Dedicated Faculty Make All the Difference

When choosing a college or university, it's about more than just whether the school has your desired academic program; it's also about who will teach you.

At St. Ambrose, you'll spend your time learning from some of the best academic minds in the world. More importantly, our professors pride themselves in going above and beyond textbooks to provide you with personalized instruction, assistance in choosing your courses through individualized advising, and mentoring to prepare you for graduate school or a job.

When you graduate from St. Ambrose, you're fully prepared to apply what you learned to your career or any further academic pursuits.




When surveyed by The Princeton Review, our students overwhelmingly stated that SAU instructors are good teachers.

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Our Brainy Bees

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The SAU Honors Program is a select, tight-knit community of eager learners with a keen interest in being pushed intellectually.

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Your Learning and Success Are Top Priorities

Our dedicated faculty have years of experience in their fields and share that passion in the classroom.

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Choose from More Than 60 Majors

St. Ambrose - a private, Catholic school in the Midwest - has a comprehensive offering of academic programs at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels.

In addition, you can enroll in 10 different pre-professional programs and minor in nine interdisciplinary areas. 

Academic Programs

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Discover How to Take the Lead

Your St. Ambrose academic experience is more than textbooks, a syllabus, and course catalogs. At its heart is our dedicated faculty who want to see you succeed in your profession – and in life.

Social Work Professor Serves as Field Liaison to 10 MSW Students

Dr. Chris Martin believes that striving for perfection shouldn’t stifle your passion.

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Inspired by Science Professor as a Kid, She Now Has Her Chemistry Degree

Allie Daniels was in fourth grade when she discovered her passion for chemistry and was inspired by Dr. Andrew Axup at an SAU summer camp. Now she encourages other girls to pursue their science dreams.

So, what's next?

Are you ready to take the next step? St. Ambrose offers more than 60 programs and 27 athletic teams and sports to join on campus. Become an Ambrosian today!