Take the Next Step in Your Career

This is your time to advance professionally and personally, to grow as a leader, and to build a skill set and network that will deliver a positive return.

The graduate academic programs at Saint Mary's are convenient, affordable, and transformational.

Convenient

Full-time, part-time, evenings, weekends, and online, with multiple start dates throughout the year. Saint Mary’s programs fit your busy schedule.

Affordable

Many of our students receive financial aid. And since many employers offer reimbursements for advanced education, you can expect additional return on your investment.

Transformational

Every Saint Mary’s student is mentored, supported, and challenged. You’ll leave with a bolstered résumé, professional growth, and a network of lifelong colleagues.

New AVP named for online strategy and program development

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota continues its commitment to innovation and adult learning by announcing its first Associate Vice President of Online Strategy and Program Development. Andrea Carroll-Glover has been named to serve in this position responsible for developing and expanding Saint Mary’s fully-online programs. Her office will be on the Saint Mary’s Twin […] Read more ›

Saint Mary’s University and Mayo Clinic to collaborate for physician assistant program

Collaboration includes expansion of Saint Mary’s University Cascade Meadow facility in Rochester ROCHESTER, Minn.—The Mayo Clinic board of governors recently approved a proposal to initiate development of a new physician assistant master’s degree program through Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences; the proposal is a collaborative effort between Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota and Mayo’s School […] Read more ›

Making a difference at Mayo

The Mayo Clinic is the ultimate dream destination for those practicing medicine. Physicians, nurses, and other healthcare providers at Mayo are quick to mention the benefits of having access to the world’s best doctors and healthcare providers; of working for a clinic with a world-renowned reputation; of being able to utilize state-of-the art equipment and […] Read more ›
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota offers 4+1 BA/MBA program

Saint Mary’s launches new M.B.A. program for undergraduate students

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota undergraduate students now have the opportunity to earn their Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with only one additional year of school. The new program is designed for all students, regardless of major. Students will take up to nine credits of graduate courses in the senior year of their bachelor’s degree […] Read more ›

Two degrees, one shared past

Priscilla Nava and Sarah Witt fervently cheered for each other as they crossed the Saint Mary’s University commencement stage Saturday—one obtaining her bachelor’s degree and the other earning her master’s degree. Witt, formerly Nava’s teacher at San Miguel Middle School in Chicago, once counseled Nava and her other students about the importance of going to […] Read more ›

Saint Mary's Graduate Schools

Saint Mary’s offers a variety of graduate and doctoral programs in business and technologyhealth and human services, and education to help you take the next step in your career. Courses are instructed by a faculty of dedicated practitioners and scholars.

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Business and Technology ›

The Graduate School of Business and Technology is dedicated to cultivating creative leaders who have a sophisticated and ethical global view.

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Education ›

The Graduate School of Education provides educational experiences aimed at transforming practice, cultivating leadership, and promoting social responsibility. 

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Health and Human Services ›

Saint Mary's Graduate School of Health and Human Services offers mission-driven education to meet the needs of the health care and human services industries.


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Student Central ›

At Student Central, you’ll find a wealth of information and a host of people ready to connect you with the resources you need to make your student life easier.

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Libraries and Writing Centers ›

Libraries and writing centers are available on both the Twin Cities and Winona campuses, offering resources and support for students on their academic journeys.


Information Sessions ›

Meet with Saint Mary’s faculty and staff and get your questions answered at an upcoming information session.

Request More Info ›

Learn more about the convenient doctoral and master’s programs that Saint Mary’s offers to help advance you in your career.

Apply ›

Learn about the necessary steps to complete the application process and how acceptance works.