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Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must have a Bachelor's or higher for Masters. Applicants must have an Associates and higher for Bachelors.

University of Saint Mary

About The University of Saint Mary

Originally founded by the Sisters of Charity in 1923, the University of Saint Mary (USM) is a private, Catholic institution that offers undergraduate and graduate programs. The school has two campuses in Kansas but also offers select programs online. All of USM's programs include a strong liberal arts education to help develop well-rounded individuals with a strong a sense of community.

There are currently four online programs offered by USM: 2 bachelor's degrees and 2 master's degrees. The bachelor's degree programs include an RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management. Online graduate students can enroll in Master of Science in Nursing or Master of Business Administration programs. MBA students can choose between concentrations in Finance, General Management, Leadership and Organizational Health, Health Care Management, Marketing/Advertising Management, and Human Resource Management. The MSN program also has specialization options in Nurse Educator and Nurse Administrator.

USM's online programs allow students to complete their coursework from anywhere with an Internet connection and during whatever times fit their current schedules. The courses include the same challenging curriculum and recognized faculty as the on-campus courses while giving students the opportunity to learn with students from around the world.

''The most important thing that attracted me to USM was that I can complete my courses fully online.''

-Stephanie B., Online BSHIM student

''USM offered me everything I was looking for at an affordable rate.''

-Mike W., Online MBA student

''The program has already helped me in my current job. If I decide to change positions, having my BSN brings more opportunities.''

-Laura V., Online RN-BSN student

Why USM?

  1. Accessible Learning: Students can access their courses through the Engage learning platform, which allows them to complete their coursework and interact with their instructors and classmates.
  2. National Ranked: Every year since 2005, the University of Saint Mary has been named to The Princeton Review's list of the 'Best Midwestern Colleges'. Several programs have received recognition as well, for example the online MBA program has been ranked among the top programs of its kind by U.S. News & World Report.
  3. High Student Satisfaction: Recent survey results of USM online students showed that 96% of students were satisfied or very satisfied with their overall online experience, and 93% of online students are satisfied or very satisfied with how the program matched their expectations.
  4. Online Support: Online students can reach out to their instructors for support, and they have access to multiple resources to help them succeed, including 24/7 technical support and student services coordinators.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants to the University of Saint Mary must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Some programs have additional requirements.

University of Saint Mary offers the following degree programs:

  1. Business
    • MBA - Finance
    • MBA - General Management
    • MBA - Health Care Management
    • MBA - Human Resources Management
    • MBA - Leadership and Organizational Health
    • MBA - Marketing and Advertising
    • Master - Business Administration
  2. Health Professions
    • Bachelor - Health Information Management
    • MSN - Nursing Administrator Specialization
    • MSN - Nursing Educator Specialization
    • RN to BSN