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Graduate Study

St. Mary’s University is pleased to offer a wide-range of graduate degrees at the master’s, doctoral and graduate certificate level. Graduate level courses at St. Mary’s are usually offered after 5 p.m. Monday through Friday on a traditional semester schedule.

The information presented on this page is intended for students who have already earned a bachelor’s degree and seek to enroll at St. Mary’s as a graduate student. For undergraduate admission, please see the Undergraduate Admission page.

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Online Graduate Programs

We know you’re busy and that’s why we offer select graduate programs in an online format to make it easier for you to access a St. Mary’s degree. To view a list of master’s degrees and graduate certificates that St. Mary’s currently offers, use the button below:

Virtual Tour

I learned as much about myself as I did about business while getting my MBA at St. Mary’s.

Jeffrey Bird (M.B.A. ’17)

The MPA program at St. Mary’s provided meaningful insight, internship opportunities that were influential, faculty with public entity experience, and the skills to understand the complexity facing public entities.

Antonio Anguiano (B.A. ’12, M.P.A. ’15)

Upcoming Events

The Office of Graduate Admission looks forward to connecting you with the St. Mary’s University community to learn more about our graduate programs, the admission process and the benefits a graduate degree or certificate could have on your career.

We look forward to meeting with you at a local coffee shop, at a Lunch-N-Learn event, or on campus to meet with our Program Directors.


Get answers to all your questions about applying for and supporting the cost of graduate school.

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It is free and easy to apply to St. Mary’s University using our online application. Use the button below to get started today.

Experience St. Mary’s Yourself

Individual Campus Visits

The Office of Graduate Admission is pleased to offer prospective students the opportunity to meet with one of our team members, an academic program director and take a tour of campus. If you’d like to sample a graduate-level class, please schedule your visit with two weeks’ advance notice and we’ll work to get your class visit scheduled.

We look forward to welcoming you to campus.

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Graduate Information Sessions

Join us in the Graduate Center for Excellence and find out more about graduate programs. Hear from faculty, staff and current graduate students to see if St. Mary’s University is a good fit for you.

Coffee Chat Sessions

Join us at a local Starbucks for a coffee chat session to find out more about graduate programs offered at St. Mary’s University.

St. Mary’s By the Numbers

  • 1,244 graduate students

  • 280 employers come to campus to recruit for jobs and internships

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