University of Minnesota-Crookston
Crookston, MN 56716-5001


Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 2,676
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 8%
Student to faculty ratio 16:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 702 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

University of Minnesota-Crookston is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,288 applications and 878 students were granted admission. University of Minnesota-Crookston is at the #66 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 92% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 5% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT800 to 1100
ACT20 to 24

Application Fee

Undergrad students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, University of Minnesota-Crookston's tuition was $10,180 for all students regardless of residency (77.5% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year public institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $12,440
In State Tuition
National Average = $5,735
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $5,735
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 91% of University of Minnesota-Crookston's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 33% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,480 (which is 1.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Minnesota-Crookston in 2016-2017, was 142, which is 63% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,564 (which is 4.9% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,432
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,302
Financial aid
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Minnesota-Crookston has enrolled a total of 2,676 students (1,187 students full-time and 1,489 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,676 students, 232 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 959 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 55%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 31%

Black/African American: 4%

Non-resident alien: 4%

Hispanic: 3%

Asian: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Minnesota-Crookston.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 22% 68 18
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 17% 54 0
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 11% 36 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 7% 22
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 5% 16
Education 3% 8
Natural Resources And Conservation 2% 6
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 2% 6 0
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 1% 4
Health Professions And Related Programs 1% 3 1

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Minnesota-Crookston full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of University of Minnesota-Crookston graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,500. Last year, out of the total 541 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 509 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 579 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 538 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $35,500 $41,300
Employment Rate 94% 93%
Total Graduates 541 579

Campus Location

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83.7 mile away