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Minnesota Tuition & Fee Trends


 

Average Annual Full-time Undergraduate Resident Tuition & Fees, 1993 - Present

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1993-94$3,421$5,420$2,521$3,994$1,950$3,090$11,890$18,839$22,302
1994-95$3,583$5,528$2,641$4,075$1,954$3,015$12,412$19,150$23,574
1995-96$4,113$6,167$2,721$4,080$2,066$3,098$13,031$19,539$25,008
1996-97$4,410$6,444$2,730$3,989$2,079$3,038$13,663$19,964$26,483
1997-98$4,503$6,456$2,810$4,028$2,126$3,048$14,450$20,716$28,184
1998-99$4,621$6,502$2,944$4,142$2,233$3,142$15,381$21,642$29,918
1999-00$4,650$6,365$3,064$4,194$2,343$3,207$15,883$21,742$31,581
2000-01$4,877$6,475$3,258$4,326$2,480$3,293$16,624$22,072$32,974
2001-02$5,536$7,192$3,604$4,682$2,757$3,582$17,569$22,824$33,710
2002-03$6,430$8,195$4,088$5,210$3,026$3,857$19,014$24,233$34,662
2003-04$7,344$9,134$4,636$5,766$3,382$4,206$20,043$24,928$36,135
2004-05$8,263$9,974$5,242$6,328$3,769$4,550$21,467$25,913$37,455
2005-06$8,855$10,347$5,521$6,451$3,984$4,655$22,782$26,621$38,880
2006-07$9,410$10,672$5,895$6,685$4,255$4,826$24,400$27,672$40,665
2007-08$10,084$11,065$6,175$6,776$4,432$4,863$25,237$27,693$42,464
2008-09$10,756$11,605$6,373$6,876$4,548$4,907$27,829$30,026$42,208
2009-10$11,466$12,293$6,639$7,118$4,708$5,047$29,023$31,115$41,739
2010-11$12,288$12,864$6,895$7,218$4,919$5,150$30,411$31,838$43,544
2011-12$13,062$13,343$7,323$7,481$5,173$5,284$31,862$32,547N/A
2012-13$13,526$13,526$7,658$7,658$5,358$5,358$33,373$33,373N/A
 
% Change 1993-94 to 2012-13295%150%204%92%175%73%181%77%
% Change 2002-03 to 2012-13110%65%87%47%77%39%76%38%

Current dollars represent resident undergraduate tuition and fees for 30 semester or 45 quarter credits used by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education in the Minnesota State Grant Program.

MnSCU State University averages are weighted averages.

MnSCU 2-year averages are straight averages prior to 1996-97 and weighted averages thereafter.

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is for the College of Liberal Arts, exclusive of fees charged by individual colleges.

Private 4-year averages are straight averages for the 17 MN Private College Council member campuses.

Constant Dollars based on Consumer Price Index (All Urban) through August 2012, with 2013 estimated and converted to fiscal years to conform to academic years. United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Per Capital Personal Income: United States Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, converted to fiscal years to conform to academic years.