University of Minnesota - Morris is a liberal arts college that offers an undergraduate education and assists students in developing important skills useful in pursuit of graduate education or employment. A liberal arts curriculum exposes students to a variety of topics and subjects. The school is located in Morris, Minnesota, which is a predominantly rural area. Approximately 1,800 students are enrolled per year at University of Minnesota - Morris.
Here is a list of some of the popular programs University of Minnesota - Morris offers:
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Physical Sciences
To be considered for admissions, you may be required to complete an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit high school records and test scores, which are then studied by the admissions office. A SAT or ACT exam may be required prior to applying, with scores in a range of 1510 - 1930 on the SAT and between 23 - 28 on the ACT is typical among students admitted to University of Minnesota - Morris. This school has an acceptance rate of around 62% of which only 32% chose to enroll. Additional information regarding admissions for prospective students can be found through the school site or simply by requesting for it here.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is close to $13,000, but may change yearly. Students are encouraged to use the school's tuition calculator to better estimate their cost of attendance. The price of on-campus housing is about $3,700 per year. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the necessary requirements by way of scholarships, grants, and loans.
The University of Minnesota - Morris "Cougars" compete in a number of intercollegiate sports through participation in the NCAA. Available sports offered:
- Baseball (NCAA Division III)
- Basketball (NCAA Division III)
- Track & Field (NCAA Division III)
Contact information, admission forms, programs offered, and much more can be viewed on school's website at morris.umn.edu/.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give you an idea of the candidates University of Minnesota – Morris accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Total enrollment at University of Minnesota – Morris is around 1,900 students, where graduate students make up roughly 22% of the student body.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $13,400. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $25 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- The estimated tuition range is around $12,000-$14,000 per year
- Part time students pay in the range of $460 to $550 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||93%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||86%||$9,172|
|Receiving Student Loans||58%||$7,769|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help support students, University of Minnesota – Morris may provide services to students like those listed below:
- Online classes
- Academic counseling for students
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
The overall graduation rate of University of Minnesota – Morris is around 63%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||50%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||10%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||3%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
- * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 1969)
University of Minnesota – Morris is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division III (with football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Upper Midwest Athletic Conference)
- Basketball (Upper Midwest Athletic Conference)
- Track and Field (Upper Midwest Athletic Conference)
- Football (Upper Midwest Athletic Conference)
- Swimming and Diving
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by University of Minnesota – Morris by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
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