About the Dougherty Family College


The Dougherty Family College offers an associate degree designed to set you up for success, providing a smooth transition to a four-year college. This two-year college program is for promising students who want to obtain a four-year college degree and face financial, academic, and social obstacles on the way to their goal.

Dougherty students demonstrate high financial need, solid academic achievement (2.5 GPA or above), and a drive 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, the Dougherty Family College at the University of St. Thomas could be the right fit for you.