Graduate Programs

BVU’s high-quality graduate programs equip working professionals with the training required to become leaders in their field.

Advance your career

Designed for those looking to delve deeper into their field, BVU’s graduate programs offer the opportunity to acquire the skills needed to advance. Our convenient, high-quality programs empower both educators and business professionals to enter positions of leadership and influence in their chosen careers.

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No GRE Required

BVU’s graduate programs do not require the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or any other other standardized tests, saving students time and money.

Education Expertise

Providing four master's degree options in education for teachers looking to advance their career in counseling, special education, and curriculum and instruction.

Become a Leader

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership is available fully online, can be completed in 1 ½ years, and includes a capstone experience rather than a written thesis.

Teach Grant Program

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides up to $4,000 per year in grants for students who intend to teach full-time in high-need subject areas for at least four years at schools that serve students from low-income families. Students must meet all eligibility requirements.

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Make a Difference

Advance your career in the classroom and make an impact on children of today and all of our future.

Get Noticed

BVU's education programs will provide you with extensive and varied field experience opportunities.

Feel Supported

Graduate students receive the personal attention they deserve and the support they need from experienced instructors and dedicated classmates.

EDUCATION SUCCESS

BVU has a long standing tradition of producing expert educators in Iowa thanks to instructors who pull from real classroom experiences.

"I've worked with school districts who have sought out BVU graduates for open positions. In fact, they have stated that a BVU alum’s resume will move to the top of the applicant pile."

— Angela Hunter, BVU regional program coordinator

Convenience

From evening, weekend, and online classes to accessible expert faculty, BVU makes earning a quality master's degree workable for everyone.

Online Flexibility

Organizational Leadership, Education in Curriculum and Instruction, and Exceptional Student Services and Instruction (Special Education) are available fully online.

Flexible Hybrid

Cohorts of Master of Science in Education degree seekers in Mental Health Counseling and Professional School Counseling complete coursework face-to-face and online.

Quality Affordable Opportunities

BVU's fully-accredited, affordable graduate programs combine top-notch teaching with flexibility to help serve professional development needs and career advancement. Classes with a manageable pace and academic rigor are designed to help you succeed, while remaining an affordable option for all students.

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WHY BVU IS FOR YOU

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