Fort Dodge Location

Fort Dodge
Iowa Central Community College

Conveniently located near: Humboldt, Iowa; Webster City, Iowa; Manson, Iowa; Eagle Grove, Iowa

Buena Vista University Fort Dodge opened in February 1975. Located on the campus of Iowa Central Community College, this partnership of a public and a private institution serves the region by offering the first and second years at Iowa Central and the final two years at Buena Vista University.

In addition to a large evening program in Fort Dodge, the location offers weekend and summer endorsements. 


Fort Dodge Contact Information

Phone: 712.749.1914

Buena Vista University–Fort Dodge
One Triton Circle - 102 Liberal Arts
Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501

Fort Dodge Staff

Term Dates for Fort Dodge

BVU Fort Dodge programs

Certain programs at BVU require partial or complete online course work. To learn more, please contact an advisor at 712.749.1914.

Combine Face-to-face and Online programs for ultimate flexibility!

Not seeing your program in Fort Dodge? Many BVU students like you choose to combine the comfort and familiarity of taking face-to-face courses at a BVU location with the flexibility and convenience of online programs.

See BVU Online Programs

Transfer to BVU Fort Dodge

Transfer Done Right

100 percent of Associate of Arts degree credits from our community college partners transfer to BVU. Most AA degrees require 68 credits, and we make sure that they all transfer to BVU. Talk about saving time and money!

Contact a personal advisor at 712.749.1914 to see how your credits will transfer.

Many colleges have full articulation agreements with Buena Vista University. Students who have completed an approved associate's degree at these colleges can seamlessly move on to complete a bachelor's degree through Buena Vista University Graduate & Professional Studies.

BVU has full articulation agreements with these colleges:

  • Des Moines Area Community College
  • Ellsworth Community College
  • Iowa Central Community College
  • Indian Hills Community College
  • Iowa Lakes Community College
  • Iowa Western Community College
  • Marshalltown Community College
  • Metropolitan Community College
  • Minnesota West Community & Technical College
  • North Iowa Area Community College
  • Southwestern Community College
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College