The University of Minnesota - Twin Cities is a top ranking public research university in the United States. The College of Pharmacy at the University of Minnesota is the only college of pharmacy in the state, offering Ph.D., M.S., and Pharm.D. programs on both the Twin Cities and Duluth campuses. It is ranked among the top three colleges of pharmacy nationally.


- University of Minnesota - Twin Cities is ranked 68th among Tier 1 National Universities by US News 2012.

- The University of Minnesota--Twin Cities is ranked 28th in the world and 9th among U.S. public research universities out of 500 universities worldwide (Academic Ranking of World Universities 2010). It is also rated highly in a number of academic fields: 15th in the world for Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy; 12th in the world for Social Sciences; 26th in the world for Engineering, Technology and Computer Science; 35th in the world for Life and Agricultural Sciences; 34th in the world for Natural Sciences and Mathematics.

- Ranked 96th among the world's best universities in the QS World University Rankings 2010. In addition the University is ranked highly for the following subjects: 50th in Social Sciences, 80th in Engineering & IT, 96th in Life Sciences & Biomedicine, 120th in Arts & Humanities, 120th in Natural Sciences.

- The University of Minnesota is ranked 52nd in the world, and 11th among US public research universities (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2010).

- The University of Minnesota is ranked 3d best among public research universities in the United States and 22nd overall when ranked as the best places for scientists to work (The Scientist Magazine: Best Places to Work in Academia, 2010).

- The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is ranked 26th globally and 9th among U.S. public research universities out of 100 universities worldwide (Newsweek 2006).

* Suggested Reading:

University of Minnesota, Crookston Profile

University of Minnesota Morris Ranking Profile

World University Ranking Tables

America - US News & World Report, The Princeton Review, BusinessWeek
Canada - Maclean's, Gourman Report Ranking of Canadian Universities
UK - Sunday Times, Guardian, Times Good University Guide, Daily Telegraph
World - Shanghai Jiao Tong ARWU Rankings, Webometrics, Newsweek
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