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University of Minnesota - Crookston - ACT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data


University of Minnesota Crookston Description:

Located in Northwestern Minnesota, the University of Minnesota at Crookston (UMC) is one of the five main campuses in the University of Minnesota System. The university has been offering bachelor's degree programs since 1993, and has built a niche for itself in scientific, technical and professional fields. Programs in natural resources and business are among the most popular. All students are provided with laptop computers, and the school values student interaction with the faculty and a hands-on approach to education. With a 16 to 1 student / faculty ratio, Crookston is better equipped to deliver individual attention than many larger public universities. On the athletic front, the UMC Golden Eagles compete in the NCAA Division II Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Equestrian competes in the Division II Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).

Admissions Data (2012):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 2,764 (all undergraduate)
  • Gender Breakdown: 48% Male / 52% Female
  • 50% Full-time

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Costs (2012 - 13):

  • Tuition and Fees: $11,456
  • Books: $1,000 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $7,018
  • Other Expenses: $2,286
  • Total Cost: $21,760

University of Minnesota Crookston Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 91%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 84%
    • Loans: 69%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $8,324
    • Loans: $6,948

Most Popular Majors:

Agronomy, Business Administration, Natural Resources

Transfer, Retention and Graduation Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 73%
  • Transfer Out Rate: 41%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 31%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 47%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

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University of Minnesota Crookston Mission Statement:

mission statement from http://www3.crk.umn.edu/info/mission.htm

"The University of Minnesota , Crookston (UMC) is integral to the University's statewide land grant mission. The college provides its unique contribution through applied, career-oriented learning programs that combine theory, practice and experimentation in a technologically rich environment. UMC connects its teaching, research and outreach to serve the public good."

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