College Deliberately: Bluffton University

Bluffton University is a very small, private not-for-profit, four or more years University that emphasizes career, culture and character located in the town of Bluffton, OH. It is known for Business Administration and Management, General, Organizational Behavior Studies and Business Administration and Management, General.

Bluffton University

place 1 University Drive, Bluffton, OH 45817-2104
phone Phone: (419) 358-3000
web Web: http://www.bluffton.edu
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AgencyType / Program
Campus StatusInitial Accreditation date
Bluffton UniversityMusic (MUS) – Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Not recognized by the USDE*
Clark State Community College Brinkman Education CenterInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2010
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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Bluffton University is in NCAA Division III with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 112
Baseball Men’s 50
Soccer Men’s 31

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