Minnesota is a state in the mid-west of the United States. It borders Manitoba and Ontario in Canada to the north, shares a Lake Superior water border with Michigan and Wisconsin to the north-east, Iowa to the south, and North Dakota and South Dakota to the west.
The 2010 census records a population of 5.3 million. The state capital is Saint Paul, and the largest city is Minneapolis. Minnesota is known as the North Star State.
Education in Minnesota
For a list of universities in Minnesota, see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_colleges_and_universities_in_Minnesota
Virtual schools in Minnesota
There are seven full time online schools in Minnesota:
- BlueSky Online Charter School (grades 7-12)
- Cyber Village Academy (grades 3-8)
- EdVisions Off-Campus High School (grades 7-12)
- Minnesota Online High School (grades 9-12)
- Minnesota Connections Academy / Minnesota Transitions School (grades K-12)
- Minnesota Virtual High School / Minnesota Transitions School (grades 7-12)
- Wolf Creek Online High School (grades 9-12)
For more information, see: http://kpk12.com/states/minnesota/