School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Southwest Minnesota State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address1501 State St, Marshall, MN 56258-5468
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Southwest Minnesota State University is 91.03% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 27.66%. The application fees are $20 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate91.03 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)27.66 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$20
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

Southwest Minnesota State's 2023 tuition & fees is $9,482 for Minnesota residents and $10,122 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 6.75% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($9,482).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $8,818 for Minnesota residents and $9,633 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 9.24% compared to the last year's rate.
Minnesota ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,482$10,122
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,818$9,633
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 6,986 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 668 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Southwest Minnesota State has 6,556 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 430 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students6,986
Undergraduate Students6,556
Graduate Students430
Online Enrollment668

Degree Information and Campus Life

Southwest Minnesota State offers 88 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 30 out of the 88 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Southwest Minnesota State
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs88 Programs
Number of online programs30 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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