Buena Vista University
Buena Vista University

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

Programs

Bachelor’s
AccountingCriminology and Criminal JusticeMathematics
ArtDesign Your Own MajorMathematics – Corporate
Arts ManagementEducationMedia Studies
Athletic TrainingElementary EducationMusic
Bachelor Applied StudiesEnglishMusic Production and Technology
BiochemistryEnvironmental SciencePhilosophy and Religion
BiologyExercise Science – Human PerformancePhysics
Business EconomicsExercise Science- Sport ManagementPolitical Science
Business EducationExercise Science-Teaching Empahsis, PE and CoachingPolitical Science/Public Administration
ChemistryFinance & BankingPsychology
Communication & Graphic DesignGeneral ScienceSecondary Education
Communication and Peformance Studies-TheatreHistorySocial Science (Licensure Only)
Communication and Performance Studies-Communications StudiesInternational BusinessSocial Work
Communication and Performance Studies-Corporate CommunicationManagementSpanish
Computer ScienceManagement Information Systems 
Computer Science/MathematicsMarketing 

Master’s
Education: School Guidance and Counseling (May start only)

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