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.

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2023-24 Beavers: Zach Boch, Noah Heiing, Karley Ramirez, Angel Velasco Urbina, Emma Schutz and Hayley Lewis

"It was a diverse group, but we came together even though we were working with people outside of our normal friend groups. Working with them secretly was really fun."

-Mascots revealed
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Between study abroad sessions, Jayden McConnell has served as paid intern for the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office.

"Originally, I was only going to go for six months. My Spanish was improving a lot, but I wasn't as fluent as I was hoping to be so that's when I started to wonder if I could do this again."

-Cross cultural x2
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Bluffton's first Master of Nutrition and Dietetics cohort

"I'm learning so much more about the field of dietetics in general and what you will need to know as a dietitian."

-First MND cohort
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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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Explore our advanced degrees in business and education.

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