- Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
- Top Majors: General Study
- Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
- Type: Public
- Gender: Coed
- Country: United States
- In State Tuition: $8,142
- Out of State Tuition: $14,727
- Religious Affiliation: None
- CEEB: 1245
- IPED: 174020
Metropolitan State helps people complete their bachelor's, master's or doctoral degree. It offers more than 60 undergraduate majors, 10 master's programs, graduate certificates plus applied doctorates in business administration and nursing practice.
Founded in 1971, the university is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system and is the only state university in the Twin Cities. It is a comprehensive urban university committed to meeting the higher education needs of those who live and work in the 13 county metropolitan area.
With a strong tradition of individualized educational programs, we are fully committed to high-quality, affordable education for working adults. Faculty, staff and more than 11,000 full- and part-time students reflect the areas rich diversity, provide a highly student-centered environment and demonstrate unwavering commitment to civic engagement. Look around our Web site. Youll discover that Metropolitan State University is also exciting—and just the place for you to choose to launch you into a bright new future.