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University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Reviews

Based on 168 Reviews
100 Church Street SE Minneapolis, MN
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Career PreparationB+
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FacilitiesA-
Activities and GroupsA-
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Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
4
13
Adult Development and Aging
0
Adult Literacy Tutor/instructor
0
Agricultural Teacher Education
24
2
Applied Mathematics, General
3
Arabic Language and Literature
0
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
23
1
5
Art/art Studies, General
108
6
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
4
Business Teacher Education
0
3
Chinese Language and Literature
0
0
0
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
46
1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
21
29
6
3
Creative Writing
11
Curriculum and Instruction
35
35
Education, General
0
0
1
Education, Other
200
29
6
Education/teaching of Individuals with Autism
8
Education/teaching of the Gifted and Talented
0
Educational Evaluation and Research
2
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
5
41
36
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
0
Educational/instructional Technology
4
Elementary Education and Teaching
93
English Language and Literature, General
230
3
3
Exercise Physiology
187
4
15
Family and Consumer Sciences/home Economics Teacher Education
10
Foreign Language Teacher Education
1
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
14
French Language and Literature
19
3
0
3
German Language and Literature
5
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
5
Hebrew Language and Literature
0
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
1
1
Italian Language and Literature
5
0
Japanese Language and Literature
0
0
0
Kindergarten/preschool Education and Teaching
21
25
Latin Language and Literature
2
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
12
Music Teacher Education
8
0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
64
17
Portuguese Language and Literature
0
Rhetoric and Composition
306
1
7
Russian Language and Literature
2
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
2
South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
0
0
0
Spanish Language and Literature
65
0
5
0
Special Education and Teaching, General
52
15
Special Education and Teaching, Other
0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
0
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
76
0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
305
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
8
0
0
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
0
51
Technical Teacher Education
0
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
3
American Indian/native American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
American Indian/native American Studies
5
American/united States Studies/civilization
6
1
4
Ancient Studies/civilization
0
Anthropology
51
3
5
Bible/biblical Studies
0
Chinese Language and Literature
0
0
0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
8
3
3
Cognitive Science
1
Comparative Literature
13
2
0
Developmental and Child Psychology
99
9
0
8
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
49
3
0
East Asian Studies
0
0
Educational Psychology
54
8
29
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
4
2
European Studies/civilization
0
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/chicano Studies
4
History, General
119
3
10
Housing and Human Environments, General
4
0
International Relations and Affairs
91
Jewish/judaic Studies
5
Language Interpretation and Translation
11
Latin American Studies
0
Linguistics
27
3
2
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other
3
Mental Health Counseling/counselor
9
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
225
19
4
2
Multicultural Education
5
Philosophy
34
4
3
Political Science and Government, General
231
11
9
Psychology, General
521
4
0
Public Administration
48
4
0
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
1
2
Public Policy Analysis, General
79
2
Religion/religious Studies
9
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
16
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
3
2
Russian Studies
0
0
Social Work
94
5
Sociology
74
11
10
Urban Studies/affairs
27
Women's Studies
13
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
172
17
Accounting and Related Services, Other
61
Applied Economics
68
9
10
Business Administration and Management, General
1
539
18
10
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
23
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
4
Economics, General
279
21
15
Family and Consumer Sciences/human Sciences, Other
0
0
Finance, General
204
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
78
29
101
Insurance
9
International Business/trade/commerce
1
Labor and Industrial Relations
34
81
0
Marketing, Other
0
Marketing/marketing Management, General
230
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
0
Operations Management and Supervision
58
Organizational Leadership
25
10
Research and Development Management
1
Retailing and Retail Operations
53
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
41
Taxation
40
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Astrophysics
14
2
2
Atomic/molecular Physics
2
4
Biochemistry
117
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
2
4
Bioinformatics
11
5
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
57
41
2
Biology/biological Sciences, General
293
9
12
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other
6
2
Biophysics
3
0
Biostatistics
18
5
4
Botany/plant Biology
0
5
Botany/plant Biology, Other
6
Cell Physiology
0
1
Cell/cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
8
Cell/cellular Biology and Histology
92
Chemistry, General
162
36
28
Conservation Biology
