Southwest Minnesota State University News

These 4-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Minnesota

National American University-Roseville, Metropolitan State University and Argosy University-Twin Cities have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in Minnesota, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

State institution: These 4-year Minnesota schools attract the fewest in-state students

Walden University, Capella University and Carleton College enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year Minnesota schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

62 percent of applicants to Southwest Minnesota State University were admitted for fall 2017

At Southwest Minnesota State University, 91 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 59 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at Southwest Minnesota State University

Tuition and fees rose 3.2 percent for 2017-18 at Southwest Minnesota State University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 656 degrees, certificates from Southwest Minnesota State University

About 30.8 percent of the 656 degrees and certificates handed out by the Southwest Minnesota State University in 2016-17 were to students in Education programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the

The price of education: Which 4-year Minnesota schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Minnesota residents attending four-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Bethlehem College & Seminary, Metropolitan State University and Minnesota State University-Mankato, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

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