Minnesota State University Moorhead is a public, state school located in the urban setting of Moorhead, MN
Founded in 1885, Minnesota State University Moorhead currently enrolls around 5,547 students a year, including 4,447 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.
Minnesota State University Moorhead's endowment was valued at $29,661,011 in 2021. For each full-time student, Minnesota State University Moorhead spends about $8,158.
Acceptance rate: 66%
Average GPA: 3.48
Mean ACT score: 22
Early Decision or Early Action: No/No
2022 Regular Decision Notification Date: June 1
Admission to Minnesota State University Moorhead is moderately difficult. Around 66 percent of all applicants to Minnesota State University Moorhead are accepted each year.
Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.48 on a 4.0 scale. The mean ACT scores is 22.
In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.
The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.
Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.
About 70 percent of students who start at Minnesota State University Moorhead come back the next year. Out of the 887 students who started at Minnesota State University Moorhead as first-time freshman, 303 graduate within four years.
Around 54 percent of students who started at Minnesota State University Moorhead earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.
Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $37,275 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.
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All applicants will receive an admissions decision by June 1.
Read on to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics and majors and more. Or, visit the College Confidential forums to join the conversation about Minnesota State University Moorhead and get personalized recommendations for colleges and universities that offer what you're looking for in a school.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Minnesota State University Moorhead is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Minnesota State University Moorhead is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Wondering what life at Minnesota State University Moorhead is like? There are approximately 5,860 students enrolled at Minnesota State University Moorhead, including 4,828 undergraduate students and 1,032 graduate students. 81% percent of students attend school full-time, 67% percent are from MN and 33% percent of students are from other states.
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