One way to find colleges in Minnesota is to visit online resources that are either education sites for school systems in this state or those that give rankings or reviews of Minnesota's institutions of higher learning. Some of these online resources include Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, Minnesota's Private Colleges and U.S. News and World Report.
The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system website gives a listing of its state colleges and universities. This system consists of 24 state community and technical colleges and seven state universities. To find this information, click on the button "Find a college or university." On the given list, some colleges and universities are Bemidji State University, Alexandria Technical and Community College, Hibbing Community College and Lake Superior College. Additionally, this website provides a college search tool for programs or major fields of study.
At the Minnesota's Private Colleges website is a listing of 17 private institutions found in this state. Some schools listed are the College of St. Scholastica, St. Catherine University and St. Olaf College. There are profiles for each of these schools.
The U.S. News and World Report website provides another list of the colleges and universities found in Minnesota. This site also gives rankings and reviews of these schools. For example, Bemidji State University is ranked in 99th place on the regional universities Midwest rankings, while Augsburg College is ranked number 20 on this same list.