March 2017

Although our 17 member institutions awarded 29 percent of all bachelor’s degrees in Minnesota in the 2015-16 academic year, they awarded a larger proportion of bachelor’s degrees in several key areas of study including:

  • 50 percent of physical sciences degrees (chemistry, physics, geology and astronomy)
  • 48 percent of history degrees
  • 41 percent of foreign languages degrees
  • 36 percent of mathematics and statistics degrees
  • 36 percent of health professions degrees

Read the full Bachelor's Degrees Granted report.