Minnesota Private Colleges

List of Private Colleges and Universities in Minnesota

There are 27 private colleges and universities in Minnesota enrolling 51,685 full time students. Explore the list below to find the private college match for you. Private colleges are usually smaller in size, more expensive than public schools and often academically rigorous. If you feel you may have difficulty fitting into the large class sizes which are common on many public campuses, take a look at Minnesota private colleges. Minnesota is home to popular nationally ranked private schools like Carleton College, St Olaf College, Macalester College and University of St Thomas.

27 results found

Carleton College
C
Northfield, MN
Carleton College

Private 4 Year

20% acceptance rate

  • 2,097enrollment
  • $28,148net price
  • $54,759tuition
  • 1350-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
St Olaf College
S
Northfield, MN
St Olaf College

Private 4 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 3,048enrollment
  • $27,587net price
  • $47,840tuition
  • 1190-1410SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA
Macalester College
M
Saint Paul, MN
Macalester College

Private 4 Year

41% acceptance rate

  • 2,174enrollment
  • $30,672net price
  • $54,344tuition
  • 1310-1500SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA
University of St Thomas
S
Saint Paul, MN
University of St Thomas

Private 4 Year

80% acceptance rate

  • 10,035enrollment
  • $31,470net price
  • $42,736tuition
  • 1130-1380SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA
Augsburg College
A
Minneapolis, MN
Augsburg College

Private 4 Year

69% acceptance rate

  • 3,419enrollment
  • $24,020net price
  • $38,800tuition
  • 1170-1320SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.27*Avg GPA
Hamline University
H
Saint Paul, MN
Hamline University

Private 4 Year

67% acceptance rate

  • 3,526enrollment
  • $22,090net price
  • $41,290tuition
  • 1060-1280SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA
Gustavus Adolphus College
G
Saint Peter, MN
Gustavus Adolphus College

Private 4 Year

66% acceptance rate

  • 2,241enrollment
  • $29,894net price
  • $45,400tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA
Dunwoody College of Technology
D
Minneapolis, MN
 
Dunwoody College of Technology

Private 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 1,316enrollment
  • $19,132net price
  • $22,046tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Saint Johns University
S
Collegeville, MN
Saint Johns University

Private 4 Year

80% acceptance rate

  • 1,777enrollment
  • $26,201net price
  • $44,990tuition
  • 1010-1280SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA
St Catherine University
S
Saint Paul, MN
St Catherine University

Private 4 Year

73% acceptance rate

  • 4,859enrollment
  • $20,523net price
  • $39,554tuition
  • 1120-1260SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Bethel University
B
Saint Paul, MN
Bethel University

Private 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 3,692enrollment
  • $28,706net price
  • $37,300tuition
  • 1030-1290SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA
Concordia College at Moorhead
C
Moorhead, MN
Concordia College at Moorhead

Private 4 Year

61% acceptance rate

  • 2,129enrollment
  • $24,228net price
  • $39,878tuition
  • 1080-1370SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA
Crown College
C
Saint Bonifacius, MN
Crown College

Private 4 Year

55% acceptance rate

  • 1,510enrollment
  • $22,622net price
  • $26,200tuition
  • 900-1160SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
M
Minneapolis, MN
Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Private 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 854enrollment
  • $27,182net price
  • $39,120tuition
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA
Northwestern College
N
Saint Paul, MN
 
Northwestern College

Private 4 Year

93% acceptance rate

  • 3,623enrollment
  • $24,516net price
  • $31,540tuition
  • 1050-1250SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA
North Central University
N
Minneapolis, MN
North Central University

Private 4 Year

90% acceptance rate

  • 1,115enrollment
  • $20,993net price
  • $24,240tuition
  • 1030-1210SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
S
Winona, MN
 
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

Private 4 Year

91% acceptance rate

  • 5,560enrollment
  • $22,554net price
  • $35,110tuition
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
The College of Saint Scholastica
S
Duluth, MN
The College of Saint Scholastica

Private 4 Year

66% acceptance rate

  • 4,043enrollment
  • $23,942net price
  • $37,212tuition
  • 1050-1270SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA