Minnesota State University-Mankato

Acceptance Rate 71.00 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $18,814
Student Population 14,576
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,951
Graduation Rate 52 %

Academic Overview

Minnesota State University-Mankato Campus, Mankato, MN
Minnesota State University-Mankato is a public, four-years institute located in Mankato, Minnesota. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $9,444 for Minnesota residents and $18,814 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $9,648 for Minnesota residents and $14,068 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 14,576 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 71.00% and the graduation rate is 52% last year.
The salary after graduation from Minnesota State University-Mankato varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Minnesota State University-Mankato's tuition & fees is $9,444 for Minnesota residents and $18,814 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $9,648 for in-state students and $14,068 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Minnesota ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Minnesota State University-Mankato. The acceptance rate of Minnesota State University-Mankato is 71.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 29.00%. The average graduation rate is 52% and the transfer-out rate is 32%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,951 and 57% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 14,576 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Minnesota State University-Mankato is 71.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Minnesota State University-Mankato is 52 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Minnesota State University-Mankato is 32 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Minnesota State University-Mankato is 75 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Minnesota State University-Mankato is 14,576
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Minnesota State University-Mankato is 21 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
21 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,951 at Minnesota State University-Mankato.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressSouth Rd and Ellis Ave, Mankato, MN 56001
Online Applicationhttps://mankato.mnsu.edu/future-students/apply/
Financial Aidmnsu.edu/campushub
Net Price Calculatorminnstate.edu/admissions/calculator/msumankato.html
Veterans Tuitionmnsu.edu/registrar/veterans.html
Disability Servicemnsu.edu/access/

Offered Degrees

Minnesota State University-Mankato offers 257 major programs through online and on-site education where 53 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)40
Doctorate (Practical)10
Less Than 1 Year Certificate274
1-2 Years Certificate11
Post-Bachelor's Certificate4528
Post-Master's Certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

Minnesota State University-Mankato offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,789)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,755)

Veterans Benefits

Minnesota State University-Mankato has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges