Accredited Online Colleges Based in Minnesota

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshman Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate

1414 College Way
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
(218) 736-1500

No N/A 86% 32%

1593 11th Ave
Granite Falls, MN 56241
(320) 564-4511

No N/A 89% 46%

1200 Shakopee Town Square
Shakopee, MN 55379
(952) 345-1200

No N/A 100% 50%

5700 W Broadway
Minneapolis, MN 55428
(763) 535-3000

No N/A 100% 73%

1401 West 76th Street
Richfield, MN 55423
(612) 861-2000

No N/A 100% 28%

1550 West Highway 36
Roseville, MN 55113
(651) 855-6300

No N/A 100% 46%

3003 Snelling Avenue North
Saint Paul, MN 55113
(651) 631-5100

No N/A 100% 63%

3629 95th Avenue NE
Blaine, MN 55014
(763) 795-4720

No N/A N/A N/A

17685 Juniper Path
Lakeville, MN 55044
(952) 892-9000

No N/A 100% N/A

720 Fourth Ave. South
Saint Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 308-0121

No N/A 83% 50%

435 Ford Rd
Saint Louis Park, MN 55426
(952) 487-7226

No N/A 95% 7%
University of Phoenix is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. University of Phoenix was placed on Notice by The Higher Learning Commission, effective June 27, 2013. For additional information, contact The Higher Learning Commission,

235 Marshall Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55102
(651) 846-1600

No N/A 91% 24%

2101 15th Ave NW
Willmar, MN 56201
(320) 222-5200

No N/A 87% 37%

3680 Pheasant Ridge Dr NE
Blaine, MN 55449
(763) 225-8000

No N/A 100% N/A

7801 Metro Parkway- Ste 200
Bloomington, MN 55425
(952) 356-3600

No N/A 100% 8%

1201 2nd Street South
Waite Park, MN 56387
(320) 257-2000

No N/A 100% 45%

6200 Shingle Creek Pkwy. Ste. 130
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
(763) 852-7500

No N/A 93% 20%

1401 West 76th Street, Suite 300
Richfield, MN 55423
(877) 609-8889

No N/A N/A N/A

2521 Pennington Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901
(507) 536-9500

No N/A 100% 43%

2211 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454
(612) 330-1000

No N/A 100% 65%


Minnesota Schools vs US State Average

Graduation Rate and Average Test score at Public 4-year Institutions

    • 56% Minnesota
      Graduation Rate
    • 22.8 ACT Minnesota
      Average Test Score
    • 56% National
      Graduation Rate
    • 21.1 ACT National
      Average Test Score

Average Tuitions and Fees in Minnesota

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Minnesota Institutions

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Thirty-two institutions comprise the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System, as well as numerous public community colleges, and five major University of Minnesota campuses

Minnesota is a diverse state, with several major employers, including the Mayo Foundation, state government entities, Land O Lakes, Target Corporation, Delta Air Lines and 3M Co . Many online colleges in Minnesota offer certificate and degree programs in fields relevant to these major employers. After earning your degree from a Minnesota online college, jobseekers and students will have the training necessary for any number of occupations. If a career in Minnesota is your goal, an online degree is a great first step.

Minnesota's state universities are the pride of its public education system. Thirty-two institutions comprise the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System, as well as numerous public community colleges, and five major University of Minnesota campuses. Public online colleges and universities in Minnesota include Itasca Community College and Metropolitan State University. Several campuses at Minnesota State University also offer online degree programs.

Private education is also thriving in the state. National American University offers associate's and bachelor's degrees, and many nationally based private schools offering doctoral programs, such as University of Phoenix, maintain a strong presence in the state. Online colleges and universities in Minnesota can provide degree seeking students with many options for furthering their education and potentially advancing their career.

Many of the institutions of higher education in Minnesota offer financial aid to help students pay for their education. Financial aid is only available for qualifying students, so contact your school to learn about financial aid available for you.