#10 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
Hamline University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

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 4,441 prospective students applied, and 3,062 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 455 enrolled in the school.  1,898 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,215 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $43,154 plus fees of $1,991. Hamline University is ranked 342 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Hamline University is rated within the top 40% 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 995/1225
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.48
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jun 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Hamline University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$690
Other Fees$1,991
Room and Board $10,810
Budget for Other Expenses$1,200
Total One Year Cost$57,845

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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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