Earn your degree close to home. With a Buena Vista University site in every corner of Iowa, it’s possible to earn an excellent, affordable degree without uprooting your life. When you enroll in a BVU bachelor’s degree program, you get the benefits of BVU support and faculty with real-world experience who care about your future. We know that an affordable private college education is possible. That’s why BVU has transfer agreements with Iowa’s community colleges — to help you you get the most out of your hard-earned credits.

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Personal Attention

Our academic advisors will walk you through the transfer process and map out your degree plan.

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Seamless Transfer

BVU has transfer agreements with Iowa’s community colleges, helping you get the most out of your hard-earned credits.

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Flexible Options

Online, in-person, or web-based live video classes in eight-week sessions are available to work into your busy schedule.

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Affordable Degrees

Earn your degree without breaking the bank. We’re committed to education that’s affordable and a great return on investment.

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Academic Advisors

When you transfer to a BVU program from one of our partner community colleges, you’ll be paired with an academic advisor who will work side-by-side with you to create a life balance and a personalized path toward success with a quality, affordable bachelor’s degree.

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Flexible, affordable perks

“Being a BVU student has its perks. Not only do I have a huge discount on my tuition thanks to BVU scholarships and their Iowa Tuition Grant connection, but earning my bachelor’s degree right here means added flexibility of classroom and online courses.”

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