ST. BONAVENTURE IN BUFFALO ... serving the Buffalo area for 20 years!
Where in Buffalo?
St. Bonaventure University offers master's degrees and certification programs at our Buffalo Center, located at 5200 South Park Ave. in Hamburg, N.Y., on the Hilbert College campus. The Buffalo Center is located minutes from the New York State Thruway and Route 219.
Convenient Weekend Format
Most* Buffalo Center programs are offered in a unique weekend format. Each course is taken in a five-weekend module, with students taking one course at a time. Classes are held on Friday from 6-9 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Pre-class pizza, provided by the Buffalo Center staff, is a weekly Friday evening tradition. Parking, textbook purchase and other logistics are all very student friendly. *Exceptions to the 5 week model are the literacy MSEd and the Educational Leadership programs (SBL, SDL, MSED).
Buffalo Center Facilities
Hilbert College library, bookstore, cafeteria, athletic facilities and computer lab are available to St. Bonaventure graduate students during the week, including evenings, and on weekends. There's even a computer lab directly linked to St. Bonaventure. Each student receives an SBU e-mail account and has access to the Internet. Note that there is no parking fee for SBU Buffalo Center students.
Programs Offered at The Buffalo Center
School of Business
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Russell J. Jandoli School of Journalism
MA in Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC)
School of Education
MS in Counselor Education-Mental Health Counseling
MSED in Counselor Education - Mental Health Counseling
MSED in Counselor Education - School Counseling
MSED in Counselor Education - Rehabilitation Counseling
MSED in Adolescent Literacy (Reading) 5-12
MSED in Childhood Literacy (Reading) B-6
MSED in Differentiated Instruction (Gifted and SWD options)
MSED in Educational Leadership (includes SBL)
Advanced Certificate Programs
Counselor Education - School Counseling
Differentiated Instruction (gifted education extension)
School Building Leader Certification (Principal) - hybrid program
School District Leader Certification (Super.) - hybrid program
The Buffalo Center Office
is located in the McGrath Library Building on the Hilbert College campus in Hamburg, New York.
Buffalo Center Hours & Contact Information:
Tuesday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Closed on Sunday and Monday
Phone number: (716) 646-1500
Fax number: (716) 646-1825
Buffalo Center Staff
C. Kevin Brayer
Phone: 716-646-1500 x12
Phone: 716-646-1500 x10