Minneapolis, MN

School Details

The University of Minnesota is a public, four-year research institution of higher learning, with a flagship campus located in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. The university was founded in 1851 as a preparatory school and became a college in 1869. The college is bisected by the Mississippi River and the two separate sections of campus are known as the West and East Banks.

The university is composed of 19 colleges and schools, in addition to its four other campuses in Crookston, Duluth, Morris, and Rochester. The colleges and schools are:

  • Biological Sciences
  • Continuing Education
  • Dentistry
  • Design
  • Education and Human Development
  • Extension
  • Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
  • Graduate
  • Law
  • Liberal Arts
  • Management
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Pharmacy
  • Public Affairs
  • Public Health
  • Science and Engineering
  • Veterinary Medicine

In addition to traditional academic programs, the University of Minnesota also offers a variety of online degree and certificate programs.

Accreditation & Licensing

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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Art & Liberal Arts

Graduate Certificate in Multimedia Design & Development Graduate Certificate in Technical Communication


Bachelor of Science in Accounting Bachelor of Science in Communication Bachelor of Science in Finance Bachelor of Science in Management Bachelor of Science in Marketing Bachelor of Science in Sport & Recreation Management Certificate in Election Administration Graduate Certificate in Election Administration Master of Business Administration

Computer Science & IT

Master of Computer Science Master of Science in Computer Science


Graduate Certificate in Adult Literacy Graduate Certificate in K-12 Technology Integration Graduate Certificate in Online Learning Graduate Certificate in Parent Education Graduate Certificate in Talent Development & Gifted Education Master of Education in Family Education


Master of Science in Electrical Engineering


Executive Master of Public Health / Public Health Administration & Policy Graduate Certificate in Human Sexuality Graduate Certificate in Integrative Therapies & Healing Practices Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Health Information Technology for Health Professionals Graduate Certificate in Public Health Core Concepts Master of Arts in Integrative Health & Well-Being Coaching Master of Health Informatics Master of Public Health / Maternal & Child Health Master of Science in Dental Hygiene / Education Track

Psychology & Human Services

Master of Arts in Applied Child & Adolescent Development