Admissions & Aid

To view a list of program application deadlines, click here.


Admissions Requirements


Step One: Review Application Requirements and Gather Application Materials

Successful applicants will have met the following criteria:


Step Two: Submit your Application


Step Three: What to Expect after Acceptance into Your Program

  • Receive your admissions letter
  • Accept your offer and pay your deposit
  • Receive your Saint Mary’s account and activate it with your password
  • Begin your classes! 

Benefits, Tuition, and Fees

Please refer to our section on financial aid.


Guaranteed availability for every course, every term • Hybrid seminar courses •  Support for nearly all Single Subject Credential Areas •  Commitment to Social Justice Education • Attentive and encouraging professors

Application fee $50 (non-refundable)
Tuition $37,275 (35 units, $1,065/unit)
Tuition deposit $250 (non-refundable, applied to your first tuition payment)
Technology fee $500 (one-time)
Books $100 per course (average)
Course materials fee $375 for the program (approximately)
Prior learning assessment fee $300 per experiential learning essay submitted for evaluation (optional)