Complete your degree in just a year

Start the career and life you've always dreamed of.

Saint Mary’s Bachelor’s Completion programs have been designed with you in mind. Your past work experience, past education, and past military service all count toward your bachelor of science degree. Transfer up to 86 credits to finish what you started.

And since we know you are balancing work, family, and other responsibilities, our class schedules have also been designed with you in mind, allowing you to finish your degree without sacrificing your peace of mind.

Learn how your experience counts

Your prior experience + Saint Mary's prior learning assessment + Saint Mary's program credits = Bachelor of Science degree

Choose your pace

Take class one night a week for two years to complete most programs.

  • 18 credits/year
  • 6 credits per semester
  • 3 credits per term

Take class two nights a week for one year to complete most programs

  • 36 credits/year
  • 12 Credits per semester
  • 6 credits per term

Fall Semester
Term 1: Sept. - Oct.
Term 2: Oct. - Dec.

Spring Semester
Term 1: Jan. - Mar.
Term 2: Mar. - Apr.

Summer Semester
Term 1: May - June
Term 2: Jul. - Aug.

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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.

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Tuition & Financial Aid

Learn about tuition and financial aid options to reach your educational goals.

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Information Sessions

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