6
9
Entomology
5
3
Environmental Health
31
5
Epidemiology
34
8
Financial Mathematics
36
Geography
27
6
4
Geology/earth Science, General
18
5
3
Geophysics and Seismology
0
0
1
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
23
Mathematics and Computer Science
1
2
Mathematics, General
213
23
14
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
33
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other
0
0
Microbiology and Immunology
0
9
Microbiology, General
3
Molecular Biology
3
6
Neuroscience
94
1
15
Physics, General
47
13
20
Physiology, General
72
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences, Other
0
Plant Pathology/phytopathology
3
2
Science Technologies/technicians, Other
11
Statistics, General
66
27
9
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering
63
19
10
Architecture
130
55
Architecture and Related Services, Other
3
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
86
20
12
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
57
41
2
Building/construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other
24
6
Chemical Engineering
95
3
16
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
38
Civil Engineering, General
74
32
12
Computer Engineering, General
41
33
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
138
124
35
Engineering, Other
28
0
Environmental Design/architecture
23
Environmental Science
81
Environmental Studies
1
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
19
Geological/geophysical Engineering
7
1
0
Industrial Engineering
19
23
1
4
Landscape Architecture
0
9
Materials Engineering
46
5
12
Mechanical Engineering
221
42
25
Nanotechnology
2
Transportation and Highway Engineering
0
Water Resources Engineering
12
6
Wood Science and Wood Products/pulp and Paper Technology
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced General Dentistry
11
Advanced/graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other
30
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
0
Audiology/audiologist
7
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
72
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
0
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
13
1
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
22
1
Dental Services and Allied Professions, Other
1
8
Dentistry
107
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other
2
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
0
14
5
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
7
8
Health/health Care Administration/management
71
Health/medical Physics
0
0
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
0
0
Maternal/child Health and Neonatal Nurse/nursing
27
Medical Radiologic Technology/science - Radiation Therapist
0
Medical Scientist
0
0
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
0
3
Medicine
240
Nursing Administration
102
Nursing Science
0
0
Nutrition Sciences
98
9
5
Occupational Therapy/therapist
45
Ophthalmic and Optometric Support Services and Allied Professions, Other
0
Pharmacology
7
10
Pharmacy
174
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
1
3
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other
0
0
Physical Therapy/therapist
47
Public Health Education and Promotion
25
Public Health, General
32
14
Public Health, Other
47
10
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
137
63
1
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
0
5
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist
0
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling
13
Toxicology
0
0
Veterinary Sciences/veterinary Clinical Sciences, General
0
0
12
106
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Business and Management, Other
26
Agricultural Economics
0
0
Agricultural Engineering
35
7
2
Animal Sciences, General
110
7
4
Ecology
38
0
11
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
39
Food Science
25
12
1
Forestry, Other
24
Horticultural Science
22
3
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other
0
0
Natural Resources Management and Policy
23
9
Plant Sciences, General
16
8
9
Soil Science and Agronomy, General
3
4
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminology
137
Intellectual Property Law
5
Law
242
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other
49
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
208
64
0
27
Computer Systems Analysis/analyst
79
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
15
5
Systems Engineering
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance, General
13
Design and Applied Arts, Other
10
4
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
53
4
8
Film/cinema/video Studies
0
Film/video and Photographic Arts, Other
38
Fine and Studio Arts Management
4
Graphic Design
59
Interior Design
24
Music Therapy/therapist
1
0
Music, General
47
34
28
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Design and Visual Communications, General
1
Journalism
269
Journalism, Other
0
Mass Communication/media Studies
6
10
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Apparel and Textiles, General
17
Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other
131
3
10
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
40
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
2
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
24
0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Literacy Tutor/instructor
Applied Mathematics, General
Bioinformatics
Business Administration and Management, General
Computer Science
Education, Other
Education/teaching of the Gifted and Talented
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Family and Consumer Sciences/home Economics Teacher Education
Industrial Engineering
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Multicultural Education
Public Health, General
Public Health, Other

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Center for Allied Health Programs)
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Center for Allied Health Programs, MMC 714)
