Vermilion Community College

Tel: (218)235-2100
763 students
Public institution

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Vermilion is a two-year residential college located in Ely, Minnesota on the edge of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW). Our 700 students come from across the country to study in this beautiful setting—the perfect place to get the hands-on and applied learning experiences offered by our environmental programs.
School Highlights:
Vermilion Community College serves 763 students (71% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 24%.
Vermilion Community College is one of 6 community colleges within Saint Louis County, MN.
The nearest community college is Mesabi Range Community and Technical College (42.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Vermilion 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 763 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 31% over five years.
Total Enrollment
763 students
1,303 students
Vermilion Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
542 students
835 students
Vermilion Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 221 students
1,046 students
Vermilion Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Vermilion Community College sch enrollment Vermilion Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Vermilion Community College Asian (2006-2010)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Vermilion Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
11%
Vermilion Community College Black (2006-2011)
% White
92%
66%
Vermilion Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Vermilion Community College More (2010-2012)
Vermilion Community College sch ethnicity Vermilion 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 0.44
Vermilion Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,323 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,505 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,323 $5,890
Vermilion Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,505 $10,047
Vermilion Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Vermilion offers a personal learning environment. Our 20:1 student/teacher ratio enables our instructors to know you on a first-name basis. Students can also participate in the many athletic, intramural, outdoor and student life activities offered by our faculty and staff. Vermilion offers a variety of two-year degree and one-year certificate programs. Vermilion programs prepare graduates through in-depth instruction which stresses hands-on applications. Vermilion's faculty profile has a rich mix of college instructors who bring their academic backgrounds and experience to the classroom.

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Did You Know?
St. Louis, 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 0.28, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in St. Louis, MN is Mesabi range community and technical college (Eveleth). Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.