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Minnesota State University-Mankato Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

15,435 students

89% admitted

  • 12,415 full time
  • 3,020 part time
  • 6,122 men full time
  • 6,293 women full time
  • 6,411 applied
  • 5,675 admitted
  • 2,532 enrolled

12,661 Undergraduates

$14,146 tuition/year

  • 2,040 Graduates
  • 734 Non-Degree
  • $14,146 out of state
  • $864 fees
  • $7,368 room & board
  • $900 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Plains Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - other
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Mavericks
School Colors: Purple and gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Anthony from Champlin, MN
  • 0
  • msu-mankato ha been an amazing experience for me. i am doing well with my studies and have met a lot of new friends. i plan to earn my degree from…

  • Feb-09-2012 Read More
  • Erica from Cottage Grove, MN
  • 0
  • A very nice campus, with good class and professors. I very much enjoy attending school here. Its close enough to the cities so that there is always something to do.…

  • Apr-23-2012 Read More
  • Nicole from Saint Clair, MN
  • 0
  • Minnesota State University in Mankato has a small campus size with large population. With 15,000 students, lecture halls are unavoidable, and finding professors that are trying to make a…

  • Dec-23-2012 Read More
  • Libbie from Stillwater, MN
  • 0
  • Minnesota State University- Mankato is small, cheap, and has easy navigation. Mankato also has brand new dorms, a free bus system, cheap parking, and a well-rounded student body. The classes…

  • Jan-02-2013 Read More
Mission Statement

Minnesota State University, Mankato promotes learning through effective undergraduate and graduate teaching, scholarship, and research in service to the state, the region and the global community.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 3
  • Stefany from Prior Lake, MN
  • Jan-02-2012 I am a current student here

    Living on a floor of all girls can be really hard, so the stress level is exhausting. Thankfully, there are many other things to do.

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  • 5
  • Breanna from Eagan, MN
  • Dec-29-2011 I am a current student here

    I was scared to go to college. I was one of the kids who loved high school and wasn't ready to move on and go to college. By the time I got there, I was enjoying every minute of it. I have met friends that will last a lifetime, I have gotten myself involved with the soccer team and other activities that have been on campus, and I have been trying to get involved with clubs on campus. Even though I am only an hour or so away, I don't find myself coming home all that often. Even though I usually have soccer every weekend, I choose to stay on campus because I enjoy being at school.

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  • 5
  • NC from Mankato, MN
  • Nov-09-2011 I am a current student here

    I am enjoying it here. It is really easy to make friends here if you live in the dorms. Kids the first week will walk around and walk into other peoples rooms just to make friends. The dorms also have a lot of activities going on. Another great way to make friends.

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  • 4
  • Scott from Owatonna, MN
  • Nov-02-2011 I am a current student here

    The teachers are friendly and always willing to help you if you are struggling. Thanks to the relatively small class sizes, my instructors are capable of not only giving everyone individualized attention but also addressing the entire class.

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  • 4
  • Sydney from St. Paul, MN
  • Aug-31-2011 I am a current student here

    There are tons of on campus activities and things to do all the time. Big movies are played for free for students a few weeks after they come out in theaters. There is a bowling alley (often free during events) and really nice sports/exercise areas. There is always something to do or someone to talk to.

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