Metropolitan State University

Overview

Student Population
7,861
Metropolitan State University overview
Location Saint Paul, Minnesota
Online metrostate.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Metropolitan State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Metropolitan State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 1,173 prospective students applied, and 631 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 155 enrolled in the school.  3,182 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,679 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $6,826 plus fees of $1,053. Metropolitan State University is ranked 1330 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Unavailable 
Metropolitan State University overview
Applications Accepted
53.8% 
Metropolitan State University overview
Applications Due Jun 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Minnesota Resident Tuition
$6,826
In State Costs for Metropolitan State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$1,053
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $10,325
Budget for Other Expenses$9,154
Total One Year Cost$28,858
Out of State Tuition
$13,927
Out of State Costs for Metropolitan State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$1,053
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $10,325
Budget for Other Expenses$9,154
Total One Year Cost$35,959

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
29% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Metropolitan State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 33%
General Studies 13%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 11%
Health Professions 11%
Psychology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=174020 IPEDS survey data for Metropolitan State University.