Undergraduate

Our institutions award 30% of all baccalaureate degrees in Minnesota — filling critical workforce needs — with 9,788 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2017-18. Our share of baccalaureate degrees for specific areas of study:

  • 49% of physical science degrees
  • 43% of foreign language degrees
  • 41% of nursing degrees
  • 38% of history degrees
  • 34% of business degrees
  • 33% of math and statistics degrees
  • 32% of biological science degrees
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Graduate

Our institutions award 46% of all master's degrees in Minnesota, with 5,201 master's degrees awarded in 2017-18. Our share of master's degrees for specific areas of study:

  • 100% of physician assistant degrees
  • 62% of education degrees
  • 58% of social work degrees
  • 53% of business and management degrees
  • 52% of nursing degrees
  • 48% of public administration degrees
  • 45% of computer/information sciences degrees