Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis

1315 Mendota Heights Road
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
Tel: (651)675-4700
553 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis serves 553 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 24%.
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis is one of 7 community colleges within Dakota County, MN.
The nearest community college is Brown College-Mendota Heights (0.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 70% over five years.
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 14 staff
59 staff
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 553 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 31% over five years.
Total Enrollment
553 students
1,282 students
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 40:1
22:1
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
553 students
810 students
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
10%
12%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Black (2006-2013)
% White
47%
57%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
38%
3%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Unknown (2006-2013)
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis 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. 0.42 0.53
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,841 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has declined by 24% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,841 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has declined by 24% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,841 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,841 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
89%
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Mendota Heights Brown College-Mendota Heights
    Private for-profit
    1345 Mendota Heights Road
    Mendota Heights, MN 55120
    (651)905-3400
    0.6  Mi  |  281  students
  • Eagan Northwest Technical Institute
    Private for-profit
    950 Blue Gentian Road Suite#500
    Eagan, MN 55121
    (651)332-8000
    1.3  Mi  |  0  students
  • Eagan Argosy University-Twin Cities
    Private for-profit
    1515 Central Parkway
    Eagan, MN 55121
    (651)846-2882
    2.1  Mi  |  1538  students
  • Eagan Rasmussen College-Eagan
    Public
    3500 Federal Dr
    Eagan, MN 55122
    (651)687-9000
    2.6  Mi  |  733  students
  • Minneapolis Academy College
    Private, for profit
    1600 W 82nd st, Ste 100
    Minneapolis, MN 55431
    9528510066
    4.8  Mi  |  149  students
Recent Articles
Arizona Community Colleges Defunded: What Students Need to Know
Arizona Community Colleges Defunded: What Students Need to Know
Leading the country in slashing public education spending, Arizona voted to defund higher education, including Pima and Maricopa Community College Districts, leaving many Arizona college students wondering what this new state legislation means for the future of their education.
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
Not all community college students spend their winter and summer break on vacation. Some utilize that time to take a few extra classes and earn credits that can help them graduate early. Other students test out of courses and receive credit for work experiences in order to get ahead. In this article, learn about the various methods you can use to pursue extra college credits.
Free Community College Coming Soon? President Obama Hopes So
Earlier this year, President Obama outlined a proposal that would make community college free for millions of community college students. What does it mean for you?
Did You Know?
Dakota, MN 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 0.32, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Dakota, MN is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.