"Best Colleges for Returning Adults" in Minnesota by College Factual

The University of Minnesota Crookston has been ranked among the top 10 “Best Colleges for Returning Adults in Minnesota” for 2018 by College Factual, an online educational resource. The "non-traditional" student label refers to any student that falls outside the norm of first-time, full-time students under the age of 25. Included in this label are part-time students, transfer students, as well as adults heading back to school after an absence, or going for the first time.

Additionally, College Factual ranked the U of M Crookston #109 out of a total of 1,165 colleges and universities evaluated in the U.S. in providing quality education to non-traditional students. This puts UMC in the top 10% of colleges and universities ideal for returning adults or non-traditional students.

College Factual’s rankings include both traditional universities with distance learning programs as well as primarily online institutions. For more information, follow the links below to the respective ranking lists.

College Factual Top 10% Nationwide for Non-Traditional Students Award Badge

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