Buena Vista University

Storm Lake, IA
Christian college

Questions and Answers

Kendall B.
16 days ago
What are the different clubs available at Buena Vista University?
Nicole P.
2 months ago
What are Buena Vista University's strongest majors and what programs do you offer to support them?
Nicole P.
2 months ago
What is the average persona of the professors at Buena Vista University?
Jadelyn U.
3 months ago
How do the gendered policies apply to non-binary students (specifically housing and bathroom)?
Payton C.
3 months ago
What are the most popular extracurricular activities that students on Buena Vista campus engage in?
Angela W.
5 months ago
Where can I find out about Buena Vista University's Online programs?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
8 to 1
Somewhat Selective (57% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

75% White
4% Hispanic
3% Black
2% Multiracial
1% Asian
1% Native
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Executive Director87k
Financial Controller64k
Accounting Manager59k
Senior Accountant58k
Human Resources (HR) Director55k
Staff Accountant52k
Based on 1,617 student responses
42.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
74.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
58%in High-Meaning careers
5%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$35,194 / year
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