Academy College

1600 W 82nd st, Ste 100
Minneapolis, MN 55431
Tel: 9528510066
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 33:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 26%.
  • Academy College is one of 14 community colleges within Hennepin County, MN.
  • The nearest community college is Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (1.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Academy College (MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 15 staff 51 staff
Academy College Total Faculty (2014-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 149 has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 149 students 1,302 students
Academy College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 33:1
Academy College Student Staff Ratio (2014-2016)
# Full-Time Students 108 students 768 students
Academy College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 41 students 534 students
Academy College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Academy College Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Academy College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
9%
5%
Academy College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
1%
4%
Academy College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
14%
8%
Academy College Black (2007-2016)
% White
70%
74%
Academy College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Academy College More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
3%
5%
Academy College Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.48 0.44
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 $18,680 is more than the state average of $15,390. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $18,680 $15,390
Academy College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75% 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 Rate 100% 78%
Academy College Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Academy College, offers you a variety of professional training programs including Aviation, Business, Digital Arts & Design, Computer Technology, and Medical & Health Sciences. Academy College offers Bachelor Degrees, Associate Degrees, and certificate programs to help you achieve your career or continuing educational objectives. Our entire faculty and staff are committed to providing you with a challenging, intellectual environment that affords you the highest quality instruction. The Career Services office contains career planning materials including occupational specialties, employment forecasts, résumé preparation, networking skills, interview, and follow-up techniques. The Academy maintains a current database of prospective employers for each career field we offer. Academy College students demand a career focused education and we provide it by relating to them on a personal level with small class sizes and faculty members that are current in their fields of study. Academy College prepares its students for a challenging career and a lifetime of professional and personal opportunity. Academy College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Bachelor of Science Degrees, Associate Degrees, and Certificates. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education. Its accreditation of degree-granting institutions also is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

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