Minnesota Graduate Schools

2023 Minnesota Graduate Schools Statistics

In Minnesota State, there are 109 colleges and universities - 53 public and 56 private schools. Among them, 45 schools are offering graduate programs.
37 Minnesota Graduate Schools offer the distance learning Opportunities (online degree/certificate programs) and 2 schools are online completely schools that all degree programs can be completed by online educationin Minnesota. Total 105,231 students are attending Minnesota Graduate Schools and the average students to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
The 2023 average graduate school tuition & fees at Minnesota Graduate Schools is $12,241 for Minnesota residents and $15,246 for out-of-state students. The next table shows the 2022-2023 statistics for Minnesota Graduate Schools.
Minnesota Graduate Schools Statistics
academic year 2022-2023
Number of Schools109 schools
By Types53 public, 56 private
By Levels103 undergraduate schools
45 graduate schools
By Categories
(where graduate program offered)
8 National Universities
4 Liberal Arts Colleges
3 Law Schools
2 Medical Schools
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$7,334 Minnesota residents
$17,455 out-of-state
Graduate$12,241 Minnesota residents
$15,246 out-of-state
Student Population375,253
Undergraduate270,022
Graduate105,231
Students to Faculty Ratio15.06 to 1

Minnesota Graduate Schools Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

The next table lists Minnesota Graduate Schools ordered by rank. The number in rank column refers to the rank in the Minnesota college ranking. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
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2022-2023 Minnesota Graduate Schools Comparison
Rank*NameGraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate StudentsOffered Degree/ProgramsNumber of Graduate ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
4 University of Minnesota-Twin CitiesPublic, 4 yearsMinneapolis, MN $30,425
($20,315 Residents)
15,707 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 535 programs 16 to 1
5 Bethel UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $11,981 954 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 110 programs 12 to 1
6 University of St ThomasPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $26,932 3,119 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 184 programs 13 to 1
7 Saint Johns UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCollegeville, MN $18,030 117 Master's 40 programs 11 to 1
8 College of Saint BenedictPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Joseph, MN $16,359 27 Master's 40 programs 11 to 1
9 Concordia College at MoorheadPrivate, 4 yearsMoorhead, MN $10,242 76 Master's 46 programs 12 to 1
10 Augsburg UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsMinneapolis, MN $13,732 730 Post-BS, Master's 99 programs 14 to 1
11 University of Northwestern-St PaulPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $9,360 92 Post-BS, Master's 75 programs 15 to 1
12 Winona State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsWinona, MN $13,334
($9,094 Residents)
751 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 117 programs 16 to 1
13 Minnesota State University-MankatoPublic, 4 yearsMankato, MN $14,068
($9,648 Residents)
1,914 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 257 programs 21 to 1
14 Crown CollegePrivate, 4 yearsSaint Bonifacius, MN $10,910 332 Post-BS, Master's 61 programs 17 to 1
15 Hamline UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $10,579 873 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 101 programs 13 to 1
16 Saint Mary's University of MinnesotaPrivate, 4 yearsWinona, MN $11,835 3,033 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 162 programs 17 to 1
17 The College of Saint ScholasticaPrivate, 4 yearsDuluth, MN $13,971 1,269 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 80 programs 10 to 1
18 Minnesota State University MoorheadPublic, 4 yearsMoorhead, MN $11,290 953 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 137 programs 17 to 1
19 Southwest Minnesota State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsMarshall, MN $9,633 412 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 92 programs 15 to 1
20 Bethany Lutheran CollegePrivate, 4 yearsMankato, MN $10,365 38 Master's 40 programs 12 to 1
21 University of Minnesota-DuluthPublic, 4 yearsDuluth, MN $30,074
($19,964 Residents)
865 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 160 programs 16 to 1
23 Saint Cloud State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsSaint Cloud, MN $14,367
($9,945 Residents)
1,851 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 213 programs 16 to 1
24 Bemidji State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsBemidji, MN $9,711 346 Post-BS, Master's 100 programs 16 to 1
25 St Catherine UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $18,210 1,173 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 131 programs 10 to 1
26 Metropolitan State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $10,570 806 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 102 programs 14 to 1
28 Concordia University-Saint PaulPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $8,550 2,473 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 105 programs 13 to 1
29 Capella UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsMinneapolis, MN $14,826 26,447 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 226 programs 35 to 1
30 Walden UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsMinneapolis, MN $10,381 36,014 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 134 programs 21 to 1
- Herzing University-MinneapolisPrivate, 4 yearsSt. Louis Park, MN $10,450 7 Master's, Post-MS 35 programs 14 to 1
- Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction StudiesPrivate, 4 yearsCenter City, MN $26,150 147 Master's 1 programs -
- Mitchell Hamline School of LawPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $36,420 1,192 Master's 2 programs -
- Bethlehem College & SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsMinneapolis, MN $9,800 127 Post-BS, Master's 9 programs 13 to 1
- Luther SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $19,175 410 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 6 programs -
- Adler Graduate SchoolPrivate, 4 yearsMinnetonka, MN $12,290 227 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 6 programs -
- Northwestern Health Sciences UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBloomington, MN $12,093 690 Post-BS, Master's 16 programs 4 to 1
- Martin Luther CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNew Ulm, MN $5,400 125 Post-BS, Master's 29 programs 9 to 1
- Bethany Global UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBloomington, MN $8,075 39 Master's 6 programs 16 to 1
- United Theological Seminary of the Twin CitiesPrivate, 4 yearsSt. Paul, MN $12,564 224 Master's 4 programs -
- Bethel Seminary-St PaulPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN $9,057 369 - - -
- Minneapolis College of Art and DesignPrivate, 4 yearsMinneapolis, MN $42,560 119 Master's 17 programs 9 to 1
- North Central UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsMinneapolis, MN $11,010 99 Master's 53 programs 11 to 1
- Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and SciencePrivate, 4 yearsRochester, MN $23,667 1,021 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 37 programs 4 to 1
- American Academy of Health and WellnessPrivate, 4 yearsRoseville, MN $15,705 23 Master's 2 programs -
- Rasmussen University-MinnesotaPrivate, 4 yearsSt. Cloud, MN $4,726 409 Master's, Post-MS 73 programs 13 to 1
Average$12,241 Residents
$15,246 Out-of-State
105,231 - 71 programs 15.06 to 1
*Minnesota college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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Graduate Programs at Minnesota Best Colleges

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5. Bethel UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN
6. University of St ThomasPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Paul, MN
7. Saint Johns UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCollegeville, MN
8. College of Saint BenedictPrivate, 4 yearsSaint Joseph, MN
9. Concordia College at MoorheadPrivate, 4 yearsMoorhead, MN
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