111 South Broadway, Suite 300
Rochester, MN 55904
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School Highlights

University of Minnesota-Rochester serves 572 students (94% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is equal to the state average of 37%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 572 students
  • In-state tuition: $13,056
  • Out-state tuition: $13,056
  • Acceptance Rate: 60%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Minority enrollment: 37%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

University of Minnesota-Rochester ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 90 teachers has grown by 119% over five years.
University of Minnesota-Rochester
(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
90 staff
153 staff
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Student Body

The student population of University of Minnesota-Rochester has grown by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The University of Minnesota-Rochester diversity score of 0.57 is equal to the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
572 students
2,525 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
17:1
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# Full-Time Students
536 students
1,109 students
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# Part-Time Students
36 students
1,416 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
386 students
348 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
536 students
1,099 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
32 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
36 students
1,062 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
17 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
267 students
112 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
14%
6%
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% Hispanic
7%
7%
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% Black
9%
12%
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% White
63%
63%
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% Two or more races
4%
4%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
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% Unknown races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.57
0.57
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
2.61%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
1.03%
0.97%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$55,100
$36,900
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $13,056 is more than the state average of $5,427. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $13,056 is more than the state average of $6,082. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$13,056
$5,427
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$13,056
$6,082
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
90%
84%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$19,500
$12,264
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$8,985
$6,747
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Acceptance Rate
60%
80%
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SAT Total Avg.
1,790
1,790
SAT Reading
625
625
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SAT Math
600
600
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SAT Writing
565
565
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ACT Total Avg.
82
79
ACT Composite
25
24
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ACT English
24
24
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ACT Math
25
23
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ACT Writing
8
8
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does University of Minnesota-Rochester cost?

University of Minnesota-Rochester's tuition is approximately $13,056 for In-State students and $13,056 for Out-State students.

What is the acceptance rate of University of Minnesota-Rochester?

The acceptance rate of University of Minnesota-Rochester is 60%, which is lower than the state average of 80%. University of Minnesota-Rochester's acceptance rate is ranked among the top community colleges in Minnesota with low acceptance rates.

What is University of Minnesota-Rochester's ranking?

University of Minnesota-Rochester ranks among the top 20% of community college in Minnesota for: Lowest acceptance rates and Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 572 students
  • In-state tuition: $13,056
  • Out-state tuition: $13,056
  • Acceptance Rate: 60%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Minority enrollment: 37%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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