D’Youville College is a private and independent college situated in Buffalo, New York. It’s affiliated to Roman Catholic Church. It’s a coeducational college. The college was founded in 1908. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and chartered by the Board of Regents of the State of New York to offer degree programs registered with it. It has also been allotted some program specific accreditation.
Biology- Offered in both Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts
Interdisciplinary Studies- Program allowing selection of courses from various disciplines
Health Services- preparing personnel for health care industry
Nursing – for those who are interested in serving humanity through nursing
Psychology- for knowledge of human behavioral patterns and it’s desorders
Chiropractic- a branch dealing with disorders of joints
Education– preparing educators for shaping next generation
Master’s in Business Administration- enhancing skills required to secure managerial post in business organizations
Occupational Therapy- for pursuit of career in health care industry
Students can select from various student clubs like Alliance, Black Student Union, Chorale, Ski Club, Lambda Sigma, Muslim Student Association, Pre-Pharmacy Club, Sigma Theta Tau, Student American Chiropractic Association, Student Dietetics Association, Student Nurses Association, Student Physician Assistant Association, Student Psychology Association etc.
The college operates a personal counseling center for a good learning experience of all the students. Any student confronting issues which can hamper academic performance can seek services of the college. The counseling center offers individual as well as group counseling. These counseling meetings are conducted in utmost confidential manner. It takes good care of mental health of students. Now when it comes to physical health, health center of the college is there to manage it. It provides health consultations, emergency treatment, immunizations etc. It also provides full guidance on health insurance issues.
In terms of financial assistance, the college grants a number of scholarships including Honors Scholarship, D’Youville Achievement Scholarship, Dillon Scholarship, Sister Mary Charlotte Barton Kinship Scholarship etc. Those who don’t deem themselves eligible for scholarships don’t need to dishearten. The college helps all such students in obtaining student loans.
Career assistance offered by the college has helped lots of students in pursuing their dream career. It helps students in determining their career interests, define goals of career, find relevant internship, developing skills of writing effective resume and cover letter, enhancing professional image, locating good openings etc. these services are not open for existing students only, alumni of the college can also be benefited from them.