Mount Marty College's Programs Granted National Acclaim

July 10, 2018

YANKTON, SD: — Already honored as a College of Distinction for its personal approach to education, Mount Marty College (MMC) recently received program-specific recognition in Business, Education, and Nursing from Colleges of Distinction. The student-centered college guide has spent nearly two decades advocating for institutions that prioritize the overall undergraduate experience with a hands-on, thorough liberal arts education.

“Mount Marty College continues to impress with its exceptional commitment to student success,” said Tyson Schritter, Chief Operating Officer for Colleges of Distinction. “Its extensive liberal arts curriculum informs and enriches everything students do both in and out of the classroom. And with such an involved engagement of experiential high-Impact practices, MMC continues to go the extra mile in professional education.”

Today’s job market is growing more complex every day, requiring the modern worker to be not only knowledgeable, but also apt at communication and vigilant in the face of new challenges. MMC’s exhaustive curriculum has worked to meet these needs, preparing its students to take on the post-graduate world through an education that reaches far beyond the basics.

MMC’s Field of Study badges are true marks of honor in the world of higher education, representing programs that invest in student engagement in fields that demand innovative, critical thinking. Colleges of Distinction has granted these awards after an comprehensive vetting process, individually selecting schools based on such qualities as accreditation, breadth of program, and a track record for success.

MMC’s future educators are bolstered by an enriching liberal arts perspective, allowing them to be empathetic, creative, and efficient mentors for their students. MMC’s Education programs include Elementary Education, Secondary Education and Physical Education.

The accredited Nursing program at MMC has enabled its students to take calculated action, even in high-pressure situations. Their well-rounded perspective allows them to think on their feet and care deeply for their patients.

The fast-paced, modern world of business requires effective communication and innovative strategies. MMC’s programs in Business Administration and Accounting keep their future leaders ahead of the curve and ready to grow alongside the industry.

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