Building your greater purpose.

How do you prepare for a future that will be different than anyone can imagine? At Bluffton University, the answer is through the Bluffton Blueprint.

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Committed to growth

Ninety-eight percent of graduates are employed or engaged in advanced study or long-term service within six months of graduation. 

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Guided by values

Christian values inspire us through discovery, community, respect and service. You will develop the confidence and skills to lead.

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Shaped by experience

Through the Bluffton Blueprint, a blend of core courses and experiential learning, you will be prepared for the challenges of life.

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Rooted in community

At Bluffton, it's all about relationships. You will collaborate with peers; learn from faculty and coaches; and grow in your spiritual journey.

Profile stories

Commuter Katrina Stone finds peace behind the keyboard.

"There was one point I wasn't sure if I was going to be able to do it. I messaged Dr. Mullins and she was, 'No, we have this.' That gave me the confidence to continue."

-Building an app
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Trey Clemons is looking forward to having a job where he isn’t sitting behind a desk all day and the stability provided by the supply chain management field.

"Anything from hazmats to groceries. They move absolutely everything... You see semis out on the road... Now, I wonder what they're moving. It changes your perspective."

-Intro to logistics
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Brooke Barnes '24 is preparing for optometry school through her personal initiative and the support of mentors.

It's optometry-based and looks into how nutrition effects the health of the eye." A research project mentored by Bluffton professor of biology.

-Her future is clear
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We know that big challenges lead to even bigger payoffs. That’s why we pair rigorous academics with supportive faculty who are invested in your success. Here, you’ll grow through life-shaping courses, internships and cross-cultural experiences.


Check out over 85 majors, minors, and interdisciplinary programs.

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