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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato


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Why Minnesota State Mankato?

If you are searching for quality and affordability, diversity and community, and a place where you are challenged and supported as you pursue your goals, Minnesota State Mankato is the place for you.

Quality and Value

We offer academic programs with national reputations. Classes are taught by dedicated faculty who are outstanding teachers and respected scholars. Along with the exceptional quality of our programs and faculty, our reasonable tuition makes us one of the best educational values in the country.

Research and Experience

Our programs encourage students to engage in research projects with faculty and other students. We provide the opportunity to conduct cutting–edge research in state–of–the–art facilities, many of which rival those at major research institutions. Many programs offer an applied focus with an emphasis on direct experience in business and agency settings.

Flexibility and Choice

With more than 85 master's degree and graduate certificate programs and four doctoral degree programs to choose from, Minnesota State Mankato blends the opportunity and excitement of a comprehensive university with the personal attention that is the hallmark of quality graduate education. Students flourish in an inclusive community that embraces both the diversity of academic disciplines and the diversity of our student body. With many graduate programs and courses available at our new site at 7700 France Avenue in Edina and online, earning your graduate degree from Minnesota State Mankato is more convenient than ever.