St. Mary-​of-​the-​Woods College

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Academics

Distinguishing Characteristics

School type Private
Terms Semester
First year of program Before 1993-1994

Faculty & Classes

Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 39
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 77
Average online teaching experience N/A
Faculty have at least 1 year online teaching experience N/A
Faculty have at least 2 years online teaching experience N/A
Faculty have at least 3 years online teaching experience N/A
Full-time faculty with doctorate N/A
Part-time faculty with doctorate N/A
Full-time faculty whose highest degree is a bachelor's N/A
Part-time faculty whose highest degree is a bachelor's N/A
School finances online instructor training No
Continuing online instruction education required No
Full-time course development tech staff supporting faculty 3
Part-time course development tech staff supporting faculty 3
Average class size 7
Maximum class size 25

Programs

Online bachelor's degree programs 27
Online courses 363
Five most popular majors
Elementary Education and Teaching 13%
Business Administration and Management, General 12%
Psychology, General 8%
Special Education and Teaching, Other 6%
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 6%
All majors
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business/Commerce, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Accounting
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General
EDUCATION
Special Education and Teaching, General
Education/Teaching of Individuals Who are Developmentally Delayed
Special Education and Teaching, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Social Studies Teacher Education
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General
Creative Writing
Health Professions and Related Programs
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Legal Professions and Studies
Pre-Law Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Accounting and Computer Science
Psychology
Psychology, General
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General
Social Sciences
Criminology
Theology and Religious Vocations
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
About the online bachelor's degree program (as submitted by school)

We offer a person touch even at a distance. We also offer many majors that are not usually offered in a distance format.

Integration With Campus

Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Possible in-person attendance requirements
Orientations No
Group projects/simulations No
Exams No
Classes include campus-based students No
Collaboration among online and campus-based students Cannot
Students enroll as online students Yes, online students take different classes than on campus students
Credits earned online equal earned on campus Yes
Faculty who teach online also teach on campus Majority
Same curricula for online and campus-based students Most

Delivery

Archived classes All
Classes can be received live Minority
Live online/on-campus classes after 5 p.m. N/A
Online chatrooms N/A
Web conferencing (webinars) Yes
Skype or other visual software N/A
New-student orientation Optional
Review and sign ethics statement No
Percentage of classes with lectures 1-25
Number of times per month faculty evaluate student participation N/A
Courses requiring students to work collaboratively with other students Minority
Class participation graded Yes
Exams No
Same exams are administered only once N/A
Exams have random question order N/A
Each user has unique exam login N/A
Number of settings in which in-person exams are administered N/A
Anti-plagiarism screening required for essay assignments Depends
Measures to instill academic integrity (as submitted by school)

Student passwords must be updated periodically. We also use Turnitin.

List of Student Assessments Administered

Other assessment Yes
Description of other assessment SMWC does not utilize any of the standardized/national assessment instruments listed. The first-destination (at graduation) and post-graduation surveys originate from the institution.

Graduation & Retention

Credits needed to graduate 125
Credits that must be earned through school 30
One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates
Limited time to complete degree Yes
Target time to earn final 25% of credits 2 years
Maximum time to earn final 25% of credits More than 10 years
Graduation rates
Graduation rates

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