Minnesota School of Business-Elk River

Tel: (763)367-7000
285 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River serves 285 students (69% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River is the only community colleges within Sherburne County, MN.
The nearest community college is Anoka Technical College (10 miles away).

School Overview

Minnesota School of Business-Elk River 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 12 staff
59 staff
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Total Faculty (2009-2013)

Student Body

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
285 students
1,282 students
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
22:1
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River student staff (2009-2013)
# Full-Time Students
196 students
810 students
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Full-Time Students (2009-2013)
# Part-Time Students 89 students
1,017 students
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Part-Time Students (2009-2013)
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River American Indian/Alaskan (2009-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Asian (2009-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
1%
12%
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Black (2010-2013)
% White
84%
57%
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River White (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
8%
3%
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Unknown (2009-2013)
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River 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. 0.13 0.53
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,040 is more than the state average of $5,740. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,040 $5,740
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,040 $10,294
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Minnesota School of Business-Elk River % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2010-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,790 per year for in-state students and $6,400 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,153 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 70%. 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 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.