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University of Minnesota-Crookston – Tuition & Success Analysis

Crookston, MN

University of Minnesota-Crookston – Snapshot


Four-Year Public University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,821

Average annual cost of attendance: $13,270

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $20,468

Campus Setting: Town

Religious Affiliation: None

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University of Minnesota-Crookston Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $7,640

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $8,084

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $10,567

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $15,852

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $20,523


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by University of Minnesota-Crookston. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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University of Minnesota-Crookston Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 49%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 70%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $44,800

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 73%

University of Minnesota-Crookston Admissions

University of Minnesota-Crookston Acceptance Rate: 68%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 430 to 590

SAT Critical Reading: 370 to 510

SAT Writing: 400 to 510

ACT English: 18 to 23

ACT Math: 18 to 25

ACT Writing: 6 to 8

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to University of Minnesota-Crookston actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

University of Minnesota-Crookston Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 20%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 38%

Typical student debt: $20,468

Typical monthly loan payment: $218

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Majors at University of Minnesota-Crookston


These are the most popular areas of study offered at University of Minnesota-Crookston:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences – 19%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 38%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 3%
  • Education – 1%
  • Engineering – 1%
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields – 1%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 12%
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services – 4%
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies – 6%
  • Natural Resources and Conservation – 12%
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies – 3%

For more information about the various majors at University of Minnesota-Crookston, visit their website.

University of Minnesota-Crookston Diversity


Overall Composition at University of Minnesota-Crookston

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend University of Minnesota-Crookston full time:  63%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend University of Minnesota-Crookston part time:  37%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at University of Minnesota-Crookston:  31%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 1%

Asian: 3%

Black: 6%

Hispanic: 4%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 5%

Two or more races: 2%

Unknown: 2%

White: 77%

University of Minnesota-Crookston Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 2.2

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 3.4

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 17.1

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.

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