Minot State University: Review & Facts

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Minot State University is a small four-year, public school with 3,355 students enrolled. This school was established in 1913 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Minot, North Dakota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
72
Fair
Minot State University will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Minot State University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 72 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Education, Management, Social Work, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
75%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Minot State University student retention rate is fair at 75% (above North Dakota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Minot State University is low: 40%. Roughly 4% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Minot State University is pretty good: 12:1. Find out more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,500
Low
Average tuition prices are low, around $5,100 annually. The additional fees at Minot State University not covered by tuition are approximately $1,400; which comes to $6,500 per year.

Read the details about Minot State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
57%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 840 applications were submitted and 477 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Minot State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,400
Low
Minot State University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Minot State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
Minot State University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 800 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: approximately $2,400 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Minot State University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. This college has been investigated by the government for possible crime reporting violations. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Minot State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Minot State University, 500 University Ave W, Minot, North Dakota 58707, USA
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