For the second consecutive year, Minnesota State University, Mankato ranks 12th nationally in international student population among master’s institutions, according to an annual “Open Doors Report” recently released by the Institute of International Education.

The rankings, which reflect data from the 2020-21 academic year, list Minnesota State Mankato has having 1,121 international students over the course of that year. It’s the third time (2018, 2020, 2021) in four years Minnesota State Mankato has ranked 12th nationally. The University ranked 14th nationally in the 2019 rankings.