St. Catherine University
St. Paul, MN
St. Paul, MN
Preparing career-ready graduates
St. Catherine University’s School of Business welcomes students from diverse backgrounds looking to launch and advance their careers. Our Katies graduate with the performance-ready expertise to become ethical and effective leaders. In fact, Business graduates overwhelmingly report that their program prepared them with the skills needed to become a leader in their chosen field—and that’s because our Business faculty bring more than academic excellence to the classroom. Our professors have storied careers in the business world, offering a wealth of experience and a practical approach to enhance student engagement. They provide real-world course projects designed with assistance from leading organizations to equip students with the skills and knowledge employers seek. In fact, St. Kate's offers more than 600 internship opportunities with corporation and nonprofit partners. The School of Business offers majors, minors, and certificates programs in Diversity, Ethics, Fashion, Leadership, Management, and Sustainability.
Ranked #1 in “economic mobility rate for graduates” among all private colleges in Minnesota | U.S. News & World Report
Ranked #1 for “Fashion programs at Catholic colleges”
Ranked among the “Top 10 Women’s Colleges in the Nation” | Niche
One of only two private institutions in the state to be accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Our world needs great leaders like you. Realize your potential and begin your journey to a meaningful career through The Katie Leadership Impact, our leadership development program. A team of St. Kate’s faculty, staff, alumni, and leaders in the business community help you explore and apply your leadership strengths. The program fosters leadership skills through coursework, applied learning, internships, and student support. Katie Leadership Impact is open to all St. Kate’s undergraduate students and is possible thanks to a $1.25 million grant from The Manitou Fund.
• Business Administration*
• Business-to-Business Sales
• Fashion Design
• Fashion Merchandising*
• Healthcare Sales*
• Sales (certificate)
All majors are offered for both Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees.
* Also offered as a minor.
“I could not begin to imagine how [St. Kate’s] would shape my life. I arrived full of hope…and left with a confidence that propelled me toward new ambitions, career opportunities, and professional network.”
“Learning to lead and influence is the mission of [St. Kate’s], and it will always live on with me. It has empowered me to be an even bolder leader in every part of my life.”
“My professors have been very supportive of me throughout my education and career. They wrote numerous recommendation letters and provided advice to help guide me along the way.”