The Education System of Minneapolis, Minnesota

The School System 

The public school system in Minneapolis, Minnesota, serves up to 35, 000 students on both levels. Minneapolis contains a total of 100 public schools, which include 45 elementary schools, seven middle schools, seven high schools, eight individual education schools, eight alternative schools, 19 alternative contract schools, and five charter schools. Each school is managed by a self-appointed school board that decides on all policies. Besides public schools, the city is home to more than 20 private schools and academies and about 20 new charter schools. Learn more here.

Colleges and Universities

School is ultimately the most basic essential for a growing society. Expert knowledge is required if an organization is to excel and progress. When it comes to the education system of Minneapolis, a lot has been invested in making sure that everything happens without a hitch. 

Minneapolis’s collegiate scene is dominated by the main campus of the University of Minnesota, where more than 50,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students attend 20 colleges, schools, and institutes.  

The graduate school programs ranked highest in 2007 were counselling and personnel services, chemical engineering, psychology, macroeconomics, applied mathematics and non-profit management. Other higher education institutions in Minneapolis include the Augsburg UniversityMinneapolis College of Art and Design, and North Central University. Learn more about The Hotels and Accommodation in Minneapolis.