Total Enrollment 6,740
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 20 : 1

Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St, Marshall, Minnesota 56258-5468
(507) 537-7678

Southwest Minnesota State University prepares students to meet the complex challenges of this century as engaged citizens in their local and global communities. Our comprehensive degree programs, taught in the liberal arts tradition, are dedicated to connecting students' academic and practical professional development experiences in southwestern Minnesota to the wider world.

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Student Services Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus Setting Rural: Fringe
Disability Services Student 4%
Yearly Application Deadline Aug 20
Admissions Office Phone 800-642-0684
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address 1501 State St. Marshall, MN 56258
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website (find financial aid info here)
Application Website
Application Fee $20

In order to be accepted to Southwest Minnesota State University, you should have:

  • SAT and ACT test scores
Test Scores
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 19
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 24
ACT English (25th Percentile) 19
ACT English (75th Percentile) 25
ACT Math (25th Percentile) 19
ACT Math (75th Percentile) 24
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