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2021 Best Value Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Minnesota

3 Colleges
271 Bachelor's Degrees
$27,660 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Family, Consumer & Human Sciences School for You

Best Value Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in MinnesotaWith 271 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, family, consumer and human sciences is the #24 most popular major in Minnesota. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 1.1% of all the family, consumer and human sciences bachelor's degrees in the country.

This year's Best Value Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Minnesota ranking looked at 3 colleges that offer a bachelor's in family, consumer and human sciences. When talking about the 'best value', we do not simply mean those with the lowest price. We are more focused on family, consumer and human sciences schools that offer a high quality education at a price lower that other schools of similar academic excellence.

When calculating average cost, we take tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies, and other related expenses into account. We then subtract the average financial aid award. The is meant to give you an idea of how much money you'll need to pay out-of-pocket through loans, external scholarships, or other methods. Your cost may be different from the average one, depending on your income and other factors.

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Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Best Value Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

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2021 Best Value Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools in Minnesota

The following schools top our list of the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for the Money.

Best Value Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools in Minnesota

Minnesota State University - Mankato comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Minnesota State University - Mankato is a fairly large public school located in the city of Mankato. Minnesota State University - Mankato also made our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Minnesota list, coming in at #2.

It takes the average student at Minnesota State University - Mankato about 4.6 years to graduate, and the estimated yearly cost for the school is $21,786. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from Minnesota State University - Mankato is about $99,998. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.

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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. UMN Twin Cities is a fairly large public school located in the large city of Minneapolis. UMN Twin Cities also took the #1 spot in our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Minnesota rankings.

It takes the average student at UMN Twin Cities about 4.2 years to graduate, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $33,989. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from UMN Twin Cities is $143,094. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

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Concordia University - Saint Paul earned the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings. Concordia University - Saint Paul is a medium-sized private not-for-profit school located in the large city of Saint Paul. As a testament to the quality of education offered at Concordia University - Saint Paul, the school also landed the #3 rank in our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in Minnesota ranking.

The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at Concordia University - Saint Paul is 4.2 years, and it costs about $27,206 per year to attend the school. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from Concordia University - Saint Paul is $114,809. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

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Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges in the Plains States Region

Explore all the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools in the Plains States Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Missouri 640
Kansas 223
South Dakota 94
Iowa 344
Nebraska 435
North Dakota 207

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Human Development & Family Studies 96
Family & Consumer Economics 89
General Family & Consumer Sciences 63
Textile & Apparel Studies 12
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 11

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Social Sciences 2,695
Psychology 2,578
Education 2,494
Communication & Journalism 1,470
History 345

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Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 3 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to National Cancer Institute.

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