Saint Mary's University and Dakota County Technical College have strengthened an existing partnership with the Saint Mary's Pathways Program. Starting in the fall of 2012, existing and new students may enroll in the Saint Mary's Pathway Program, a uniquely designed partnership specifically help you get an edge with the degree you want.
The Pathways Program allows you to complete your bachelor's degree in four years or less and to also earn credit towards a master's degree through a clearly articulated pathway, if you wish.
By choosing the SMU Pathways Program, you will be prepared for applied and practical careers through a number of different programs and degree options. It gives you several career direction options as you complete your four-year degree at Saint Mary's. The Pathways Program allows you to complete your associate degree and move smoothly into the bachelor completion program at Saint Mary's.
Affiliation with both institutions involved includes access to support services including the library, writing center and Saint Mary's facilities. Priority registration will ensure prompt enrollment into courses towards Pathway degree completion, making the most of your time in the program.