Serving nearly 400,000 students, Minnesota State is the fourth largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States with 30 colleges, 7 universities, and 54 campuses across the state. We are also proud to partner with business an industry throughout Minnesota and beyond...
Students and employers alike can rest assured Minnesota State provides a high quality education. Our colleges and universities are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, and many of the academic programs offered have received specialized accreditations. Our faculty, too, are credentialed, experienced, and dedicated.
Minnesota State not only offers over 3,700 academic programs, but also offers the most affordable tuition in the state. The average annual tuition and fees for a full-time student at a Minnesota State college is $5,364, and $8,028 at a Minnesota State university.
The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system of distinct and collaborative institutions offers higher education that meets the personal and career goals of a wide range of individual learners, enhances the quality of life for all Minnesotans and sustains vibrant economies throughout the state.
The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system will enable the people of Minnesota to succeed by providing the most accessible, highest value education in the nation.
Accountability Dashboard - The Accountability Dashboard for the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system is designed to track progress in reaching the system's strategic goals and to encourage continuous improvement of system institutions.