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Minnesota State University Moorhead is an opportunity-rich learning community where students are empowered to reach their highest potential academically and personally. Exceptional faculty teach, advise, and mentor; they engage students in collaborative scholarly research and creative projects that provide the experience to excel professionally and to be accepted into competitive graduate and professional programs.

Minnesota State University Moorhead is a student-centered University that treats students as individuals with different experiences and aspirations, whether they are first-generation college students, full-time working adults, or a variety of traditional and nontraditional students. Our tuition, which is among the most affordable in the region, and our instructional quality combine to create an outstanding higher education value. We help students succeed by providing strong academic experiences as well as a full range of support services and social and community opportunities. Through challenging programs and guidance from faculty and staff with high expectations, we help students to discover and then reach their potential.

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Our faculty members take exceptional pride in their teaching and creative work. MSUM has had more Carnegie Foundation State Professors of the Year than any other higher education institution in Minnesota or in any neighboring state. Only fourteen campuses in the nation have as many.

Fargo-Moorhead offers a bustling college-town atmosphere in a metropolitan area with a population of approximately 200,000.  Fargo-Moorhead is an ideal place to learn, work and live: it offers four major colleges (MSUM, M-State, Concordia, and NDSU) inside a five-mile radius and a welcoming community that boasts a vibrant art scene; it has a dedicated cycling community, a rich assortment of athletics, a variety of recreational activities, and a booming economy. 

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