The journey toward your best self begins on the banks of the Missouri River. Welcome to Mount Marty.

Today more than ever, the world needs leaders who think with both heart and mind.

We need problem-solvers and critical thinkers who are ready for the 21st century world of work, one that changes at lightning speed. We need leaders who are ready to make tough, ethical decisions and who know what it means to truly make a difference in the lives of others. We believe you have the potential to serve the world and transform lives, organizations, and communities.

Our Success Stories

Mount Marty strives to connect each student's passions to their purpose, in and out of the classroom, inspiring a personal commitment to reach one’s potential. Our current student and Alumni's stories tell the true impact of getting your degree here at MMC.

Our Success Stories

Mount Marty strives to connect each student's passions to their purpose, in and out of the classroom, inspiring a personal commitment to reach one’s potential. Our current student and Alumni's stories tell the true impact of getting your degree here at MMC.

  • Mitchell Lonneman

    "When I made my decision to come to Mount Marty, it was really based on the sense of family. When I walked on to campus for the first time, everybody was so welcoming."Read More

  • Sarah Brandt

    "Mount Marty’s supportive environment has allowed me to get outside of my box and be more confident in what I know and what I’m able to do."Read More

  • A Coincidental Calling

    Molly and Ashton share how they found themselves, and their futures, on a mission trip to Haiti. Read More

  • Samantha Bruening ’14

    "Mount Marty seemed to have the kind of small environment and relationships that I knew would keep me accountable for my actions."Read More

  • Cesar Juarez '08

    Cesar, who emigrated from Mexico in his teens, is now a lawyer at a growing law firm in Sioux Falls. He says MMC gave him the tools to get where he is today.Read More

  • Caitlin Davis '17

    "Academics are important, but a truly beneficial college experience gives you a desire for continuous self-exploration and the tools for exponential growth." Read More

  • #1

    In Nurse Anesthesia

    The ONLY masters and doctoral program in the state of South Dakota.
  • 4

    Benedictine Values

    Lifelong Learning, Awareness of God, Hospitality and Community guide each one of our students in life.
  • 96%

    Receive Financial Aid

    Making a private Catholic education affordable.
  • 13

    NAIA Scholar-Teams

    Your academic and athletic success are one and the same.
  • 21+

    Student Clubs & Orgs

    So you can make lasting friendships and be a part of some groups.
  • 725+

    Enrolled Students

    The perfect size to explore your world without getting lost in the shuffle.
  • 25+

    Programs

    Undergraduate and graduate degree programs.
  • 88%

    Graduate with Work Experience

    Through completing internships or work experience before graduation.
  • 1

    Watertown Location

    A community that supports those wanting to go back to school and stay close to their northern SD roots.

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