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Minnesota State University Mankato

Mankato, Minnesota

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Overview

Student Population
14,761
Minnesota State University Mankato overview
Location Mankato, Minnesota
Online mnsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Remote Town
Minnesota State University Mankato overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Mankato, Minnesota, Minnesota State University Mankato is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 10,411 prospective students applied, and 7,002 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,284 enrolled in the school.  11,173 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,588 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $7,504 plus fees of $1,062. Minnesota State University-Mankato is ranked 611 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
3/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
2/10
Value

Minnesota State University-Mankato is rated within the lower 44% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Minnesota State University Mankato within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Easy
Minnesota State University Mankato overview
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
67.3% 
Minnesota State University Mankato overview
Applications Due Apr 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $20

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Annual Cost to Attend

Minnesota Resident Tuition
$7,504
In State Costs for Minnesota State University Mankato
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,042
Other Fees$1,062
Room and Board $10,078
Budget for Other Expenses$1,978
Total One Year Cost$21,664
Out of State Resident Tuition
$15,922
Out of State Costs for Minnesota State University Mankato
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,042
Other Fees$1,062
Room and Board $10,078
Budget for Other Expenses$1,978
Total One Year Cost$30,082

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
50% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Minnesota State University Mankato students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
Health Professions 13%
Education 11%
Social Sciences 8%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=173920 IPEDS survey data for Minnesota State University Mankato.

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