tuition & fees
graduate tuition & fees
acceptance rate
Student Population
online students
Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
Graduation Rate

About Metropolitan State University

Metropolitan State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
It has a total enrollment of 7,861 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The acceptance rate at Metropolitan State University is 56.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Metropolitan State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Address700 East Seventh Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106-5000
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Metropolitan State University is 56.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 28.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate56.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)28.00 %
Graduate Application Fees$20

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Metropolitan State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $8,249 for Minnesota residents and $15,673 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $9,147 for Minnesota residents and $17,552 for out-of-students.
Minnesota ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,249$15,673
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,147$17,552

Student Population

At Metropolitan State University, total 7,861 are attending classes. Among them, 1,580 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Metropolitan State has 7,031 students and the graduate school has 830 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students7,861
Undergraduate Students7,031
Graduate Students830
Online Enrollment1,580

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs82 Programs
Number of online programs18 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification