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Minnesota State University-Mankato

The Minnesota State University, Mankato is a public comprehensive university located in Mankato, Minnesota, a community of 53,000 located 75 miles southwest of Minneapolis-St. Paul

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Location

Address
122 Taylor Center
City
Mankato
State
MN
Zip/Post Code
56001

Contact Information

Phone
Fax
Website
Financial Aid Website

Stats

Total Undergrad enrollment
13285
Total Graduate enrollment
1920
In State Tuition Fees
7532
Out State Tuition Fees
15010
ACT Score
SAT Score
Grade Point Average(GPA)
Male Female Ratio
48:52
Acceptance Rate
65%
Student Faculty Ratio
27:01

Additional Information

College Type
Public
Religious Affiliation
N/A
Campus Housing
Yes
Mission Statement
NULL
Mascot
Stomper
Colors
Purple Gold
Conference
Northern Sun

College History

History

The school was founded in 1868 with an enrollment of only 27 students. It was the first public college in the United States to be headed by a woman, suffragette Julia Sears, in 1872.

College Specialty

Specialty

Minnesota State University, Mankato promotes learning through effective undergraduate and graduate teaching, scholarship, and research in service to the state, the region and the global community.

Alumni

Alumni

Susan Adams Loyd � Former Clear Channel Executive and general manager of WCCO-TV in Minneapolis Adrienne Armstrong � Record producer, clothing designer, and wife of Billie Joe Armstrong of the band Green Day David Backes � NHL forward, St. Louis Blues, Team USA (Vancouver 2010) Adrian Battles � NFL guard, Green Bay Packers Cordell Bell (San Diego Chargers, NFL) Lou Bellamy � Founder of the Penumbra theater in St. Paul Ryan Carter � NHL forward, New Jersey Devils, 2006�07 NHL Stanley Cup Champion (Anaheim Ducks) Jim Dilling � High jumper, 2007 USA Outdoor Champion Jay L. Fennel � President, Clinton Community College, New York Donald D. Gerdts � Co-founder, KOCE-TV Lt. Gen. Dennis Hejlik (USMC) � Commanding general of Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic, and Marine Forces Command Jennifer Hudspeth � Miss Minnesota 2007 Tim Jackman � NHL forward, Calgary Flames David M. Jennings � Former Speaker of the House, Minnesota House of Representatives Jon Kalinski � NHL forward, Philadelphia Flyers Ted G. Kamatchus � Sheriff of Marshall County, Iowa & President of the National Sheriffs' Association (2006�07) Allan Lenzmeier � President and chief operating officer of Best Buy Michael Martin � Chancellor, Louisiana State University Dennis Miller � Former President and CEO, Midwest Wireless[14] Gary Mielke - MLB relief pitcher Texas Rangers Tywan Mitchell � Former NFL wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals Frank Mok - Famous Chinese talk show host Brad Nessler � Sports commentator, ESPN/ESPN on ABC Melissa Peterman � Actress, Reba (TV series) Gary J. Schmidt - Assemblyman, Wisconsin State Assembly Grant Stevenson � NHL forward, Augsburger Panther of the DEL Steve Strachan - Former Member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, Former Sheriff of King County, Washington Glen Taylor � Founder, Taylor Corporation and Owner, Minnesota Timberwolves Arthur S. Thomas � Chief of Chaplains of the U.S. Air Force Steven Wagner � NHL defenseman, Adler Mannheim Andy Welti � Representative, Minnesota House of Representatives Cedric Yarbrough � Actor, Reno 911! Irfan Bangash - Pakistani Politician Stephanie Schriock � President, Emily's List,[15] Former Campaign Manager for Senator Al Franken (D-MN)[

Campus

Campus

Mid-size city / 300 acres (120 ha)

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