Saint Paul, MN
Metropolitan State University


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Recent Reviews

Clarissa
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I was excited at first, but then problem after problem came in. They messed up my financial aid and they don't have an office...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I was excited at first, but then problem after problem came in. They messed up my financial aid and they don't have an office on campus, the bookstore is rude and chaos (found out it is not even apart of the campus) and there is no amenities available outside of the school store. My community college had more to offer then this 4 year college. I was very disappointed, and there have been attacks on the campus as well and robberies which has made me nervous about going to school. My overall opinion is that they need to take a time to redo their campus to their best ability, yes they keep it simple so it is affordable but all of the issues that come with that lead people to other schools and that wont keep the campus doors open.

Jauston
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Metropolitan State University is truly a university that you get out what you put in.

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Metropolitan State University is truly a university that you get out what you put in.

Corey
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's strictly an off-campus living college. As being a non-traditional student, I appreciate the fact that there tends to be ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's strictly an off-campus living college. As being a non-traditional student, I appreciate the fact that there tends to be a lot of other non-traditional students. There are several locations across the metro in which one can have classes. That can be nice if you live near one or another, but not if you live far from one of the campuses. The professors are overall descent, they will get to know your name, but won't involve themselves with you unless you engage them. Overall, it's not a descent university for people that want to be around other non-traditional students and prefer more night class availability.

Munira
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Motivation is a key thing that Metro State University needs to work on. You will not keep your students motivated if you do n...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Motivation is a key thing that Metro State University needs to work on. You will not keep your students motivated if you do not involve them and let them take an active role in your classes. Long gone are the days when teachers talked for most of the lesson, with students taking a passive role. Classes need to be student-centered​. The teacher should act as a coach and facilitator; to help, guide and direct the learning process. It is also very important to give students the opportunity to be successful. Give them tasks where they can see the results of their efforts. That feeling of 'yeah, I did it!', that 'a-ha' feeling students get when they have done a difficult exercise, boosts their motivation.

Nina
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I believe that Metropolitian State University is one of the best schools in Denver. People may think other "major" schools ar...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I believe that Metropolitian State University is one of the best schools in Denver. People may think other "major" schools are top but I believe that MSU, gives everyone a chance to learn. MSU isn't expensive and they provide the best professors to do the teaching.

Jalisa
What is your overall opinion of this school?

A great School!! I have only been to the school a couple of times during my Junior and Senior year in high school, and I just...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

A great School!! I have only been to the school a couple of times during my Junior and Senior year in high school, and I just feel in love! Although there is no on campus living, something I really wanted while going to school, I believe that you will have a great experience while attending Metropolitan State University.

Bethany
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am in the RN-BSN program. The program is hybrid, with a combination of on campus and online classes. My experience has bee...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am in the RN-BSN program. The program is hybrid, with a combination of on campus and online classes. My experience has been excellent in this program, however the requirements to get into the program do not seem necessary as many of us have completed similar classes already.

Shaiynne
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am a Freshman attending Metropolitan State University. It's only my first semester, but overall its okay. I am currently ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am a Freshman attending Metropolitan State University. It's only my first semester, but overall its okay. I am currently enrolled in the TRIO program, they have been a huge help. The professors are great and always willing to help. They're very understanding an easy to work with. The campus has tons of areas to relax and many areas designated for studying. We don't have dorms or on campus living, we also don't have fraternities or sports. However I don't really mind. I don't really have a lot of friends there but I don't mind because my main purpose for being there is to better myself and my future, however everyone is very friendly and always open to conversations. Overall it's a pretty good university.

Benjamin
Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

My school is well designed and well accomodating but not very well made for social interaction.

Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

My school is well designed and well accomodating but not very well made for social interaction.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Try as many different types of classes as you can. Don't shoot solely for an associates of liberal arts. You need to start on what you love right away and because I know you don't know what you love yet, I need you to try as many things as you can. Especially computer programming. You're going to love it.

What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

I wish I had known about how many class I could finish at a community college before coming here. I had already finished my generals, but many of my higher end classes would have transferred as well, and I wouldn't be struggling so badly for money.

Natalie
What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

I think Metropolitan State offers a wide variety of programs and try to make them accomodating to both those attending during...

What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

I think Metropolitan State offers a wide variety of programs and try to make them accomodating to both those attending during the day and those attneding at night. They have a strong focus on Acedemics and getting as much as you can out of your college experience. The encourage students to apply what they have learned in class to their every day lives and can have been supportive in being a flexible learning environment.

What's unique about your campus?

I have had some incredible teachers who come to the classroom with a plethera of real world experience, which they are able to pass onto their students. Most, but not all, of my teachers have been supportive of me and my grueling work schedule and have been open to working with me and trying to make me as successful as possible. Most of my teachers have been very informative about the programs available at Metropolitan State and have been able to answer many of my questions.

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  • Tuition & Fees
  • $7,566
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  • 100%

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