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Class Profile

2013 Fall Entering Class Profile Information

The following is the entering class profile for Fall 2014, as well as profiles for each individual master’s degree program. Prospective applicants please note that all applications are reviewed holistically, and profile numbers should not be viewed as admission cutoffs. Please contact Office of Admissions at hhhadmit@umn.edu with any questions about candidacy.

Student Profile - Fall 2014 Entering Class, All Master’s Degree Programs

Incoming Students: 178
Gender: 54% female, 44% male, 2% did not report
Minnesota Residents: 54%
International Students: 16%
Domestic Students of Color: 13%
Average Age: 30 (not including the MPA), 31 (including MPA)
Average GPA: 3.46 (not including the MPA), 3.39 (including MPA)
Average GRE Verbal Percentile: 73rd
Average GRE Quantitative Percentile: 57th
Countries Represented:
Bangladesh, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, China, Chile, China, Ethiopia, France, Hong Kong, India, Islamic Republic of Iran, Kenya, Liberia, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Zimbabwe.

Master of Development Practice in international development (MDP)

Incoming Students: 15
Gender: 53% female, 47% male
Minnesota Residents:47%
International Students: 27%
Domestic Students of Color: 40%
Average Age: 28
Average GPA: 3.6
Average GRE Verbal Percentile: 65th
Average GRE Quantitative Percentile: 41st

Mid-career Master of Public Affairs (MPA)

Incoming Students:28
Gender: 46% female, 54% male
Minnesota Residents: 61%
International Students: 14%
Domestic Students of Color:1%
Average Age: 42
Average GPA: 3.28
Average GRE Verbal Percentile: not required
Average GRE Quantitative Percentile: not required

Master of Public Policy (MPP)

Incoming Students:81
Gender: 38% female, 59% male, 3% did not report
Minnesota Residents: 53%
International Students: 16%
Domestic Students of Color:10%
Average Age: 25
Average GPA: 3.54
Average GRE Verbal Percentile: 76th
Average GRE Quantitative Percentile: 56th

Master of Science in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy (MS-STEP)

Incoming Students:3
Gender: 627% female, 33% male
Minnesota Residents: 33%
International Students:33%
Domestic Students of Color: 0%
Average Age: 25
Average GPA: 3.45
Average GRE Verbal Percentile: 85th
Average GRE Quantitative Percentile: 66th

Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURP)

Incoming Students: 38
Gender: 32% female, 66% male, 2% did not report
Minnesota Residents: 50%
International Students: 13%
Domestic Students of Color:16%
Average Age: 25
Average GPA: 3.43
Average GRE Verbal Percentile: 73rd
Average GRE Quantitative Percentile: 66th