Are you interested in learning more about graduate programs in Minneapolis? Minneapolis is the largest city in Minnesota and is located in the southeast central part of the state on the Mississipi River. Minneapolis is a center of industry and commerce serving a large agricultural region. During the 20th century, manufacturing, food processing, milling, computers, health services, and graphic arts developed as Minneapolis's major industries.
Minneapolis' cultural organizations draw creative people and audiences to the city for theater, visual art, writing, literature and music. Minnesota is always known for its professional sports teams, including the Minnesota Vikings (NFL) and the Minnesota Twins (MLB) and the Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA). Minneapolis is home to the oldest continuously running theater (Old Log Theater) and the largest dinner theater (Chanhassan Dinner Theater) in the country. The Minneapolis Sculpture Garden is the largest urban sculpture garden in the country.
As of a 2013 estimate, Minneapolis had a population of 400,070. This is a 4.6% change from April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013. 45.7% of the population has a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and the median household income is $49,885.
If becoming a part of the "Twin Cities" sounds like a plan, check out our graduate programs in the area below.