School Overview

Saint Cloud State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Saint Cloud, Minnesota. Saint Cloud State ranked 23rd in Minnesota Colleges and 61st in Federal Region V.
It has a total enrollment of 11,841 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 19 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. Saint Cloud State's acceptance rate is 94.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Saint Cloud State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address720 Fourth Ave. South, Saint Cloud, MN 56301-4498
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School Category
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 Saint Cloud State University is 94.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21.00%. The application fees are $20 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate94.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$20
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

Saint Cloud State's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,170 for Minnesota residents and $18,010 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,192 for Minnesota residents and $13,412 for out-of-students.
Minnesota ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,170$18,010
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,192$13,412
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 11,841 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 790 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Saint Cloud State has 10,187 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,654 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students11,841
Undergraduate Students10,187
Graduate Students1,654
Online Enrollment790

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs206 Programs
Number of online programs14 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

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

Learning opportunities

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