Metropolitan State University

Saint Paul, MN 55106

Located in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Metropolitan State University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities that operates 10 campuses in Alexandria, Anoka, Coon Rapids, Bemidji, Brainerd, White Bear Lake, Rosemount, Cloquet, Brooklyn Park, Hibbing.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 544 and 544 students were accepted.

Metropolitan State University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $6,563 and fees $1,003. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $13,391 and $1,003 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate71%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. Accelerated MSN
  2. Masters degrees (MSN, RN to MSN)
  3. Doctoral degrees (DNP)
  4. RN to BSN
  5. BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 104
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Postbaccalaureate certificate 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 23
Nursing Science Master's degree 4
Nursing Science Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 10

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Metropolitan State University

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
8.01 miles away
Vermont Technical College - Brattleboro Campus
9.14 miles away
Rasmussen College - Eagan Campus
10.04 miles away
Rasmussen College - Blaine Campus
13.85 miles away
Riverland Community College - Owatonna College and University Center
61.13 miles away
Saint Cloud State University
66.63 miles away
Rasmussen College - Mankato Campus
68.71 miles away
Minnesota State University-Mankato
72.07 miles away
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
77.76 miles away
Winona State University
94.39 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1975 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
10/10/2013 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
10/03/2003 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/16/1998 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price

$15,231

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$14,744
30k to 48k$15,344
48k to 75k$15,757
75k to 110k$19,559
Over 110k--
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $219.00 $446.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $359.00 $718.00

Student Population

7,571

Undergrads

786

Graduates

4,902

Women

3,455

Men

37%

Full-time

63%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
52%
Black/African American
19%
Asian
14%
Hispanic
5%
Two or more races
4%
Non-resident alien
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Minnesota Nurse Faculty Loan Forgiveness Program

The purpose this program is to recruit and retain health care professionals to needed areas and facilities in Minnesota.To be eligible, prospective participants must apply to the Office of [...]

Metropolitan State University MN Academic Excellence Scholarship

This program assists students who have demonstrated outstanding ability, achievement, and potential in one of several critical subject areas. Applicants must be Minnesota high school graduates [...]

Phillips/Laird Scholarship

Applicants must be members of the Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA) who are enrolled in a bachelor's or graduate degree program in nursing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to [...]


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Minnesota state board of nursing
Metropolitan State University
700 East Seventh Street
Saint Paul, MN 55106
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