College Deliberately: Metropolitan State University

Metropolitan State University is a medium-sized, public, four or more years University that emphasizes culture, character and career located in the city of Saint Paul, MN. It is known for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other and Business Administration and Management, General.

Metropolitan State University

place 700 East Seventh Street, Saint Paul, MN 55106-5000
phone Phone: (651) 793-1300
web Web: http://www.metrostate.edu
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The following information is gathered from a variety of public sources, and is updated annually. The user is advised to visit the accreditor’s site (linked where available) to verify accreditation status before making any decisions.
AgencyType / Program
Campus StatusInitial Accreditation date
Minnesota Society for CPAsInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited1999
Metropolitan State University at BuffaloInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2005
Metropolitan State University at Hennepin Technical College – Eden PrairieInstitutional Accreditation
Higher Learning CommissionInstitutionalAccredited2006
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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