Itasca Community College

1851 Hwy 169 East
Grand Rapids, MN 55744-3397
Tel: (218)322-2300
1,222 students
Public institution
  • Itasca Community College faculty and staff believe the first year is critical to the academic success and personal growth of our students.
School Highlights
Itasca Community College serves 1,222 students (68% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 25%.
Itasca Community College is the only community colleges within Itasca County, MN.
The nearest community college is Hibbing Community College (29.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
Itasca Community College (MN) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 41 staff 51 staff
Itasca Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 1,222 has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has grown by 45% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,222 students 1,083 students
Itasca Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1 33:1
Itasca Community College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 836 students 667 students
Itasca Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 386 students 530 students
Itasca Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Itasca Community College Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
112 118
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
Itasca Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
2%
4%
Itasca Community College Hispanic (2007-2014)
% Black
6%
8%
Itasca Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
82%
75%
Itasca Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
5%
3%
Itasca Community College More (2010-2014)
% Non Resident races
1%
-
Itasca Community College Non Resident (2006-2014)
Itasca Community College Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.32 0.42
Itasca Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $5,307 is less than the state average of $5,355. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,489 is more than the state average of $5,522. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,307 $5,355
Itasca Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,489 $5,522
Itasca Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 93% 91%
Itasca Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • To best serve the unique needs of first-year students, we will: > give students individual attention in a safe, supportive, and friendly environment. >provide high-quality instruction >communicate and uphold high academic expectations >establish positive advising relationship >support and environment in which students experience and express diverse worldviews. >offer a comprehensive range of activities to enhance learning and personal growth >encourage students to make connections with others on the campus and in the community >evaluate the results of our efforts and us them for continuous improvement. Out commitment is to provide every student with the BEST PLACE TO START.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,302 students | 29.50 Mi1515 E 25th St
    Hibbing MN  55746
    (218)262-7200
    29.501,302
  • 1,373 students | 48.10 Mi1100 Industrial Park Drive
    Eveleth MN  55734
    48.101,373
  • 1,373 students | 48.30 Mi1001 Chestnut St W
    Virginia MN  55792
    (800)657-3860
    48.301,373
  • 1,091 students | 65.20 Mi905 Grant Avenue SE
    Bemidji MN  56601
    (218)333-6600
    65.201,091
  • 3,890 students | 70.80 Mi501 West College Drive
    Brainerd MN  56401
    70.803,890

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,355 per year for in-state students and $5,522 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,300 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Minnesota community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.