Majors and Academics

As one of the top colleges in the midwest, we offer an exceptional academic experience through small class sizes, reputable faculty and extensive academic choices. St. Thomas has more than 90 majors and 60 minors to help you fulfill your academic and career goals.

UST offers a values-based education designed to enrich your life and your career through a core liberal arts curriculum. Studying abroad enriches your life academically and culturally. Each year nearly 1,000 St. Thomas students study abroad in one of 100+ programs in over 40 countries.

Student-Faculty Research

Brittany Stojsavljevic   author
Shannon Twiss '17 researched how participating in "selfie culture" played into young women's understanding of their own identities.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
The University of St. Thomas Sustainability Communities Partnership pairs courses with city partners to bring real-world impact to the classroom.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
St. Thomas engineering student Andrew Ryan is contributing full-time work this summer to the Precision Agriculture Research Team.
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Jordan Osterman '11   author
Sophomore Rachael Heier spent last summer researching white oak saplings to see how Minnesota trees are affected by climate change, and what can be done about it.
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