Be in the Business of Breaking Barriers

St. Catherine University has a 100-year legacy of academic excellence and educating women to lead and influence, and nothing personifies that spirit quite like the programs in our School of Business. We’re dedicated to amplifying women’s voices and empowering women to advance to leadership positions. Both our undergraduate and graduate programs place an emphasis on collaboration and community over competition, ensuring our students are welcomed into a learning environment without the power dynamic of traditional business settings. 

Master of Business Administration

St. Kate’s rigorous MBA provides professionals with the practical skills, ethical perspective, and hands-on experience needed to excel as business leaders.

Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership

Emphasizing effective, ethical, and enduring leadership practices, the Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership gives professionals the specific leadership skills and strategies they need to lead change in their organizations.

Bachelor’s in Business Management

The bachelor’s in business management in the College for Adults provides working professionals with the opportunity to develop skills essential for a successful career in business.

More women are CEOs of Fortune 500 companies than ever. While the number of women in C-suite positions has grown steadily since 215, only 1 in 5 senior leaders are women.
The Future of Women in Leadership

Women are slowly but surely becoming more prominent in business leadership roles, but there is still plenty room for improvement.

Join the surge of women leaders with a business degree from St. Kate’s.

 

Graduate Programs

Master of Business Administration
Format: Online
Completion time: 1–2 years
Credits: 42

Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership
Format: Hybrid
Completion time: 3 years
Credits: 42–48

Organizational Leadership Certificates
Format: Hybrid
Completion time: 1.5 years
Credits: 15–18

Undergraduate Programs

Accounting, BA or BS
Classes meet: Evenings and weekends
Credits for major: 44
Completion time: 21 months

Business Management, BA or BS
Classes meet: Online, or evenings and weekends
Completion time: 21 months
Credits for major: 36

Healthcare Management, BA or BS
Classes meet: Online, or evenings and weekends
Completion time 21–24 months
Credits for major: 38

Marketing, BA or BS
Classes meet: Online, evenings, and/or weekends
Completion time: 24 months
Credits for major: 36

Frequently Asked Questions

All graduate programs and degrees within the College for Adults are available to all gender identities.

The majority of our College for Adults business programs are specifically designed with flexibility in mind to allow working professionals to balance school with their careers. We’re here to enrich your career, not impede it.

All of our degrees are designed to help you develop as a professional and gain tangible skills you can immediately apply in your current role and throughout your career. Each program features a mixture of classroom learning and practical experiences that allow you to put lesson plans into practice in real settings.

St. Kate’s has numerous partnerships with local, regional, and national businesses, providing students with access to key networking opportunities through school-sponsored events, guest lectures, and internships. You will also join St. Kate’s tight-knit alumni community, whose members will be happy to connect you with career opportunities.