Saint Joseph’s College is a Catholic, co-educational academic institution located in Standish, Maine. It was founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1912 and the school’s aim is to educate men and women of all faiths. Saint Joseph’s offers degree programs and courses through its 350 acre campus, or through distance education, which St Joseph has been providing since 1976.
Saint Joseph’s college offers 6 online Master’s Degrees, eleven online Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees, online certificate programs and online continuing education courses. Tuition fees range from $275.00 to $325.00 per credit hour for undergraduate online degree programs, and from $315.00 to $600.00 per credit hour for Saint Joseph’s online graduate degrees. Tuition does not include incidental costs and may change without prior notice. Financial aid in the form of grants, loans, scholarships are in place and can be availed of by eligible students. Tuition fee military discounts and payment plans have also been set in place. Contact a financial aid representative to discuss the financial aid options available and their corresponding eligibility requirements.
Saint Joseph’s admission requirements vary depending on the online program’s level and area of focus. More information can be requested from the St. Joseph’s admission’s office or can be viewed through the Saint Joseph’s College website. Online classes can start at any time and can be paced according to the student’s lifestyle. Academic advisors are available to guide students with their program choices.
Saint Joseph’s College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and is recognized by the US Department of Education. In addition, the school is a member of several professional industry and educational associations to ensure that the strength and content of the school’s curriculum are relevant and up-to-date.