Quick fact: Minnesota first-year enrollments remain steady for 4-years
The number of first-time, degree-seeking students enrolling at Minnesota two-year public colleges as well as private for-profit colleges has decreased overall since 2004. Enrollment in four-year baccalaureate institutions has been steadier over the last decade — particularly at Minnesota Private College Council (MPCC) institutions and at the University of Minnesota.
|Minnesota sector||2004 enrollment||2014 enrollment||Change|
|U of M campuses||8,438||8,526||+1%|
|MnSCU 4-year universities||8,277||7,861||-5%|
|MnSCU 2-year colleges||29,997||18,217||-39%|