You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $4,548
PLAN A, PLAN B
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links
How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office
Whatever your interest – sports, academic, ethnic, cultural, political, social or religious – with more than 200 student organizations to choose from, you're sure to find others who share your interests and a variety of activities.
On any given day, you'll find things to do and easy ways to fit in. Cheer on the Maverick sports teams, including Division I men's and women's hockey, or choose a more relaxed game of intramural sports. Attend lectures with world-class speakers researchers and writers. Find out why our theatre, music and dance performances rank in the top 1% of attendance nationwide. Or grab a coffee and relax by the fireplace in the student union.
Campus Location - Located in south central Minnesota, Mankato is a fast-growing community of 53,000 just 80 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Mankato consistently ranks as one of the most livable communities in the country. In fact, Mankato is a 4 time winner of the designation "100 Best Communities for Young People."
Nursing, EEC Education classesLimitations
Education, NursingNotable Academic Programs
Aerospace Sciences: Aviation Studies
Anthropology: American Indian Studies, Anthropology, Ethnic Studies
Area Studies: Art Studies, Gender, Ethnicity and Multicultural Studies, Latin American Studies, Native American Studies, Scandinavian Studies
Art/Design/Fine Art: Applied Art, Art, Art Education, Art History, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Drawing, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Media Arts, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture
Athletics: Athletic Training, Coaching, Exercise Science, Physical Education, Sports Management/Administration
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Biotechnology, Botany/Plant Sciences, Cytotechnology, Human Biology, Microbiology, Physiology, Zoology
Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Finance/Banking, Human Resource Management, International Business, Law and Public Policy, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing
Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry
Consumer and Family Studies: Child Consumer and Family Studies, Consumer Sciences/Services, Family Science/Services, Home Economics
Criminal Justice: Corrections, Law Enforcement/Police Sciences
Earth Sciences: Astronomy, Earth Science, Science
Education: Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Child Development, Elementary Education, Secondary Education
Engineering: Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering
English: Creative Writing, English, Literature, Technical Writing
Environmental Studies: Environmental Sciences
Food Science: Food Science and Technology
Foreign Language: French, German, Spanish
General Studies: Gender Studies, Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies
Geography and Urban Studies: Geography, Regional Analysis/Planning, Urban Studies
Health and Safety Sciences: Communication Disorders, Community Health, Dental Hygiene, Dietetics, Exercise Science, Gerontology, Health Education, Health Science, Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Technology, Rehabilitation Sciences, Substance Abuse/Addictions
Industrial Studies: Construction Management
Information Studies: Information Science, Information Systems
International Studies: International Relations
Mathematics: Mathematics, Statistics
Performing Arts: Acting, Dance, Design/Technical, Music Performance, Music Theater, Theater Arts/Drama, Theater Design Technology
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy
Political Science: International Affairs/Relations, Political Science
Pre-Professional : Engineering Pre-Professional, Law Pre-Professional, Medicine Pre-Professional, Optometry Pre-Professional, Pharmacy Pre-Professional, Veterinary Medicine Pre-Professional
Recreation: Leisure Studies, Outdoor Recreation Management, Recreation, Recreation Therapy
Sociology/Social Work: Social Work, Sociology, Women and Gender Studies
Speech Pathology and Audiology: Communication Disorders
Technology: Automotive Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Engineering Technology
Theater: Performance and Directing
Figures are current as of 7/7/2017.
Important Notes: A $250 housing deposit is required for on-campus housing reservations. Only students who take Business classes are subject to the $125 College of Business technology fee. NSE students who make ON-CAMPUS housing reservations can order a $70 "Welcome Package" from the Kearney International Center that provides basic sheets, blanket, pillow, towel, short-term toiletries and a small food bag upon arrival: http://www.mnsu.edu/international/arriving.html
Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
One semester students: We recommend Briargate Apartments, and Summit & Jacob Heights for their short-term lease options. Summit & Jacob Heights also offer furnished units. For any apartment complex in Mankato that does not offer furnished rooms, you can contact CORT Furniture Rental if you do not plan to bring your own furnishings: https://minneapolis.cort.com/storefront/student/c02_04.html
Meal Plans Per Semester
Meal Plans Options - https://www.mnsu.edu/dining/mealplansall.html Maverick AnyTime (unlimited meals): $1,299(F), $1,362(S), $2,661(AY) Maverick 14 (14 meals/wk): $1,353(F), $1,414(S), $2,767(AY) Maverick 160 (10 meals/wk): $1,232(F), $1,232(S), $2,464(AY) Maverick Flex: $250(F), $250(S), $500(AY)