Anoka Technical College

School Highlights
  • Anoka Technical College serves 2,165 students (48% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is same as the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Anoka Technical College is one of 3 community colleges within Anoka County, MN.
  • The nearest community college to Anoka Technical College is Anoka-Ramsey Community College (4.5 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
Anoka Technical College(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty73 staff56 staff
Anoka Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Anoka Technical College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Anoka Technical College diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 85% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,165 students1,302 students
Anoka Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio30:130:1
Anoka Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,035 students768 students
Anoka Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students1,130 students534 students
Anoka Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Anoka Technical College Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Anoka Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Anoka Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Anoka Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Anoka Technical College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Anoka Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Anoka Technical College More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
Anoka Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.380.45
Anoka Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Anoka Technical College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,800$35,400
Anoka Technical College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $5,590 is less than the state average of $6,980. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $5,590 is less than the state average of $7,515. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,590$6,980
Anoka Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$5,590$7,515
Anoka Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid87%90%
Anoka Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$15,143$15,511
Anoka Technical College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,793$7,600
Anoka Technical College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Anoka Technical College has nearly 30 certificate, diploma, and Associate of Applied Science degree career majors in eight Centers of Excellence: Business and Office, Design and Manufacturing, Electrical and Electronics, Golf/Horticulture, Health, Information Technology, Services and Transportation. We also offer a complete line of customized courses for business and industry – through our Customized Training Services division. These courses can be tailored to meet the needs of individuals or specific businesses and industries. Each year around 4,000 students of all ages are enrolled in credit course offerings at ATC's three campuses in Anoka County - a northwest metro area intersected by the Mississippi and Rum Rivers and only 30 minutes from downtown Minneapolis. About 90 percent commute daily, while others find temporary housing in Anoka area apartments and private homes.

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,980 per year for in-state students and $7,515 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,383 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Minnesota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.