Colleges and Schools

Fredonia embraces a student-centered focus that emphasizes learning and teaching as a core institutional belief. Taught and mentored by a faculty of scholars, students are exposed to a full range of educational opportunities in smaller class sizes to enhance their overall educational experience.

College of Education

Our commitment to preparing highly qualified professionals has earned us a reputation as one of the best teacher preparation universities in New York State. We guarantee you will have the chance to be in the classroom from your first year and each year after, culminating in a semester of student...

Dr. Christine Givner

Dr. Christine Givner

Founding Dean

College of Visual & Performing Arts

Fredonia offers the most degree programs in the arts in the State University of New York. Through innovative education and experience, the College of Visual and Performing Arts prepares students for contemporary careers requiring skill, collaboration, creativity, and perseverance. We produce and present diverse, high quality, and affordable arts and...

Ralph J. Blasting, Dean

Ralph J. Blasting


School of Business

Fredonia’s Business programs are accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), which puts Fredonia among the top 5% of business programs world-wide. Fredonia will give you the tools to succeed by offering; small class sizes for personal connections with professional faculty, internships with local businesses working on...

Dr. Christine Givner

Dr. Mojtaba Seyedian

Interim Dean

School of Music

Enter the Fredonia School of Music Welcome to the Fredonia School of Music, whose reputation for excellence and distinction continues to grow! With some 600 music students, the School is a genuine point of pride for a relatively small university that is nurturing and supportive—and the beautiful campus provides an...

Dr. Melvin Unger, Director

Dr. Melvin Unger