Alexandria Technical & Community College

  • Averaging over 90 percent career placement for several decades.
School Highlights
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College serves 3,958 students (44% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 42:1 is higher than the state community college average of 33:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 26%.
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College is the only community colleges within Douglas County, MN.
  • The nearest community college is Minnesota State Community and Technical College (45.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Alexandria Technical & Community College (MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs Four or more years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 95 staff 51 staff
Alexandria Technical & Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,958 has grown by 46% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 108% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,958 students 1,302 students
Alexandria Technical & Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 42:1 33:1
Alexandria Technical & Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 1,739 students 768 students
Alexandria Technical & Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 2,219 students 534 students
Alexandria Technical & Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Alexandria Technical & Community College Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Alexandria Technical & Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
1%
5%
Alexandria Technical & Community College Asian (2009-2016)
% Hispanic
2%
4%
Alexandria Technical & Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
3%
8%
Alexandria Technical & Community College Black (2008-2016)
% White
86%
74%
Alexandria Technical & Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
3%
Alexandria Technical & Community College More (2011-2015)
% Unknown races
7%
5%
Alexandria Technical & Community 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. 0.25 0.44
Alexandria Technical & Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
58%
30%
Alexandria Technical & Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $37,000 $35,800
Alexandria Technical & Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,752 is less than the state average of $6,975. The in-state tuition has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $4,752 is less than the state average of $7,510. The out-state tuition has declined by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,752 $6,975
Alexandria Technical & Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,752 $7,510
Alexandria Technical & Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89% 91%
Alexandria Technical & Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates $12,000 $15,511
Alexandria Technical & Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $5,500 $7,600
Alexandria Technical & Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports Intramural Sports OnlyIntramural Sports Only

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Business Professionals of America, Collegiate DECA, Diesel Club, Early Childhood Education, Intramural Sports, Law Enforcement Club, Phi Theta Kappa, SkillsUSA, Student Ambassadors, Student Senate, Trap Shooting Diesel Club, SkillsUSA, Student Senate, Trap Shooting, Business Professionals of America,
Collegiate DECA,
Early Childhood Education,
Intramural Sports,
Law Enforcement Club,
Phi Theta Kappa,
Student Ambassadors,
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Averaging over 95 percent career placement.
  • Providing hands-on, experiential learning in technical and transfer education.

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,975 per year for in-state students and $7,510 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,367 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Minnesota 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 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.