— IN THIS TOGETHER —  COVID-19 Information and Resources


Become a part of our Firelands community.

At BGSU Firelands, students can earn a degree – close to home and on our convenient campus – and for much less than the cost of going to other colleges. A small commuter campus of Bowling Green State University, our school is known for outstanding faculty, supportive staff and affordable tuition where students feel at home.

We have programs that are ideal for students interested in completing general education requirements or who need more time to explore their options. Academic advisors will help students select the best program to meet their interests. At any time, students can choose to pursue one of our career-focused degrees, or continue their journey from BGSU Firelands to the Bowling Green campus.

BGSU Firelands has an open-door admission policy, enabling anyone with a high school diploma or equivalent GED to have access to a college education. Transfer students are welcome too. Learn more about application specifics including transcript information, GED, ACT or SAT test results, previous college credit and Advanced Placement testing.


Emergency Relief for our Falcon Family

BGSU has implemented unprecedented measures in response to the public health challenge posed by COVID-19. More than ever, our focus is on our students. COVID-19 has already disrupted the lives of our students on and off campus. The Student Emergency Fund can help provide resources for students facing difficult situations. Apply for the Student Emergency Fund program.
  Give to the Student Emergency Fund 

Stand Out at BGSU Firelands.


Student-Faculty Ratio


Scholarships Awarded Annually


Freshmen Receive Financial Support


of graduates report they’re employed, in graduate school or starting a business within six months of graduation

Go Far.  

We can help students achieve their goals.

We have more than 30 programs in the Allied Health and Nursing, Business and Communication, Education and Human Service, and Technology fields. From associate degrees through bachelor's degrees, we have something for everyone. Many of our students go on to pursue a graduate or doctoral degree following graduation.


Programs & Majors   

Filters plus
Your search query will affect filtered displays
Reset All
There are no results that match your selected search terms and/or filters. Please adjust your search and/or filters.
Show All

BGSU awarded $814,000 federal grant to support students who are parents

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded BGSU a $814,000 grant to support students who are parents and seeking either an undergraduate or graduate degree.

Respiratory therapy student wants to be on the front lines

Known for assisting patients with a range of respiratory problems in all areas of hospitals and health care facilities, respiratory therapists are now directly fighting COVID-19 as it ravages the lungs of patients around the world.

BGSU Firelands adjusts application process, fees in response to COVID-19

Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, BGSU Firelands has made several changes to its admissions process in an effort to better accommodate students. 

BGSU Firelands prepares respiratory therapists on the front lines of COVID-19 response

Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, BGSU Firelands has made several changes to its admissions process in an effort to better accommodate students.