Metropolitan State University

St. Paul, MN

Metropolitan State University

St. Paul, MN

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Tuition & Fees

$8,249

$15,673

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

41%

male

59%

female

17

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

61%

acceptance rate

Accepted 549
Declined 338
Total Received 887
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Public

9,166

undergraduate students

1,046

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Metropolitan State University, founded in 1971, is a public university primarily serving working adults in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Its main campus is located in St. Paul, MN.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 10,212
Established in 1971
Coeducational Coeducational

Social Networks

Urban campus in St. Paul (population 306,621). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

Metropolitan State University
700 East Seventh Street
St. Paul, MN
55106

Campus Life

no
Housing available
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Application deadline (final deadline) June 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

61%

acceptance rate

Accepted 549
Declined 338
Total Received 887

Admissions Factors

Required

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record
Secondary School GPA
Secondary School Rank

Recommended

Admission test scores

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health insurance

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Talking books
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

76%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$3,892

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $7,136
Additional fees $1,113
Books & supplies $1,500
Total $9,749
Average Financial Aid - $3,892
Total with Avg. Aid $5,857

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 651 793-1414
F: 651 793-1410
financial.management@metrostate.edu

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Advertising.
Applied Mathematics, General.
Art/Art Studies, General.
Biochemistry.
Biology Teacher Education.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Chemistry, General.
Community Organization and Advocacy.
Computational Science.
Computer Programming/Programmer, General.
Computer Science.
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance.
Creative Writing.
Criminal Justice/Police Science.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist.
Dental Public Health and Education.
Developmental and Child Psychology.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Economics, General.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
English Language and Literature, General.
English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies.
Environmental Science.
Finance, General.
General Studies.
History, General.
Hospitality Administration/Management, General.
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
Information Science/Studies.
Information Technology.
International Business/Trade/Commerce.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mathematics Teacher Education.
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management.
Nursing Science.
Operations Management and Supervision.
Philosophy.
Playwriting and Screenwriting.
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing.
Psychology, General.
Public Administration.
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Social Sciences, General.
Social Studies Teacher Education.
Social Work.
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling.
Women's Studies.
Writing, General.

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Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • External degree program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors
  • Weekend College

10,212

total students

98%

in-state

2%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

90%

9,166
students

Female
59%
5,396

Male
41%
3,770

10%

1,046
students

Female
59%
620

Male
41%
426

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

38%

3,512
students

Female
57%
2,011

Male
43%
1,501

62%

5,654
students

Female
60%
3,385

Male
40%
2,269

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
22%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
15%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
46%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

2%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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