Minnesota School of Business-Rochester

2521 Pennington Drive NW, Rochester
MN, 55901
Tel: (507)536-9500
342 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester serves 342 students (62% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American), which is more than the state average of 24%.
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester is one of 3 community colleges within Olmsted County, MN.
The nearest community college is University of Minnesota-Rochester (3.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
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

Student Body

The student population of 342 teachers has declined by 45% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 53:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
342 students
1,287 students
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
213 students
832 students
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 129 students
1,021 students
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester sch enrollment Minnesota School of Business-Rochester sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
12%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Black (2006-2011)
% White
96%
66%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester More (2009-2011)
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester sch ethnicity Minnesota School of Business-Rochester sta ethnicity
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. 0.08 0.45
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,300 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,300 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,300 $5,845
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,300 $10,047
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,101 per year for in-state students and $5,675 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,832 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 75%. 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 0.41, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.