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2022 Top private universities in Minnesota

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  2. #5 Top Private Universities in Minnesota.

    Gustavus Adolphus College

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    4 Year,

    SAINT PETER, MN,

    865 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Amazing professors who are good humans, first and foremost.Driven students. Tons of interests. Many minds. Even more perspectives.Extremely intriguing and useful courses.Resources. Resources. Resources. Make use of them!Liberal arts. Nothing beats it.Cliquey. Very much so.Drama. Ugh. Worse than middle school, if you're into that. There's plenty of crowds that don't run like that, however. Just be patient with yourself to find them.Not-too-Christian. (Hope this is reformed).Homey. Small. Sincere. Personal.Trust me, it's better than what the pictures show. It's better than what's advertised. It's home for four years, and a nice one..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $26,701,

    SAT Range: 1080-1340,

  3. #6 Top Private Universities in Minnesota.

    Concordia College

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    4 Year,

    MOORHEAD, MN,

    774 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Rigorous academics, and a value on education, beyond the confines of a classroom. Close-knit campus community, and alumni- with many opportunities for hands-on learning, networking, internships, and...Very friendly campus community, with big city amenities, and two large universities close by. Having toured other small colleges, Concordia stood out to me due to it’s friendly, down-to-earth community, and emphasis on being globally aware, and engaged. I’d like to see more international...Concordia college has many excellent resources available- whether that be for furthering education, internship placement, research opportunities, or medical school preparation. The music program, and...Winters are brutal here, but that makes studying abroad all the more enticing!.

    Read 774 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 58%,

    Net Price: $24,096,

    SAT Range: 1020-1320,

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  5. #7 Top Private Universities in Minnesota.

    St. Catherine University

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    4 Year,

    SAINT PAUL, MN,

    1016 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says St. Catherine University has been an excellent fit for me. I have found a strong, tight-knit community and enjoy the ability to make close connections with my professors and classmates. The all-women....

    Read 1016 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 76%,

    Net Price: $18,912,

    SAT Range: 1080-1240,

  6. #8 Top Private Universities in Minnesota.

    Saint John's University - Minnesota

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    4 Year,

    COLLEGEVILLE, MN,

    396 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The diversity in Saint Johns is surprisingly well diverse. This school has a variety of different types of students, and you do not feel left out when you are talking about race. It is a beautiful....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $28,128,

    SAT Range: 990-1190,

  7. #12 Top Private Universities in Minnesota.

    Dunwoody College of Technology

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    4 Year,

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN,

    180 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Specialists are popular. Each industry from development and assembling to transportation and data innovation needs architects to take care of issues and drive advancement. In Dunwoody's School of Engineering, your instruction begins on the very beginning. Coursework is venture based, which implies hypothetical designing standards are fortified and experienced through....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 97%,

    Net Price: $25,881,

  8. #14 Top Private Universities in Minnesota.

    Bethany Lutheran College

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    4 Year,

    MANKATO, MN,

    234 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I consider myself very blessed to have been able to attend Bethany. I met fantastic people on campus - some of my dearest friends - and I know Bethany's education really set me up for success. I was....

    Read 234 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 65%,

    Net Price: $16,968,

    SAT Range: 950-1150,

  9. #16 Top Private Universities in Minnesota.

    Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

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    4 Year,

    WINONA, MN,

    464 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Saint Mary's University of MN is a 4-year undergraduate college located in Winona, MN. The staff to student ratio is small which prospers amazing relationships between faculty and students. The....

    Read 464 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $22,021,

    SAT Range: 1030-1200,

  10. #17 Top Private Universities in Minnesota.

    Bethel University - Minnesota

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    4 Year,

    SAINT PAUL, MN,

    773 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I absolutely love Bethel University! The community that is found in this Christ-centered place is like none other. I have never attended a school who's staff has so much love and care for each and....

    Read 773 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 87%,

    Net Price: $29,107,

    SAT Range: 1040-1320,

  11. Concordia University - St. Paul

    4 Year,

    SAINT PAUL, MN,

    364 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Concordia University in St. Paul is all about inclusion and community. Although it is a smaller school, that is what makes it great. Students are able to connect well with their professors and will...Concordia University as a whole offers variety of majors from the arts, business, healthcare like nursing practice, education, sports communication, music, theology studies and more. As a sophomore....

    Read 364 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 69%,

    Net Price: $16,521,

    SAT Range: 920-1110,

  12. North Central University

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    4 Year,

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN,

    603 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says North Central University is one of the finest universities out there! Especially is you're going into Worship leading, music, or ASL (American Sign Language), North Central is the place to be!....

    Read 603 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 93%,

    Net Price: $22,259,

    SAT Range: 950-1160,

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