#11 Best Private Colleges in Minnesota

Hamline University

Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Student Population
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Location Saint Paul, Minnesota
Online hamline.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Hamline University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,794 prospective students applied, and 3,219 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 538 enrolled in the school.  2,097 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,429 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $40,284 plus fees of $1,006. Hamline University is ranked 278 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Hamline University is rated within the top 36% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1060/1280
ACT 20/27
GPA 3.48
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jun 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Hamline University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$690
Other Fees$1,006
Room and Board $10,358
Budget for Other Expenses$1,200
Total One Year Cost$53,538

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$55,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Hamline University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 21%
Business 15%
Psychology 12%
English and Literature 7%
Legal Professions 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=173665 IPEDS survey data for Hamline University.

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