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (109 Eddy Hall 192 Pillsbury Drive)
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
American Veterinary Medical Association, Council on Education
Veterinary Medicine (VET) - Programs leading to a D.V.M. or D.M.V. degree (College of Veterinary Medicine)
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health
National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Predoctoral
Dental Hygiene (DH)
Endodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Pediatric Dentistry
Periodontics
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 42 Reviews
Alumni
Finance, BSc, Class of 1998
Career center
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Economics, Class of 1974
Don't know
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Resource Development, Class of 2014
Career Services Department
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Journalism, Class of 1974
I have no ides what the UofM provides at this point in time. At the time I graduated when the dinosaurs prowled the Earth they offered very little except the excellent reputation of the School of Journalism.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 1980
Very little
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Finance, art history, Class of 2006
Undergraduate career center, on-campus career fairs
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Education, Class of 1984
Lots of different opportunities exist if you take advantage of them
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's in Child Psychology, Class of 1994
It's been too long since I was there to know what they have now.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Family Social Science, Class of 2010
None, my major does not equate to a "real world job". I would have had to pursue a master's degree in either social work or marriage and family therapy after receiving my bachelors.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Eng, Class of 1992
Excellent technical program, but geared toward research. Few links made to real-world application. Little networking.
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 42 Reviews
Alumni
Finance, BSc, Class of 1998
no idea - too long ago
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Economics, Class of 1974
anti-war, very talented
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Resource Development, Class of 2014
Nice, serious about their education.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Journalism, Class of 1974
Serious, hard working.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 1980
Not very focused
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Finance, art history, Class of 2006
It's a huge school, there's a tremendous variety of types of students and intersecting cultures.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Education, Class of 1984
very mixed
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's in Child Psychology, Class of 1994
It's a large, but welcoming school.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Family Social Science, Class of 2010
Great
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Eng, Class of 1992
Question is pretty broad. Focusing on the Institute of Technology, the culture was very competitive. Undergrads were to be tolerated by faculty. Students and faculty were male and white.
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 42 Reviews
Alumni
Finance, BSc, Class of 1998
B
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Economics, Class of 1974
Dorms were great, slide rules were the tech of the day
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Resource Development, Class of 2014
All of the above... University has a long standing enrollment of 50,000+
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Journalism, Class of 1974
I have no idea what the U's current facilities are like.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 1980
I lived off campus
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Finance, art history, Class of 2006
Some facilities are old and historic, some are brand new and state of the art.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Education, Class of 1984
Each year money is put in to improve the students experience. By that I mean that they upgrade and go with the best technology that is available at the time.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's in Child Psychology, Class of 1994
I graduated over 20 years ago from the U.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Family Social Science, Class of 2010
Mix of new and old.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Eng, Class of 1992
Fine.
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 42 Reviews
Alumni
Finance, BSc, Class of 1998
no idea - too long ago
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Economics, Class of 1974
artheletics
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Human Resource Development, Class of 2014
None in particular
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Journalism, Class of 1974
I have no idea.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 1980
Did not engage in any because I was an older student and lived off campus
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Finance, art history, Class of 2006
You name it, there's probably a club or student group for it.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Education, Class of 1984
Numerous groups depending on where you interest is.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor's in Child Psychology, Class of 1994
Don't remember.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Family Social Science, Class of 2010
Anything sports related
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Eng, Class of 1992
i did not engage in the popular activities/groups. There were plenty of opportunities to socialize.
Rated January 2016