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transfer options, career and technical programs can be completed in two years or less

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90% PASS RATE on licensure exams for nursing and radiologic technology

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$280,000 in scholarships

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DETROIT LAKES CAMPUS

Our Detroit Lakes campus offers an array of liberal arts transfer, career and technical programs that provide hands-on preparation for growing market demands in Minnesota lakes country and throughout the region.

FERGUS FALLS CAMPUS

MOORHEAD CAMPUS

WADENA CAMPUS

Our campus in Fergus Falls has been providing highquality academic programs in business, liberal arts and health services for more than a half century.

M State’s Moorhead campus is a comprehensive community college offering both technical and career options and a full transfer degree program in a vibrant metropolitan area.

At M State’s Wadena campus, we are dedicated to serving our students in technical, career and transfer degree programs offered in central Minnesota’s heartland.


ARTS, COMMUNICATION AND COMPUTER/ INFORMATION SYSTEMS

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• American Sign Language Studies M

• Graphic Design M

• Cisco Networking O

• Information Technology M O

• Computer Programming M O

• Information Technology Database Administration M O

• Cybersecurity M O

D = Detroit Lakes

F = Fergus Falls

M = Moorhead

W = Wadena

O = Online


I love M State because it is so real. I feel like my education teaches me the things I need to know for the real world.

MADELYN STEPHENSON

COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

SUCCESS STORY

Read more about Madelyn’s success at minnesota.edu/stories.


BUSINESS, ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT

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• Accounting Programs D F M O

• Digital Marketing M O

• Administrative Office Assistant Programs O

• Human Resources M O

• Administrative Support O

• Payroll Specialist D M O

• Business Administration F

• Purchasing and Inventory Management M O

• Business AAS D • Business Management, Marketing and Sales D M O

D = Detroit Lakes

• Paralegal O

• Sport Management F

F = Fergus Falls

M = Moorhead

W = Wadena

O = Online


JAMIE AZURE Thank you ... for making my dreams come true, even if I didn’t know of those dreams at the time.

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT, MARKETING AND SALES

SUCCESS STORY

Read more about Jamie’s success at minnesota.edu/stories.


ENGINEERING, MANUFACTURING AND TECHNOLOGY

• Advanced HVAC/R M W

• Engineering M

• Architectural Drafting and Design D • Automotive Service Technology M

• Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration M W

• Civil Engineering Technology D

• Individualized Studies D F M W O

• Construction Management M

• Plumbing Technology M

• Diesel Equipment Technology M

• PowerSports Technology D

• Drafting and 3D Technologies M

• Survey Technician D

• Electrical Lineworker Technology W • Electrical Technology M W minnesota.edu

D = Detroit Lakes

F = Fergus Falls

M = Moorhead

W = Wadena

O = Online


M State instructors are awesome. All of my instructors genuinely care about each student’s success. M State’s faculty is one-of-a-kind.

ASHLEY MCDANIELS ENGINEERING

SUCCESS STORY

Read more about Ashley’s success at minnesota.edu/stories.


HEALTH SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

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• Biological Sciences F M • Cardiovascular Technology - Invasive M • Child and Adolescent Therapeutic Behavioral Health O • Dental Assisting M • Dental Hygiene M • Health Information Technology/Coding O • Limited Scope Radiography D • Medical Administrative Assistant M O D = Detroit Lakes

• Medical Coding and Insurance O • Medical Laboratory Technology F • Medical Office Assistant O • Medical Receptionist O • Nursing D F M W • Phlebotomy Technician F • Pre-Professional Health F M • Radiologic Technology D • Surgical Technology M

F = Fergus Falls

M = Moorhead

W = Wadena

O = Online


JACOB KREMIN

I enjoy the smaller class sizes and friendly staff and teachers. Everyone is quick to help you achieve your goals and answer questions.

Cardiovascular Technology - Invasive

Read more about Jacob’s success at minnesota.edu/stories.


• Autism Spectrum Disorder O

HUMAN SERVICES

• Cosmetology W • Criminal Justice M • Early Childhood Programs D M • Esthetist W • Massage Therapy W • Nail Technician W

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D = Detroit Lakes F = Fergus Falls M = Moorhead W = Wadena O = Online

M State prepared me to be a successful business owner.


EMILY CANNING

Cosmetology and Massage Therapy

• Environmental Science F M

Read more about Emily’s success at minnesota.edu/stories.

AGRICULTURE, FOOD AND NATURAL RESOURCES


ASSOCIATE OF ARTS

LIBERAL ARTS TRANSFER

M State’s Associate of Arts and Transfer Pathway degrees are designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year university to complete a bachelor’s degree – or beyond.

• Associate of Arts: Liberal Arts and Sciences D F M W O • Associate of Arts: Social Science Emphasis D F M O • Music F

TRANSFER PATHWAYS • Accounting F M O • Art F • Biology F M • Business F M O • Early Childhood and Education D • History D F M W O • Political Science D F M W O

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D = Detroit Lakes F = Fergus Falls M = Moorhead W = Wadena O = Online

• Psychology D F M W O • Theatre Arts F


Through the University Centers on M State’s campuses in Fergus Falls and Wadena, students who are enrolled in specific online bachelor’s degree programs can complete their four-year degrees right on an M State campus.

At M State, you’ll Through get an theeducation University Centers that’s both on personal M and affordable. State’s Ourcampuses tuition is aninexceptional Fergus Falls value, and and special scholarships Wadena, and students programs whomake are enrolled M State even more affordable. in specific Learn online more about bachelor’s your options degree at minnesota.edu/aid. programs can complete their fouryear degrees right on an M State Our financial aid specialists are ready to help you campus. understand the wide variety of financial aid options. Your first step is completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at fafsa.ed.gov. Be sure to enter 005541 as the school code for M State. You can contact us with financial aid questions at financialaid@minnesota.edu.

2020-2021 TUITION

Resident ........................................... $165.50/credit Non-resident..................................... $165.50/credit Online................................................ $198.95/credit

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ATHLETICS

Sometimes the most important

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LIFE AT M STATE

The statistics prove it: College students who participate in extra-curricular and community activities succeed at a higher level in their careers. Employers increasingly look at a student’s college involvement when making hiring decisions. A variety of clubs, organizations, volunteer activities and teams provide M State students with countless opportunities to be involved.

• Baseball • Basketball (Men’s and Women’s) • Football • Golf (Men’s and Women’s) • Softball • Trap (Men’s and Women’s)

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• Volleyball


FINE ARTS

HOUSING

ORGANIZATIONS

COMMUNITY

Interested in the fine arts? Whether you’re a student considering a career in the arts or a community member who enjoys music, visual arts and the theatre, M State has opportunities for you on our Fergus Falls campus.

Looking for a place to hang your hat while attending M State? You have a variety of housing options, depending on which of our four campuses you plan to attend.

Check out our many organizations to develop and sharpen your leadership skills. Involvement is a vital part of your college career, and taking an active role on campus is an excellent way to realize your leadership potential.

Each M State community has its own personality. Find the one that fits you best and check out all your community has to offer!


At M State, your success is our priority. No matter what your needs, we’re here to help.

STUDENT SERVICES

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• Academic advising

• Financial aid advising

• Accessibility services

• Learning and tutoring support

• Career and placement services

• Scholarships

• Counseling services

• Social services

• English Language Learner service

• Transfer student support

• Equity and inclusion

• Veterans services


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Admission to M State starts with the online application available at minnesota.edu/apply or by scanning the QR code. Applicants who plan to enroll for classes starting fall semester 2021 are not required to pay an application fee.

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