters
  • International student employment: Available on campus only. Students may earn up to $1,800 per year
  • ESL options: On-campus ESL program available

Endorsements

  • Ranked among the best Midwestern colleges by U.S. News and World Report
  • The 10th most wired small campus in America, according to Yahoo!
  • Named one of the Best Midwestern Colleges by The Princeton Review

Current Prices

Undergraduate

Tuition and Fees $34,004.00
Room and Board $9,538.00
Less WEgroup Scholarship $12,000.00
Net Cost $31,542.00

 

Partial scholarships available for qualified students at most WEgroup universities.
Please contact WEgroup or your local WEgroup agent for more details.

Graduate (Varies by program)

Tuition and Fees $18,122.00
Room and Board $9,538.00
Net Cost $27,660.00

 

Partial scholarships available for qualified students at most WEgroup universities.
Please contact WEgroup or your local WEgroup agent for more details.

Programs

Bachelor’s

Accounting Criminology and Criminal Justice Mathematics
Art Design Your Own Major Mathematics – Corporate
Arts Management Education Media Studies
Athletic Training Elementary Education Music
Bachelor Applied Studies English Music Production and Technology
Biochemistry Environmental Science Philosophy and Religion
Biology Exercise Science – Human Performance Physics
Business Economics Exercise Science- Sport Management Political Science
Business Education Exercise Science-Teaching Empahsis, PE and Coaching Political Science/Public Administration
Chemistry Finance & Banking Psychology
Communication & Graphic Design General Science Secondary Education
Communication and Peformance Studies-Theatre History Social Science (Licensure Only)
Communication and Performance Studies-Communications Studies International Business Social Work
Communication and Performance Studies-Corporate Communication Management Spanish
Computer Science Management Information Systems
Computer Science/Mathematics Marketing

Master’s

Education: School Guidance and Counseling (May start only)