List of 48 best universities in Minnesota

We ranked 48 best universities in Minnesota based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 21M citations received by 422K publications made by 48 universities in Minnesota, measured the popularity of 1,553 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%
#2 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
31%
Net Price
$12,497
Receiving Aid
69%
Average Aid
$1,500
#3 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1425
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$30,843
#4 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1057
Average ACT
20
Net Price
$24,306
#5 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
87%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$31,799
#6 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1125
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
93%
#7 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$3,778
#8 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
39%
Average SAT
1365
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$35,589
#9 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
0%
Enrollment
49,695
Male:Female
18:82
#10 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
87%
Average SAT
1189
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$29,107
#11 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$18,912
#12 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1110
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$21,528
#13 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
75%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
99%
#14 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$27,960
#15 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
71%
Net Price
$26,701
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$32,521
#16 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
98%
#17 in Minnesota
Net Price
$16,874
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$4,293
Enrollment
38,930
#18 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$27,838
#19 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1019
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
99%
#20 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$4,790
#21 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$23,215
Receiving Aid
100%
#22 in Minnesota
Acceptance Rate
58%
Average SAT
1162
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$24,096
#23 in Minnesota
#1092 in North America
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
90%
#24 in Minnesota
#1113 in North America
Enrollment
501
Male:Female
43:57
#25 in Minnesota
#1150 in North America
Acceptance Rate
62%
Receiving Aid
95%
Average Aid
$6,860
Enrollment
7,552
#26 in Minnesota
#1197 in North America
Acceptance Rate
69%
Net Price
$16,521
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$16,143
#27 in Minnesota
#1246 in North America
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
1,242
Male:Female
45:55
Founded
2015
#28 in Minnesota
#1333 in North America
Acceptance Rate
55%
Net Price
$29,347
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$23,684
#29 in Minnesota
#1367 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$22,127
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$5,582
#30 in Minnesota
#1447 in North America
Acceptance Rate
92%
Net Price
$23,967
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$19,781
#31 in Minnesota
#1608 in North America
Acceptance Rate
93%
Average SAT
1049
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$22,259
#32 in Minnesota
#1633 in North America
Acceptance Rate
47%
Average SAT
1055
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$25,977
#33 in Minnesota
#1820 in North America
Acceptance Rate
65%
Net Price
$16,968
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$22,012
#34 in Minnesota
#1832 in North America
Acceptance Rate
87%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$21,396
#35 in Minnesota
#1883 in North America
Acceptance Rate
97%
Net Price
$25,881
Receiving Aid
89%
Average Aid
$6,330
#36 in Minnesota
#1907 in North America
Enrollment
147
Male:Female
42:58
#37 in Minnesota
#1917 in North America
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
98%
#38 in Minnesota
#1927 in North America
Acceptance Rate
84%
Net Price
$22,021
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$27,210
#40 in Minnesota
#1996 in North America
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
267
Male:Female
18:82
Founded
1969
#41 in Minnesota
#2008 in North America
Acceptance Rate
72%
Receiving Aid
93%
Average Aid
$10,511
Enrollment
2,530
#43 in Minnesota
#2124 in North America
Acceptance Rate
74%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
93%
#44 in Minnesota
#2196 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$17,898
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$13,918
#45 in Minnesota
#2221 in North America
Acceptance Rate
35%
Net Price
$5,635
Receiving Aid
16%
Average Aid
$5,125
#46 in Minnesota
#2230 in North America
Acceptance Rate
87%
Net Price
$21,169
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$6,589
#47 in Minnesota
#2346 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$24,374
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$6,275
#48 in Minnesota
#2348 in North America
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
940
Average ACT
19
Net Price
$17,485

Closest to Minnesota states

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Wisconsin 47 13
Iowa 39 49
South Dakota 15 239
North Dakota 14 186
Michigan 62 3
Nebraska 23 69
Illinois 100 16
Missouri 67 37
Kansas 32 65
Indiana 55 32
Ohio 90 19
Wyoming 1 140
Kentucky 38 61
Oklahoma 31 95
Colorado 38 44
Montana 12 148
Arkansas 24 126
Tennessee 56 51
West Virginia 26 107
Pennsylvania 155 10
Mississippi 18 135
New York 221 8
Virginia 63 40
Idaho 10 159
District of Columbia 15 70
Utah 20 46
Alabama 33 87
Maryland 34 12
North Carolina 65 17
Louisiana 27 78
New Mexico 12 80
Vermont 17 106
Delaware 5 90
Georgia 63 48
New Jersey 47 15
South Carolina 37 86
Texas 119 21
Connecticut 28 9
New Hampshire 16 68
Massachusetts 88 1
Rhode Island 12 52
Maine 19 156
Arizona 25 35
Washington 57 7
Nevada 10 131
Oregon 31 66
Florida 109 27
California 249 2
Alaska 6 178
Puerto Rico 52 404
Virgin Islands 1 799
Hawaii 10 189
American Samoa 1 1785
Northern Marianas 1 1824
Guam 2 601