Majors and Academics

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Majors and Academics

Study at St. Kate's

At St. Kate's an unusually strong sense of mutual support exists among students, faculty and staff. Together we're a vibrant community.

At St. Kate's we'll help you gain the skills you need to succeed — transferable skills you can carry from one job to another. You'll learn to understand complex issues, to defend a point of view, to solve problems and to communicate effectively. You'll become a creative, independent thinker.

Our liberal arts program is the preparation you need to prepare for graduate school or for launching a rewarding career. Core classes, taken by every student, offer an exciting opportunity for self-discovery. As you learn about yourself and your role in the world, you'll develop the skills to think critically and to make decisions ethically.

St. Kate's offers nearly 60 majors and minors and 35-plus fields are available through the Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities. You can even design your own major.

No matter what major you choose, you'll find lively classes, an innovative learning environment and a faculty committed to your success. St. Kate's offers academic support when you need it and guidance when you want it — designed to help you adjust to college life, explore your interests, and plan for your future.

Leaders in their fields and leaders in the community, our faculty also play a role in guiding hands-on learning. At St. Kate's, you'll find honors opportunities, internships and fieldwork, collaborative research, service learning and more than 100 global learning opportunities in over 50 countries.