University of Minnesota--Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN

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The University of Minnesota—Twin Cities, located in urban Minneapolis, MN, offers highly ranked schools which include the Carlson School of Management, College of Education and Human Development, and law school. This public institution, founded in 1851, is actually located in two different cities, Minneapolis and St. Paul, which is how they got their name “twin cities”. There are also numerous clubs and organizations at the University of Minnesota.

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Quick Facts


100 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0213
Institutional Control: Public
Year Founded: 1851

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
rolling application deadline
45.4% accepted

2014-2015 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
N/A Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$20,810 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


Specialties

#15
Business
#23
Engineering
#5
Chemical
#14
Management
#3
Management Information Systems
#12
Marketing

School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: N/A
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, certificate, diploma, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Agricultural business and management, other, Animal sciences, general, Food science, Plant sciences, general, Computer systems analysis/analyst, Fishing and fisheries sciences and management, Forestry, other, Architecture, Environmental design/architecture, American/united states studies/civilization, African-american/black studies, American indian/native american studies, Hispanic-american, puerto rican, and mexican-american/chicano studies, Women's studies, Journalism, Communication, journalism, and related programs, other, Computer science, Computer systems networking and telecommunications, Funeral service and mortuary science, general, Education, general, Special education and teaching, general, Adult and continuing education and teaching, Elementary education and teaching, Kindergarten/preschool education and teaching, Agricultural teacher education, Business teacher education, Music teacher education, Physical education teaching and coaching, Education, other, Engineering, general, Aerospace, aeronautical and astronautical/space engineering, Agricultural engineering, Bioengineering and biomedical engineering, Chemical engineering, Civil engineering, general, Computer engineering, general, Electrical and electronics engineering, Environmental/environmental health engineering, Materials engineering, Mechanical engineering, Industrial engineering, Geological/geophysical engineering, Foreign languages and literatures, general, Linguistics, Comparative literature, East asian languages, literatures, and linguistics, other, Russian language and literature, Germanic languages, literatures, and linguistics, other, French language and literature, Italian language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Classics and classical languages, literatures, and linguistics, general, Family and consumer economics and related services, other, Foods, nutrition, and related services, other, Housing and human environments, general, Apparel and textiles, general, English language and literature, general, Rhetoric and composition, Liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, Biology/biological sciences, general, Biochemistry, Botany/plant biology, other, Cell/cellular biology and histology, Medical microbiology and bacteriology, Animal physiology, Physiology, general, Ecology, Neuroscience, Mathematics, general, Statistics, general, Environmental science, Nutrition sciences, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Parks, recreation and leisure studies, Sport and fitness administration/management, Kinesiology and exercise science, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Jewish/judaic studies, Bible/biblical studies, Architecture and related services, other, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Chemistry, general, Geology/earth science, general, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Developmental and child psychology, Anthropology, Criminology, Economics, general, Applied economics, Econometrics and quantitative economics, Geography, International relations and affairs, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Urban studies/affairs, Dance, general, Design and visual communications, general, Interior design, Graphic design, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Film/video and photographic arts, other, Art/art studies, general, Art history, criticism and conservation, Music, general, Audiology/audiologist and speech-language pathology/pathologist, Dentistry, Dental hygiene/hygienist, Dental services and allied professions, other, Clinical/medical laboratory science and allied professions, other, Music therapy/therapist, Registered nursing/registered nurse, Business/commerce, general, Operations management and supervision, Non-profit/public/organizational management, Accounting, Finance, general, Human resources management/personnel administration, general, Labor and industrial relations, International business/trade/commerce, Marketing/marketing management, general, Insurance, Sales, distribution, and marketing operations, general, Retailing and retail operations, Construction management, History, general

Minors Offered

Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences, Agricultural business and management, other, International agriculture, Animal sciences, general, Food science, Agronomy and crop science, Horticultural science, Plant protection and integrated pest management, Soil science and agronomy, general, Computer systems analysis/analyst, Computer science, Computer systems networking and telecommunications, Teacher education and professional development, specific levels and methods, other, Physical education teaching and coaching, Teaching english as a second or foreign language/esl language instructor, Education, other, Industrial engineering, Engineering, other, Linguistics, Language interpretation and translation, Comparative literature, East asian languages, literatures, and linguistics, other, Russian language and literature, German language and literature, Scandinavian languages, literatures, and linguistics, Germanic languages, literatures, and linguistics, other, French language and literature, Italian language and literature, Portuguese language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Hebrew language and literature, Classics and classical languages, literatures, and linguistics, Latin language and literature, Family and consumer economics and related services, other, Housing and human environments, general, Family and consumer sciences/human sciences, other, English language and literature, general, Rhetoric and composition, Biology/biological sciences, general, Biochemistry, Botany/plant biology, other, Medical microbiology and bacteriology, Entomology, Pharmacology, Marine biology and biological oceanography, Neuroscience, Mathematics, general, Statistics, general, Environmental studies, Environmental science, Fishing and fisheries sciences and management, Wood science and wood products/pulp and paper technology, Forestry, other, Natural resources and conservation, other, Medieval and renaissance studies, Nutrition sciences, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Parks, recreation and leisure studies, Parks, recreation and leisure facilities management, general, Sport and fitness administration/management, Philosophy, Religion/religious studies, Jewish/judaic studies, Bible/biblical studies, Architecture, Environmental design/architecture, Astronomy, Atmospheric sciences and meteorology, general, Chemistry, general, Geology/earth science, general, Geological and earth sciences/geosciences, other, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Developmental and child psychology, Psychology, other, Anthropology, Criminology, Economics, general, Applied economics, Geography, International relations and affairs, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Urban studies/affairs, American/united states studies/civilization, Russian, central european, east european and eurasian studies, African-american/black studies, American indian/native american studies, Hispanic-american, puerto rican, and mexican-american/chicano studies, Women's studies, Gay/lesbian studies, Industrial and product design, Design and applied arts, other, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Film/video and photographic arts, other, Art/art studies, general, Art history, criticism and conservation, Music, general, Audiology/audiologist and speech-language pathology/pathologist, Public health, other, Business administration and management, general, Operations management and supervision, Accounting, Finance, general, Labor and industrial relations, International business/trade/commerce, Marketing/marketing management, general, Insurance, Sales, distribution, and marketing operations, general, Retailing and retail operations, Construction management, Business, management, marketing, and related support services, other, History, general, History and philosophy of science and technology, Mass communication/media studies, Digital communication and media/multimedia, Communication, journalism, and related programs, other

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 34,351
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 27,943
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 2,192

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Student patrols; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: Crew (heavyweight), crew (lightweight)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, skiing (nordic), swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), wrestling
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, skiing (nordic), soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 12 14 8
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 4 2 7
Aggravated assault 1 1 3
Burglary 38 28 16
Motor vehicle theft 1 7 3
Arson 0 0 2
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 8 13 6
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1
Aggravated assault 0 0 1
Burglary 6 9 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 5 5 6
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 2 1 3
Aggravated assault 0 0 1
Burglary 16 12 11
Motor vehicle theft 6 9 5
Arson 0 1 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 3 0
Drug law violations 20 21 23
Liquor law violations 113 119 128
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 15 15 13
Liquor law violations 46 69 45
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 3 0
Liquor law violations 4 5 2

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.