Take the next step in your career by earning a graduate degree at Saint Mary’s College. Whether you are delivering care to those in need or using data to make a difference in the world, a graduate degree from Saint Mary’s will hone your skills, deepen your knowledge, and prepare you to serve others. Explore all that SMC Graduate Studies has to offer.
Autism Studies The Master of Autism Studies program responds to a growing and evolving industry by providing students with interdisciplinary expertise in autism so they will be a more successful professional. Learn more.
Master of ScienceData Science
in Data Science In the Master of Science in Data Science program, students develop into professional practitioners with deep analytical skills, knowledge in data science, and the ability to communicate effectively and manage projects. Learn more.
Master of SpeechSpeech Language Pathology
Language Pathology The Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology prepares students to be the practitioner who says “yes” to the difficult cases, meet and surpass the needs of your clients, and be highly sought after by employers. Learn more.
Doctor ofDoctor of Nursing Practice
Nursing Practice The Doctor of Nursing Practice prepares students to create better systems of care. With just 2-3 classes per term, you'll emerge ready to devise solutions to contemporary healthcare needs. Learn more.
Master of Science
in Nursing The direct-entry Master of Science in Nursing allows students to a career in nursing in two years with a master’s-level education. In doing so, you’ll be on the path to working in patient-centered care at an advanced level. Learn more. Master of Nursing
(MSN to RN)Master ofSocial Work
Social Work Through our Master of Social Work program, students have topical research opportunities, along with the full course and fieldwork necessary to obtain an MSW. You will leave fully prepared for a professional career. Learn more.
The Career Crossing Office is a comprehensive place for you to explore your career, capitalize on the skills and knowledge you’ve acquired in your master’s program, and help transition you to your occupation.Explore Career Crossings
A graduate degree should be more than just a diploma or credentials. At Saint Mary's, it is more. Your grad school experience combines top-level academics and a focus on innovative thinking and practices. It also grants you access to an intellectually stimulating community who will become peers for life.
Whether your grad program courses take place online or on the campus of Saint Mary’s, you will have a well-rounded academic experience. Here you will learn from dedicated faculty and real-world practitioners. You will gain valuable research skills with the help of graduate program specific librarians and library resources. And most programs are flexible allowing you to balance coursework and work/life commitments. All in a collegial and friendly community.
You’ll experience the best of all worlds—in a college town like no other. Downtown South Bend is just a quick bike ride away and offers a vibrant restaurant and nightlife scene. You’ll fall in love with our corner of northern Indiana and its proximity to anything you need. Great shopping, miles of beaches on Lake Michigan, arts, and entertainment. You can even hop on a nearby train for an easy day trip to Chicago.