St. Cloud Technical and Community College

1540 Northway Drive, Saint Cloud
MN, 56303-1240
Tel: (320)308-5000
4,721 students
Public institution
The college offers five major career clusters with over 100 career opportunities in Business, Marketing, and Communications, Computer Science and Information Systems, Construction Technology, Health and Human Services, Manufacturing Technology, and Transportation Technology. The college also offers an Associate in Arts degree that transfers to the state universities.
School Highlights:
St. Cloud Technical and Community College serves 4,721 students (48% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 24%.
St. Cloud Technical and Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Stearns County, MN.
The nearest community college is Rasmussen College-Minnesota (2.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
St. Cloud Technical and Community College 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

Student Body

The student population of 4,721 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,721 students
1,287 students
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,247 students
832 students
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,474 students
1,021 students
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
St. Cloud Technical and Community College sch enrollment St. Cloud Technical and Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
-
2%
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
2%
12%
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
92%
66%
St. Cloud Technical and Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
St. Cloud Technical and Community College More (2010-2012)
St. Cloud Technical and Community College sch ethnicity St. Cloud Technical and Community College 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. 0.15 0.45
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,293 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,293 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,293 $5,845
St. Cloud Technical and Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,293 $10,047
St. Cloud Technical and Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

St. Cloud Technical College is a public institution that offers a variety of certificates, diplomas and degrees that you can complete in two years or less. Our faculty combines teaching experience with industry expertise to make our graduates marketable in today's changing economy. As a quality improvement college, we provide a first rate education that is relevant to today's job market. The college hosts one of the largest job fairs in the state. For the past three years the placement rate of our graduates in the fields they prepared for averaged 97 percent, a statistic that makes us proud. Students participate in numerous sports and club activities. We offer a variety of sports activities, such as: basketball, volleyball, softball, and baseball. Students compete against other colleges and universities in state and national competitions through club activities related to their career majors. We encourage students to become active members of the Student Senate, a campus and state-wide governance organization.

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