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About the School:

Metropolitan State University is a public institution that was founded in 1971. It is also a member of the Minnesota State higher education system. Admission to this university is considered competitive, with an acceptance rate of 56%. It has a gender distribution of 59% female and 41% male students. The top 10 majors offered by MSU are individualized studies, psychology, MANE BSN, business administration, accounting, human services, computer science, social work, alcohol & drug counseling, and criminal justice.

Online Presence:

The university offers fully online academic programs at undergraduate and graduate levels, including various certification programs. To see the full list, visit their degree programs page.

Currently available undergraduate programs:

  • Business Administration (BS)
  • Criminal Justice (BA)
  • Dental Hygiene (BS-Completion Program)
  • Finance (BS)
  • Health System Studies (BS)
  • Human Resource Management (BS)
  • Individualized Studies (BA)
  • Law Enforcement (BS) for licensed peace officers
  • Management (BS)
  • Marketing (BS)
  • Nursing RN-BSN (BS-Completion Program, one clinical experience required)
  • Organizational Administration (BAS)
  • Supply Chain and Operations Management (BS)

Currently available graduate programs:

  • Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Nonprofit Leadership and Management (MNLM)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Master of Public and Nonprofit Administration (MPNA)
  • Master of Science in Management Information Systems (MS in MIS)

Laptop Programs:

Metropolitan State University provides loaned laptops to currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students who need them to complete their academic programs. These are provided on a first-come, first-served basis. To be eligible, you need to be a registered student and need to have at least one credit-bearing course. Also, you need to be in good financial standing with the university. To know more about the program, visit the Student Laptop Loaner Program page.

Accreditation:

Metropolitan State University has accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

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