2024-2025 Graduate Calendar

(Effective September 1, 2024 to August 31, 2025)

Welcome to the online version of Saint Mary’s University’s Graduate Calendar. Every effort has been made to ensure this Calendar is accurate. Errors and post-publication changes approved by Senate after initial publication of the Calendar are posted as soon as possible; notifications of additions and corrections will be posted at the Updates page. This online edition of the Saint Mary’s University Graduate Calendar is the University's official statement, published several months in advance of the beginning of the academic year. Saint Mary’s University reserves the right, without liability or penalty and without notice, to make changes in its offered services and programs , including alteration of fee schedules and cancellation of particular courses. Read full disclaimer here.

A Brief Guide to Using this Academic Calendar

Saint Mary’s University publishes a separate Undergraduate Academic Calendar.

The University’s Calendar is prepared to provide authoritative on the numerous academic offered.  The following was prepared to assist in finding relevant material in this Calendar.

Inquiries regarding academic matters should be directed to the Registrar.

Some of the courses described in this Calendar will not be offered in 2024-2025.  Students are therefore advised to consult the Academic Timetable for those courses which will be taught in the 2024-2025 academic year and the time(s) when they will be offered.  

Frequently in this Calendar, the masculine includes the feminine and the plural includes the singular, and vice versa, as the context may require. This matter is subject to ongoing revision.  

The requirements for the many degree, diploma, and certificate programs offered at Saint Mary’s University is located in this Academic Calendar.

These programs include:

  • International Master of Teaching English
  • Master of Applied Health Services Research
  • Master of Arts in Atlantic Canada Studies
  • Master of Arts in Criminology
  • Master of Arts in Geography
  • Master of Arts in History
  • Master of Arts in Global Development Studies
  • Master of Arts in Philosophy
  • Master of Arts in Theology and Religious Studies
  • Master of Arts in Women and Gender Studies
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Applied Economics
  • Master of Applied Economics
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration (CMA)
  • Master of Business Administration (CPA Stream)
  • Master of Business Analytics
  • Master of Finance
  • Master of Management, Co-operatives and Credit Unions
  • Graduate Diploma in Co-operative Management
  • Executive Doctor of Business Administration
  • Executive Master of Business Administration
  • Graduate Diploma in Personnel Psychology
  • Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Master of Science in Applied Sciences
  • Master of Science in Astronomy
  • Master of Science in Computing and Data Analytics
  • Master of Technology Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration 
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Astronomy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Global Development Studies

The following undergraduate programs can be found in the Undergraduate Academic Calendar.

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Environmental Studies
  • Diploma in Engineering
  • Certificates of Honours Equivalency
  • Certificate in Atlantic Canada Studies
  • Certificate of Chinese Studies
  • Certificate of Proficiency in French
  • Certificate in Forensic Sciences
  • Certificate of German Studies
  • Certificate of Human Resource Management
  • Certificate of Linguistics
  • Certificate in Mathematical Sciences for Education
  • Certificate of Japanese Studies
  • Certificate of Spanish Language and Hispanic Culture
  • Certificate in Sports Business