Minnesota Community Colleges

There are 58 community colleges located throughout Minnesota (40 public colleges and 18 private colleges), serving 143,972 students.
For Minnesota 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 (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 83% (view national acceptance rates).
Minnesota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 25% (majority Black and Asian) and the student:teacher ratio is 33:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(MN) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
5%
Hispanic
4%
Black
8%
White
75%
Two or more races
3%
Unknown
4%
MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Minnesota Community Colleges by Town:

Recent Articles
January 14, 2017
Even more midnight classes are launching at community college campuses across the country this year, in hopes of working around the demanding schedules of their students.
January 14, 2017
A new report by the American Institutes for Research shows that some states are paying billions of dollars on community college students who drop out before earning a degree or certification.
January 14, 2017
Learn about a Governor’s Investment in Aerospace grant that will help 13 Washington community colleges develop training programs for the aerospace industry.