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K-12 Students

  Enrollment 2013-2014 Four-year Graduation Rates
2012-2013
Demographic Group Pre-K-12 Students % of Total Graduate Continuing Dropout Unknown
White, not of Hispanic origin 608,232 71.5 85.30% 8.10% 3.70% 3.00%
Black, not of Hispanic origin 93,898 11 57.80% 27.60% 9% 5.70%
Hispanic 68,729 8.1 59.00% 22.00% 11.90% 7.20%
Asian/Pacific Islander 60,205 7.1 78.20% 12.50% 4.80% 4.50%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 19,699 2.3 49.00% 22.50% 18.80% 9.70%
TOTAL 850,763 100 79.80% 11.40% 5.10% 3.70%
Special Populations            
Free/Reduced Priced Lunch               327,449 38.5 63.80% 20.60% 10.10% 5.50%
Limited English Proficient               68,861 8.1 59.30% 23.10% 10.20% 7.40%
Special Education                       126,824 14.9 58.20% 28.20% 9.30% 4.30%

 

 K-12 Primary Home Language  2013-2014

Language Students K-12 % of Total 
English 721,221 86.20%
Spanish 42,654 5.10%
Hmong 20,059 2.40%
Somali 16,580 2.00%
Vietnamese 4,042 0.50%
Russian 2,450 0.30%
Chinese, Mandarin 2,311 0.30%
Arabic 2,239 0.30%
Karen 2,219 0.30%
Lao, Laotian 1,583 0.20%
Khmer, Cambodian 1,488 0.20%
Oromo, Afan Oromo, Oromiffa 1,350 0.20%
224 Other Languages 18,119 2.20%

 

Higher Education 

Fall 2013 Enrollment

  Community & Technical
Colleges
State
Universities
University 
Minnesota
Total Public Private
Colleges & Universities
Private Career Schools Private
Online Schools*
Private
Graduate & Professional
Total Private Total
White 91,001 52,594 47,092 190,687 47,142 13,391 33,905 2,164 96,602 287,289
Black 14,828 3,391 2,142 20,361 3,069 2,399 30,602 105 36,175 56,536
Hispanic 7,047 1,927 1,788 10,762 2,299 642 4,699 51 7,691 18,453
Asian & Pacific Islander 7,260 2,529 4,430 14,219 3,064 1,017 2,129 114 6,324 20,543
American Indian 1,252 358 432 2,042 299 603 771 13 1,686 3,728
Two or More Races 5,503 1,712 1,851 9,066 1,410 430 982 50 2,872 11,938
International Students 794 3,010 6,820 10,624 1,566 116 606 48 2,336 12,960
No Race Reported 2,363 2,476 3,491 8,330 6,123 3,253 11,287 192 20,855 29,185
Total   130,048 67,997 68,046 266,091 64,972 21,851 84,981 2,737 174,541 440,632
Graduation Rates (first time full-time undergraduate students 2013)
Transfer Rate 25% NA NA - NA NA - - - -
3-Year Graduation Rate 23% NA NA - NA 63% - - - -
4-Year Graduation Rate NA 23% 47% - 63% 27% - - - -
6-Year Graduation Rate NA 49% 69% - 73% 36% - - - -
Undergraduate Tuition and Financial Aid (First-time full-time undergraduate students, 2012-13)
Average Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition (2014-2015) $5,370 $7,704 $13,626 - $35,177 $13,932        
% Students Receiving Grants 56% 48% 54% - 85% 74% 48% - - 59%
Average Grant Amount Received $3,923 $4,644 $7,056 - $16,394 $4,900 $3,939 - - $7,490
% Students Receiving Student Loan 46% 54% 48% - 64% 77% 79% - - 64%
Average Loan Amount Received $6,715 $6,891 $6,697 - $7,283 $7,595 $8,461 - - $7,055

 Sources: Minnesota Department of Education, Minnesota Office of Higher Education and U.S. Department of Education, IPEDS Survey.