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 12 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
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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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment149 students1,302 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:130:1
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# Full-Time Students108 students768 students
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# Part-Time Students41 students534 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
9%
5%
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% Hispanic
1%
5%
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% Black
14%
9%
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% White
70%
73%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.45
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,100$35,400
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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
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Tuition NotesTuition amount liste
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid75%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$29,069$15,511
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,742$7,600
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Acceptance Rate100%88%
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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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