Minnesota School of Business-Rochester

2521 Pennington Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Tel: (507)536-9500
256 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester serves 256 students (81% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester is one of 3 community colleges within Olmsted County, MN.
The nearest community college is University of Minnesota-Rochester (3.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 75% over five years.
College Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 21 staff
61 staff
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 256 has declined by 65% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 489% over five years.
Total Enrollment 256 students 1,296 students
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
21:1
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 207 students
814 students
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 49 students
1,040 students
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
5%
21%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
2%
15%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Black (2006-2013)
% White
64%
51%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
26%
3%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Unknown (2007-2013)
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average 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. 0.59 0.68
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,040 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,040 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,040 $5,660
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,040 $10,250
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,340 per year for in-state students and $6,914 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,337 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 74%. 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 0.52, which is equal to the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is The Art Institutes International-Minnesota. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.