Education Quality

Music production studio in Stewart Hall

Hands-on learning

Choosing St. Cloud State means you:

  • Are choosing an institution that emphasizes teaching first. Our faculty members believe in the value of teaching, so most of our classes are taught by professors and instructors, not assistants.
  • Will be at one of "America's Top Colleges," based on student satisfaction, post-graduate success, student debt, graduation rate and nationally competitive awards.
  • Can choose from more than 200 programs of study, from environmental studies to music and everything in between.
  • Experience global learning first-hand through education-abroad programs.
  • Gain valuable experiences through internships and hands-on learning opportunities that allow you to put your knowledge to work in the real world.
  • Have the opportunity to engage with the community through collaborative projects and outreach.
  • Collaborate with faculty and students on exciting research opportunities.
  • Get involved in one of our nearly 250 student organizations.
  • Expand your world by investigating one of our 32 language and cultural organizations.
  • Work side-by-side with more than 1,000 international students from more than 80 nations.