Buena Vista University

Storm Lake, IA
4-year
Small
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

920-1140
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
19-24
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
8 to 1
Selectivity
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
Accountant45k
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
$24,772
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,772
Average Pell Grant
$6,359
Average Federal Loans

$19,886
Average Institutional Grant
$7,162
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$35,194 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.