Saint Bonaventure University is private university in Cattaraugus County, New York. It’s a Franciscan Catholic University. It was established in 1858. The university is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Five of the alumni of the university are Pulitzer Prize winners. The university consists of School of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Education, School of journalism and Mass Communication and Franciscan Institute.
Arabic & Islamic Studies- for knowledge of Arabic and Islamic origin and history
Biochemistry- for understanding chemical and physiochemical changes
Biology- for pursuit of career in field of biology
Business Administration- for acquaintance with business management traditions and practices
Chemistry- career oriented programs in chemistry
Classical Culture – for study of classical languages and culture
Combined Degree Programs- Interdisciplinary programs allowing combinations of various courses
Computer Science- for improving computer application skills and knowledge on information technology
Economics- for understanding utilization of available resources in optimal way
Elementary Education – preparing educators for elementary education
Physics Engineering- preparing engineers of physics for various work fields
Finance- for understanding arrangement and utilization of funds
Gerontology- for studying process of ageing and aged people with scientific approach
International Business – For pursuit of career in international marketing in especially in multinational business organizations
Latin- for knowledge of Latin history, traditions, language and culture
Marketing- for enhancing business promotion skills through various techniques
Music- for those who are music buffs and want to make it their career
Physical Education– preparing educators of physical activities and workout
Sociology- close examination of the human system to determine its structure and functioning
Sports Management- preparing sports manager for sports event
Theology- Study of religions, religious beliefs and nature of god
About 75% of the total student strength of Saint Bonaventure University lives on the campus including about 96% of the freshmen. It itself shows quality of campus life of the university. A number of student organizations operate for enhancing students life like Business Information Systems Club, Mathematical Association of America Student Chapter, Psychology Club, Book Club , Hip-Hop Team , Slam Poetry Club, Cheerleading, Physical Activities Club, Black Student Union, Muslim Students, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Eta Sigma, Resident Assistant, Student-Athlete Advisory Council, Bona Buddies, Tread Lightly Environmental Club, Music and Liturgical Ministries, Mountain Community Leaders, The Bona Venture etc.
Moreover the university offers very good student services. All services provided by it like general counseling, financial assistances, healthcare services and career consultations are of excellent quality.