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Fredonia's mission and purpose are rooted in academic excellence and student success. Fredonia is regarded as a leader in using small classes effectively to develop strong academic programs in education, communication disorders and sciences, music and the arts, communication, and humanities.

Fredonia's mission

Fredonia educates, challenges, and inspires students to become skilled, connected, creative, and responsible global citizens and professionals. The university enriches the world through scholarship, artistic expression, community engagement, and entrepreneurship.

Why Fredonia?


Student-to-faculty ratio

Small class sizes ensure personalized attention from professors.

80+ majors

Along with 50+ minors, Fredonia has the academic programs for you!

Recognized for excellence in regional rankings

Ranked by national publications like Money Magazine, Princeton Review, Kiplinger's, and U.S. News & World Report for quality and affordability

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Find your future

Browse Fredonia's undergraduate and graduate program and discover the career meant for you.

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Study Abroad

Fredonia helps you see the world through learning and living opportunities in more than 1,000 programs in over 70 countries.  Typically over 200 Fredonia students travel to destinations around the globe each year.

Learn about Study Abroad opportunities

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