Pine Technical & Community College

Tel: (320)629-5100
1,083 students
Public institution
Our mission is to provide superior education and services that enhance the communities we serve.
School Highlights
Pine Technical & Community College serves 1,083 students (30% 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 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Pine Technical & Community College is the only community colleges within Pine County, MN.
The nearest community college is Minnesota School of Business-Elk River (44.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
College Pine Technical & Community College (MN) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 36 staff 51 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,083 has grown by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 28:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has declined by 21% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,083 students 1,091 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 30:1 33:1
# Full-Time Students 325 students 667 students
# Part-Time Students 758 students 534 students
% Asian
2%
5%
% Hispanic
2%
4%
% Black
2%
7%
% White
92%
75%
% Unknown races
1%
5%
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. 0.15 0.43

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,065 is less than the state average of $5,693. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,741 is equal to the state average of $7,741. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,065 $5,693
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,741 $7,741
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91% 91%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Pine Technical College, a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System, is located 60 miles north of the Twin Cities in Pine City, Minnesota and awards certificates, diplomas and two-year degrees. Notable programs include gunsmithing, practical nursing, automotive technology, computerized network control/machining (CNC), business administration, early childhood development, American sign Language, and computer science.

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,611 per year for in-state students and $6,242 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,988 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 81%. 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 0.43, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Globe University-Minneapolis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.