Dougherty Family College offers an associate degree designed to propel students towards success and provide a smooth transition to a four-year college. This two-year college program is for inspired students who want to obtain a four-year college degree and face financial or social obstacles on the way to their goal.

Dougherty students demonstrate high financial need, solid academic achievement (2.5 GPA or above) and a strong desire to succeed. They want a structured curriculum that includes leadership development, mentoring, and internships.

If you meet the above requirements and are motivated to work hard, Dougherty Family College at the University of St. Thomas could be the right fit to set you up for your college career and beyond.

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At Dougherty Family College, opportunity is about more than just providing students a pathway to a degree. It’s about providing them a pathway to using it.