Saint Martin’s to showcase graduate programs at JBLM

June 13, 2012

LACEY, WASHINGTON — Saint Martin’s University will showcase select graduate programs in business, education and engineering at an information session Thursday, June 28. Free and open to interested servicemen and servicewomen, the information session will run from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Joint Base Lewis McChord (JBLM) Stone Education Center.

Saint Martin's graduate programs offer flexible scheduling, making it possible for students to complete their degrees while working. The following programs will be showcased in the session: Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master in Teaching and Master of Engineering Management.

“Soldiers wanting to advance their education with a graduate program can look to Saint Martin’s University for a high-quality, personalized learning experience,” says Steve Siera, Ph.D., associate dean for graduate studies. “Saint Martin’s University has been serving area military personnel since the early 1970s, with an on-base presence since the 1980s. With a renewed emphasis on our graduate programs, we want to ensure that information and available options are shared with members of our armed forces.”

Faculty will be present at the information session to address entry requirements, program details, application process and financial information.

For more details about Saint Martin’s graduate programs or the upcoming event, contact Marie Boisvert, director of the Office of Graduate Studies, at gradstudies@stmartin.edu or 360-438-6142.

Saint Martin’s University is an independent four-year, coeducational university located on a 380-acre wooded campus in Lacey, Washington. Established in 1895 by the Catholic Order of Saint Benedict, the University is one of 14 Benedictine colleges and universities in the United States and Canada, and the only one west of the Rocky Mountains. Saint Martin’s University prepares students for successful lives through its 23 majors and seven graduate programs spanning the liberal arts, business, education, nursing and engineering. Saint Martin’s welcomes 1,250 students from many ethnic and religious backgrounds to its main campus, and 650 more to its extension campuses located at Joint Base Lewis-McChord and Centralia College. Visit the Saint Martin’s University website at www.stmartin.edu.

For additional information:

Marie Boisvert
Director of Office of Graduate Studies
360-438-6142; mboisvert@stmartin.edu

Sarah Holdener
Director of Community Relations and Event Management
Office of Marketing and Communications
Saint Martin’s University
360-412-6140; sholdener@stmartin.edu