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Whatever your interest — business, education, arts & sciences, communication or health professions — our five academic schools offer varied and relevant programs that prepare you for meaningful and fulfilling careers.

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Our School of Graduate Studies offers master's and certificate programs in education, business, communication, and health professions.

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Enjoy the convenience and flexibility of an accredited online curriculum rooted in intellectual, spiritual and personal growth. We offer seven 100% online graduate degree programs through St. Bonaventure Online.

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St. Bonaventure University's biochemistry program receives national accreditation through 2027 Jan 14, 2021 | The biochemistry program at St. Bonaventure University has been approved for accreditation by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) through 2027.
Alumna Julie Sheedy receives 2020 PR NEWS Top Women in PR Award Jan 8, 2021 | St. Bonaventure alumna Julie (Kalata) Sheedy has been recognized by PR NEWS for her communications work during the pandemic as the chief marketing and engagement officer at Loretto.
President DePerro decries violence in Washington, D.C. Jan 6, 2021 | The violence that erupted today in Washington, D.C., is unconscionable.
UPDATED: Spring 2021 return information and quarantine options available to St. Bonaventure students Jan 6, 2021 | Classes for the Spring 2021 semester will begin for undergraduate and in-person graduate studies (excluding the Physician Assistant program) on Monday, Jan. 25. Vaccination status does not impact the requirements below.
SBU president tests positive for COVID-19 Jan 2, 2021 | St. Bonaventure University President Dr. Dennis DePerro is recovering after testing positive for COVID-19 on Christmas Eve.
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  • Personal Campus Tours

    Personal campus tours Monday - FridayExperience a modified campus tour and a brief follow-up with an Admissions Counselor. Please understand walk-in visitors cannot be accommodated - all students visiting campus must have an appointment at least 24 hours in advance and are limited to two guests (in addition to themselves).

  • Saturday Preview Days

    Looking to visit campus on a Saturday morning or afternoon? Reserve your spot to join us for a socially-distanced group information session and campus tour. Reservations are required at least 24 hours in advance and students are limited to two guests (in addition to themselves).

  • Virtual Group Information Session

    An admissions representative will guide you through a virtual campus tour, present information on academics, student life, admissions & financial aid and answer questions. These Group Information Sessions are perfect for students and parents at the beginning of their college search. So, join us from the comfort of your home and get ready to learn about a school we hope you'll love as much as we do!

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