Academy College

School Highlights
  • Academy College serves 149 students (72% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Academy College is one of 14 community colleges within Hennepin County, MN.
  • The nearest community college to Academy College is Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (1.9 miles away).

Top Placements

Academy College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Academy College(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level4 or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty15 staff56 staff
Academy College Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Academy College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Academy College diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment149 students1,302 students
Academy College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:130:1
Academy College Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students108 students768 students
Academy College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students41 students534 students
Academy College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Academy College Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Academy College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Academy College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Academy College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Academy College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Academy College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
Academy College More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
Academy College Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.480.45
Academy College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,100$35,800
Academy College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $17,261 is more than the state average of $16,383. The private state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$17,261$16,383
Academy College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Tuition NotesTuition amount liste
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid75%91%
Academy College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$29,069$15,511
Academy College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,742$7,600
Academy College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate100%88%
Academy College Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Academy College offers high-quality, in-demand programs for today`s job market.  We do more than prepare you for a rewarding career-we enable you to enter your chosen field with confidence and commitment!
  • From finding a related position while in school to locating the job of your dreams, Academy College is dedicated to your career!  Our experienced Career Services team works with current and graduate students every step of the way.
  • As you begin your new journey, we offer a supportive environment every step of the way!  From tutoring services to computer user sessions, our team of experts are here to ensure your personal academic success.
  • We are proud of our campus community and eager to share it with you!  We invite you to stop in and meet one on one with an Admissions Representative, to discuss your personal goals and discover how our college meets both your career plans and your lifestyle.

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Did You Know?
For Minneapolis public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $8,528 per year for in-state students and $8,528 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,622 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Minneapolis community colleges have a diversity score of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Minneapolis is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.