University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota

Economic Impact.

Minnesota Economic Regions

Map of Minnesota. Region 1 Region 2 Region 3 Region 4 Region 5 Region 6W Region 6E Region 7W Region 7E Region 8 Region 9 Region 10 Region 11

block M. University of Minnesota campuses

square Regional extension offices

circle. Research, outreach centers and other important University locations

$8.6 billion The U of M creates $8.6 billion in total economic impact annually.

$13.20 Every dollar invested in the U of M generates 13.20 in the statewide economy.

14,000 The U of M awards 14,000 degrees annually.

  • 75% of Minnesota's STEM doctoral degrees
  • 87% of Minnesota's MD degrees
  • 100% of Minnesota's dentistry, pharmacy, and veterinary medicine degrees

$8.9 billion The U of M graduating class of 2010 will add $8.9 billion in future increased earnings for Minnesota.

16,193 jobs Research funds competitively awarded to the U of M create $1.5 billion in total economic impact annually and support 16,193 jobs.

43 The U of M is connected to one out of every 43 jobs in Minnesota.