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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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From an Honors Program that rewards and challenges high-achieving students to early assurance programs that enable qualified students to secure a seat in graduate and preprofessional programs, we offer a host of special programs aimed at addressing specific needs and interests.

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Sports Journalism

Top industry professionals guide our master's in sports journalism.

ESPN's NBA Insider Adrian "Woj" Wojnarowski, '91 (right) and New York Post lead sports columnist Mike Vaccaro, '89, at Vaccaro's induction onto the Jandoli School's Wall of Distinguished Graduates.
Online M.A. in Sports Journalism

News & Events
St. Bonaventure physician assistant students do well at National Medical Challenge Bowl Jun 23, 2022 | St. Bonaventure’s physician assistant program might be only a few years old, but students in the first graduate program of the university’s School of Health Professions are already making an impression.
Franciscan Center for Social Concern awarded $14,500 by local United Way Jun 23, 2022 | The Franciscan Center for Social Concern at St. Bonaventure University has been awarded $14,500 by the United Way to benefit the Warming House and Bona Buddies.
St. Bonaventure makes good on late president’s promise to Class of 2020 Jun 18, 2022 | Two years after Dr. Dennis DePerro vowed in an online graduation ceremony caused by the pandemic that the St. Bonaventure University Class of 2020 would one day celebrate their commencement on campus, almost 120 members of the class flipped their tassels in person Saturday morning in the Reilly Center Arena.
SBU biochemistry major wins undergraduate poster award at regional plant biology research conference Jun 16, 2022 | After two years of no in-person conferences, a research team from St. Bonaventure University was excited to attend a Maryland symposium and talk to researchers and graduate students in person about their work.
St. Bonaventure University posts best-ever fundraising year for Bonaventure Fund Jun 13, 2022 | Demonstrating their devotion one dollar at a time, the St. Bonaventure University community came together throughout the past fiscal year to raise a historic $3 million for The Bonaventure Fund, making the 2022 fiscal year the most successful in unrestricted annual giving in the university’s history.
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  • Attend our Educational Leadership info session

    Learn about our graduate MSED in Educational Leadership as well as our School Building Leader and School District Leader certificate programs in this Zoom information session. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.


  • Attend our Occupational Therapy info session

    Learn about our Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program in our virtual information session on Zoom. Login instructions will be sent to registrants.


  • Get a tour and more at SBU Preview Days

    Take a campus tour and listen in on an information session from an admissions counselor. Morning (10:15 a.m. start) and afternoon (1:15 p.m. start) sessions are available on July 16, July 23, Aug. 13 and Aug. 19.

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