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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Minnesota

Walden University has the lowest graduation rate of 33% for academic year 2019-2020 in Minnesota. Metropolitan State University is ranked second with 34% and Bemidji State University follows them with 48%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have low graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the highest graduation rates in Minnesota.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Minnesota
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Walden University
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsMinneapolis, MN
33%-50%
2Metropolitan State University
Public, 4 or more yearsSaint Paul, MN
34%41%66%
3Bemidji State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBemidji, MN
48%35%72%
4Saint Cloud State University
Public, 4 or more yearsSaint Cloud, MN
48%31%72%
5Minnesota State University-Mankato
Public, 4 or more yearsMankato, MN
50%34%74%
6University of Minnesota-Crookston
Public, 4 or more yearsCrookston, MN
50%33%68%
7Crown College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSaint Bonifacius, MN
50%35%78%
8Southwest Minnesota State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMarshall, MN
50%34%65%
9Concordia University-Saint Paul
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSaint Paul, MN
51%-76%
10Minnesota State University Moorhead
Public, 4 or more yearsMoorhead, MN
53%28%72%
11Augsburg University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMinneapolis, MN
57%-72%
12University of Minnesota-Morris
Public, 4 or more yearsMorris, MN
58%29%78%
13St Catherine University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSaint Paul, MN
58%34%78%
14Winona State University
Public, 4 or more yearsWinona, MN
59%30%78%
15University of Minnesota-Duluth
Public, 4 or more yearsDuluth, MN
62%29%79%
16Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinona, MN
64%-82%
17University of Northwestern-St Paul
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSaint Paul, MN
68%-77%
18The College of Saint Scholastica
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDuluth, MN
69%9%80%
19Hamline University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSaint Paul, MN
70%-74%
20Concordia College at Moorhead
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMoorhead, MN
72%23%85%