Minnesota State University Mankato is a public, comprehensive institution that has been educating students since 1868. With over 119,000 alumni worldwide, Minnesota State is committed to providing academic excellence and innovative research that brings “real solutions to real needs.” The University offers a wide range of online programs including online bachelor completion programs, graduate degrees, undergraduate and graduate certificate programs, and licensure preparation programs. Areas of study include (but are not limited to) business; organizational studies; healthcare; nursing; technical communication; education and more. Minnesota State University’s online programs are specifically designed to provide flexible learning options to adult learners without compromising quality. Dedicated to student success, Minnesota State offers a variety of student support services including academic advising, online tutoring, IT solutions and more.