Minnesota has 130 higher education schools within its borders. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranked school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in the USA. Of the 130 schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. There are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Of the 130 schools in Minnesota, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Northwestern Health Sciences University comes out as the most expensive ($35,062/yr), with Minnesota State University-Mankato as the lowest recorded at only $10,396/yr.Minnesota Interesting Facts