The University of Minnesota is one of the most comprehensive research universities in the United States. The University offers graduate and professional degrees in virtually every field—from medicine to business, law to liberal arts, and education to science and engineering. See the list of graduate programs and professional degree programs.
Many of the University of Minnesota’s programs are ranked among the best in the world, as measured by the National Research Council, the Center for Measuring University Performance, and U.S. News & World Report. The Institute of Higher Education at Shanghai Jiaotong University, in fact, ranks the U of M as one of the top 30 universities in the world!
The University community includes approximately 3,000 international graduate and professional degree students in more than 200 fields. Students come from all 50 states and more than 130 countries around the world.