Transformed to transform. Learn to lead.

Saint Mary’s College offers an expansive array of rigorous, multifaceted, and rewarding academic programs and experiences. Yet every undergraduate and graduate program is united by one core belief: that education is a vehicle for transformative leadership and social justice.


What Are You Interested In?

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Undergraduate Programs

We offer 35 undergraduate programs in a variety of disciplines, built around a core element of SMC’s curriculum: the Collegiate Seminar, a series of four courses that give you a firm foundation in the liberal arts and the opportunity to discuss ideas as living things. Pursue your passions and start your future with a Saint Mary’s degree.

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Graduate & Professional Studies

With 36 graduate and professional studies programs to choose from, SMC makes it simple for you to advance your career, continue your education, or anything in between.

Schools of Saint Mary's College

Our four schools offer leading undergrad and grad programs through the School of Liberal Arts, School of Science, and School of Economics and Business Administration, while the Kalmanovitz School of Education provides outstanding graduate studies in education. Explore our programs and find what you’re passionate about.

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January Term

One of our most unique programs, January Term features a month-long course where undergraduate students get to explore a single topic in-depth. Courses are offered on-campus and around the world, giving you the chance to try new ideas, challenge yourself, and break out of conventional academics.

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Study Abroad

Our commitment to being a global institution means you’ll have the opportunity to study abroad during your time at SMC. With 27 programs and 14 countries to choose from, study abroad allows you to take your learning to another level.

Academic Resources at SMC

From the SMC Library (a cornerstone of our academic community) to all the centers and institutes you’ll find on-campus, we provide the resources you need to excel in your college career.

Why Saint Mary's College

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We succeed when you do.

We love learning at Saint Mary’s—and we want you to love it, too. The Student Success Office provides many different resources that are crucial to you excelling, in your college career and beyond.

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