Some students need additional support to achieve their best in college, others are ready for college before they have finished high school and some may just be looking for a special group to further themselves as well as their education. Saint Mary's has programs to accomodate all types of learners.
Post Secondary Enrollment Options is a state of Minnesota program that allows Minnesota high school juniors and seniors to enroll, full- or part-time, in Saint Mary's courses, receiving high school and college credit at the same time.
PACC supports its partner schools through ongoing educational opportunities based on university standards. The program committs to the vocation of teaching in order to awaken, nourish and empower a community of learners for lives of service and leadership.
Saint Mary's University accepts advanced placement credits from the College Entrance Examination Board Advanced Placement program (AP), the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) and the International Baccalaureate High School Program (IBP).
In the tradition of courageous women, the Saint Teresa Institute nurtures women's leadership potential; encourages women to grow intellectually, socially, spiritually, and culturally; and celebrates personal integrity, excellence and service.