August 2020

In the 2017-18 academic year, our member institutions awarded 5,201 master’s degrees. That’s 46 percent of all master’s degrees earned in the state, compared to 31 percent at the University of Minnesota and 17 percent at Minnesota State universities. What more, 47 percent of students of color earning master’s degrees in Minnesota do so at our private nonprofit universities.

Learn more in our graduate degrees report.