Average Tuition & Fees $17,301
Average Acceptance Rates 69.05 %
Total Student Population 414,091
Average Graduation Rates 50.99 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 14.65 to 1

Minnesota Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 121 colleges and universities in Minnesota State - 44 public and 77 private schools. By school level, there are 70 4 Year or high, 37 2-4 years, and 14 less than 2 years schools in Minnesota. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Minnesota Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)39
Private (for-profit)38
4 Year or High70
2-4 Year37
Less than 2 year14

Average Academic Statistics for Minnesota Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Minnesota colleges is 69.05% and the average graduation rate is 50.99% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 414,091 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Minnesota colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.65:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Minnesota.

[Chart] Minnesota Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Minnesota colleges is 24.529411764706 %
Average Retention Rate for Minnesota colleges is 69.150537634409 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For Minnesota Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Minnesota colleges are $15,820 for Minnesota residents and $17,301 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $13,655 for in-state students and $15,286 for out-of-state students.

Minnesota 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Minnesota State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Minnesota Colleges

Minnesota colleges and universities are offering 6,390 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Minnesota State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate815191
One but less than two years certificate64792
Associate's Degree1,240201
Two but less than four years certificate2077
Bachelor's Degree2,059175
Post Bachelor's Degree342145
Master's Degree745241
Post Master's Degree6435
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship23386
Doctor's degree - professional practice355
Doctor's degree - other31

Special Learning Opportunities at Minnesota State

In Minnesota, 2 colleges offer all programs online completely. 68 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 37 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 20 colleges have the ROTC programs and 47 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Minnesota schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Minnesota State
Online Completely2 out of 120 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes68 out of 120 Schools
Graduate Online Classes37 out of 120 Schools
ROTC20 out of 120 Schools
Weekend/Evening College47 out of 120 Schools
Teacher certificate34 out of 120 Schools
Study Abroad47 out of 120 Schools