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University of Minnesota Crookston
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  • 4 Year
  • CROOKSTON, MN

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

We will be hosting in-person classes for the 2021-2022 academic year. In-person campus tours are available.

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade A minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade A
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade A

About

2900 UNIVERSITY AVE
CROOKSTON, MN 56716
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II
Athletic Conference
Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference
From University of Minnesota Crookston

As one of five campuses of the world-renowned University of Minnesota system, the University of Minnesota Crookston is a four-year, public university with an enrollment of more than 1,800 students, located in Northwest Minnesota. We equip all students and faculty with laptop computers; provide individual attention and mentorship; and offer an active, hands-on approach to teaching and learning that puts students ahead of the competition!

We have a supportive, close-knit atmosphere where students, faculty, and staff interact and get to know one another. UMN Crookston also has a one-rate tuition plan – ALL students are charged the same standard in-state tuition rate, regardless of residency status. There is great value in our small campus experience because it results in a big degree from an established and highly regarded brand known for excellence: the University of Minnesota. The University of Minnesota Crookston no longer requires an ACT or SAT for admission!

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University of Minnesota Crookston Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
68%
SAT Range
1000-1180
ACT Range
19-24
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$11,483 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$10,587 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
88%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 8 responses
90%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 10 responses
82%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 11 responses

Majors

Exercise Science and Wellness

Health and wellness plays a significant role in our everyday lives, and for those who make an impact in the quality of life for others through this work is meaningful and rewarding. From conducting and interpreting physical fitness assessments to developing exercise prescriptions for various demographic populations, you’ll make a difference toward improving human health.

Online

Online Programs Offered
19
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
4
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
15
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    7%
  • On Campus
    54%
  • Online
    39%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,192 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,576
Undergrads Over 25
23%
Pell Grant
39%
Varsity Athletes
24%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Eager
    25%
  • Farmer
    25%
  • Outgoing
    25%
  • Driven
    13%
  • Purposeful
    13%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
53%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 15 responses
Poll
50%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 12 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Small Campus Big Degree
    50%
  • Key to my future
    25%
  • New opportunities
    25%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
50%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 7 responses

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