WINONA, Minn.—Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is continually recognized for its quality education and affordable programs, both in person and online. Most recently Forbes and three other rankings favorably rated Saint Mary’s educational offerings.

Forbes’ annual “America’s Top Colleges” list ranks Saint Mary’s in the top 100 among colleges in the Midwest and in the top 400 in the nation. Only 19 Minnesota colleges are included in the national ranking, which is based on academic excellence and student satisfaction. Published this month, the full list can be viewed at

Money recently recognized Saint Mary’s as a valuable university in terms of educational quality, affordability, and alumni success. Saint Mary’s is listed in the top 400 of this nationwide list. Published this month, the full list can be viewed at

Additionally, OnlineU and Top Master’s in Healthcare Administration included Saint Mary’s online business and healthcare programs in their nationwide lists based on academic strength and affordability. OnlineU examines online programs around the country and compiles several annual lists to help students find a degree that is affordable, accessible, and high quality. In addition to academics and affordability, Top Master’s in Healthcare Administration also considered accreditation, variety of programs offered, and peer assessment when building their list.

Saint Mary’s was ranked in the top 15 for best value online project management and accounting programs by CollegeU and in the top 15 for best online M.A. in Health Administration program by Top Master’s in Healthcare Administration. Saint Mary’s offers one bachelor’s completion and 10 master’s degree programs online. Learn more at