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Metropolitan State University

Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Metropolitan State University

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About Metropolitan State University

Metropolitan State University, commonly referred to as Metro State, is a four-year public university in the Twin Cities of Minnesota, United States. It is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system.


Located in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

700 East Seventh Street, Saint Paul, MN, 55106-5000, Ramsey County

Metropolitan State University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#644 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Minnesota

#16 of 110

2022 Best Public Colleges in Minnesota

#4 of 43

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Metropolitan State University is Business Management followed by Medical, Disciplinary Sciences, Security & Enforcement and Computer Sciences.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Metropolitan State University within four or six years.

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 6 years

Notable Alumni