1. Flexibility

  2. Quality Degree Programs
    One example, Metropolitan State's accounting program is now the largest in Minnesota, and its graduates consistently place among the top-10 finishers in the rigorous CPA examination.

  3. Community Commitment
    As a university established by the community, for the community, we draw strength from our commitment to a quality education for a diverse population.

  4. Student Centered/Individualized
    Our focus centers on students, whatever their educational motivations or goals.

  5. Accessibility

  6. Unique Faculty
    Our faculty apply theory and hands on experience in the classroom. Many work in the fields they teach.

  7. Personal Attention
    We're a major university made up of small colleges. We combine resources and facilities while providing the personal attention of a small university.

  8. Extensive Degree Programs
    We have studies to suit your interests along with a variety of majors, minors, individualized degrees and master's programs.

  9. Academic Excellence
    Metropolitan State has been nationally recognized for its teaching excellence. Our dynamic learning environment and distinguished faculty combine to ensure that students receive an education in touch with the real world.

  10. Friendly Atmosphere
    We're committed to helping students who come from a range of backgrounds; we're committed to students just like you who want to fit education into their lives.