Villa Maria College

Buffalo, NY

Villa Maria College

Buffalo, NY

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Take Your Talent Further

Villa Maria College offers 17 academic programs that prepare students for careers in some of today’s most in-demand and highest-paying industries, including video game design, graphic design, computer software development, digital filmmaking, physical therapy assistance, occupational therapy assistance, and more! The College’s 9:1 student-faculty ratio means every student gets an individualized education and uninterrupted access to all the facilities and equipment they need to succeed. Additionally, 99% of Villa students receive some form of financial aid, and our experienced financial aid counselors work with each family to help make college affordable and attainable for all. Learn more at

• Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education 
• Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
• Accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)
• Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
• Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

What's Next?

There’s a lot of pressure to know what’s next. At Villa Maria College, it’s okay if you’re still figuring it out. In fact, it’s great! Villa Maria is a place where that kind of exploration and continual discovery has been prized since our founding in 1961. Because going to college isn’t about having it all figured out—it’s about inventing who you’re going to become. You’ll see! 

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “The first time I visited campus, I knew there was something special about Villa. The environment is friendly, the staff is attentive, and classes are small. I found my drive at Villa, and I can’t see anything in my future but graduation.”

  • “As a Graphic Design major, I was encouraged to push myself as a designer and build connections with peers and professors. Villa prepared me with the graphic design knowledge and skill set that’ll be beneficial throughout my entire career.”

  • “I dared to try my best and dared to succeed. At any other school, I wouldn’t have achieved the level of personal development, awareness, and sense of self I found at Villa Maria College.”

  • “Villa Maria’s faculty are passionate and fun, and classes were always connected to my career. My professors pushed me hard, which made me better as time went on. I couldn’t have asked for a better experience.”