Winona State University has been ranked as a top college in Minnesota for providing the greatest lifetime return on investment. The rankings compiled by AffordableCollegesOnline.org identify 22 colleges in Minnesota where degrees pay off the most. Graduates from these schools enjoy the largest earnings gap between non-degree holders and earn more over their lifetimes, on average, than graduates from other Minnesota institutions.
Carl Stange, WSU's Director of Admissions, says the ranking confirms that a WSU education is a great value and provides students and graduates with the skills they need to succeed.
AffordableCollegesOnline.org analyzed 145 Minnesota colleges for tuition and fee information, graduate's average starting salaries, and return on investment calculation.