Quick fact: Grad and completion rates highest in state
At 66 percent, our four-year graduation rate is the highest in the Midwest and higher than the University of Minnesota (53 percent) and Minnesota State universities (23 percent) systems. Nationally, our graduation rate ranks third.
Among those students who start at and graduate from our colleges, nine out of 10 complete their degree in four years or less. That compares to seven out of 10 at the University of Minnesota and five out of 10 at Minnesota State universities.