St. Mary's College of Maryland, The Public Honors College

A St. Mary’s Education is a Path to Career Success


A St. Mary's degree provides excellent preparation for a first job, or for graduate and professional study, following graduation.

Our graduates excel in business, government, health care, education, and many other professions.

St. Mary’s students are taught to think critically, carefully, and thoroughly— skills valued highly by employers.

In fact, 74% of employers recommend a liberal arts education as the best way to prepare for success in today’s global economy.

Learn more about the success of St. Mary’s graduates in entering the workforce:

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Brianne Carol

Alumni Spotlight

Brianne Carrol '10

Current Position: Graduate Studies at Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine
Major: Biology

“Ever since kindergarten I knew I wanted to be a veterinarian, and St. Mary’s played a huge role in helping me fulfill that dream! As a small liberal arts honors college with an excellent biology program, I enjoyed quality teaching in small classes by professors who knew my name.”