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St. Cloud State earns top program recognition

Intelligent recognizes St. Cloud State as having top programs in the nation

St. Cloud State University has been recognized for having some of the top programs in the country by Intelligent, a trusted resource for higher education and degree rankings.

Intelligent ranks St. Cloud State’s Applied Clinical Research No. 7 in the nation for "Best Masters in Clinical Research Degree Program."

The Applied Clinical Research program is the only clinical program in the United States that focuses on medical devices, and St. Cloud State graduates have gone on to work at public and private medical device companies, contract research organizations and hospital systems as well as to further their own education.

The ranking was just one area where St. Cloud State’s programs shined. Intelligent also ranked the following degree programs among the top in the nation:

To come up with the list of top programs throughout the nation, Intelligent included schools of all sizes and with a variety of program options. Featuring large research universities, midsize colleges and smaller liberal arts colleges, it evaluated each program on the basis of flexibility, faculty, course strength, cost and reputation. That data was calculated to come up with an Intelligent Score on a scale from 0 to 100 (view the ranking methodology). 

Learn more about St. Cloud State's more than 200 academic programs.