Saint Cloud State University


Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Minnesota


At St. Cloud State, our dedicated, passionate, distinguished faculty make you the center of our world. St. Cloud State is an accredited university, which means you'll receive an education from an institution that has proven its quality through rigorous measures.

Explore your world and expand your critical thinking skills by choosing from more than 200 academic programs - programs that will provide you with a global education.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 17430
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 551

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 32:1
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Contact Information

720 4th Ave S
Saint Cloud Minnesota 56301


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Main Phone: 320-308-0121

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Admissions Contact:
John Brown
Administrative Services , Office of Admissions

Transfer Services Contact:
Dannica Nicole Bunkers
Administrative Services , Office of Admissions
320.308.3981 [ ]

International Admissions Contact:
Debra Freund
Administrative Services , Office of Admissions

Athletics Contact:
Morris Kurtz
Director of Athletics, Athletic Department

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

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High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
A minimum college grade point average of 2.00 is required of transfer applicants.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
The lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit is a C or higher.

Credits (Min/Max):
A transfer applicant have a minimum number of 12 credits completed or else must apply as an entering freshman. Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn an associate degree is 20 and for a bachelor's degree is 30.

Test Scores for Applying:
With fewer then 12 college credits an essay or personal statement is required for admission consideration.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) is required for admission consideration.

Essay(s) required:
With fewer then 12 college credits standardized test scores are required for admission consideration.

Application Fee:
$20 non-refundable application fee.

Other Requirements:
Students are eligible for admission as transfer students if they have earned 12 or more college-level credits.

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 2174

Transfers Accepted: 2040

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 94%

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2009



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