January 2018

Scholars at the Capitol scheduled for February
Students from 16 of our colleges will be on hand the morning of Feb. 21 in the Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda to present their research during the 2018 Private College Scholars at the Capitol. This is a public event so stop on by if you can make it.

Job and Internship Fair scheduled for Feb. 27
Undergraduates students from our member institutions will meet and interview with employers at the Minneapolis Convention Center for the 42nd annual Minnesota Private Colleges’ Job and Internship Fair, which is attended by more than 2,000 students each year.

Enrollment report released
The Council’s annual enrollment report is now available online for fall 2017. The report also includes comparisons to Minnesota public institutions.

Degrees earned reports now available online
The Council’s annual reports on bachelor’s and graduate degrees earned by students attending a Minnesota college or university were released in December.

Future of Undergraduate Education report published
The American Academy of Arts & Sciences recently published The Future of Undergraduate Education, The Future of America, which offers practical and actionable recommendations to improve the undergraduate experience.