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New high school graduation projections for Minnesota's public and private high schools.
Public Community and Technical Colleges are a Popular Transfer Destination in Minnesota.
A look at Minnesota's progress in improving college completion rates.
Participation rates of Minnesota high school graduates.
Comparison of postsecondary enrollment and program choices between men and women in Minnesota.
Characteristics of nontraditional students in Minnesota.
A look at undergraduate students who work in Minnesota.
Information about the characteristics of first-generation students.
College attendance patterns of Minnesota's 2004 high school graduates.
A look at undergraduate borrowing in the 2003-2004 academic year.
ACT results for the Minnesota high school students who graduated in 2005. With an average score of 22.3, Minnesota students posted the highest average score in the country among the 25 states where more than half of the graduating students took the ACT. Students taking rigorous high school courses score consistently better than those who do not.
In fall 2003, 65 percent of Minnesota's approximately 64,000 recent high school graduates attended a postsecondary education institution in Minnesota or elsewhere. Slightly more than 50 percent attended a Minnesota institution and approximately 15 percent attended out-of-state. The participation rates are up slightly from the previous year.
Generally speaking, the typical Minnesota undergraduate, in fall 2001, was a white (90 percent) female (55 percent) who was younger than 24 years old (73 percent) and attended full-time (66 percent). Minnesota undergraduates, however, are too diverse to be captured by any typical description.
- Minnesota High School Graduate Numbers Peaked Last Year
- A Look at College Transfer
- Graduation Rates Inching Up at Some Minnesota Colleges
- Minnesota's 2008 High School Graduates Enrolled in College at Record Rates
- Women Continue to Outnumber Men in College at All Levels
- Nontraditional Students: An emerging segment of Minnesota's undergraduate population
- Student Employees: The majority of undergraduates work while enrolled in school
- First-generation College Students More Likely to Be Older, Independent, and Attending Part Time
- Insight: Sixty-four Percent of Minnesota High School Graduates Choose College
- Insight: Student Borrowing Increases - Most Growth Among Higher-Income Families
- Insight: ACT Scores Reveal Much About College Readiness
- Insight: Minnesota's Postsecondary Participation Rate Remains Strong
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