Globe University-Woodbury

  • Minnesota School of Business and Globe College have been providing specialized career training programs for more than 125 years. We have grown to be one of the most recognized and highly respected providers of private business, medical, and computer education in the Upper Midwest. Through our employer approved curriculum and hands-on training you can acquire the skills and education necessary to become successful in your chosen career.
School Highlights
  • Globe University-Woodbury serves 776 students (67% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Globe University-Woodbury is the only community colleges within Washington County, MN.
  • The nearest community college to Globe University-Woodbury is Century College (6.9 miles away).

Top Placements

Globe University-Woodbury places among the top 20% of community colleges in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Globe University-Woodbury(MN) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty48 staff56 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Globe University-Woodbury has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Globe University-Woodbury diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment776 students1,302 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:130:1
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# Full-Time Students523 students768 students
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# Part-Time Students253 students534 students
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# Undergraduate Students493 students493 students
# Graduate Students30 students36 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
6%
5%
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% Hispanic
4%
5%
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% Black
2%
9%
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% White
80%
73%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.350.45
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,500$35,400
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,040 is less than the state average of $16,383. The private state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,040$16,383
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$25,555$15,511
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,500$7,600
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Acceptance Rate88%88%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • We offer flexible class scheduling to accommodate academic and individual needs. Classes are offered both day and evening for full-time and part-time students. Many classes are also offered online, providing students with an opportunity to participate in distance education. This mode of delivery enables students to learn from the location of their choice and accommodates a schedule that is convenient for them. Training is provided by instructors with practical business, computer and medical knowledge and professional on the job experience. Globe College was founded in 1885 by Frank A. Maron. Mr. Maron was born and educated in Germany. Being an accomplished scholar, he received a thorough classical education in his native country. He realized a great need for a full and practical education for young men and women. He made this type of education available by establishing Globe College. From its inception, the college has always stressed the teaching of business as it is practiced in actual positions, with business firms. Through an abundance of individual help, the school combines theory with practice to produce a very outstanding graduate for the world of business. The school was purchased by Helmer Myhre and Terry Myhre in October, 1972, with each holding 50% ownership in the corporation. Minnesota School of Business/Globe College programs emphasize hands-on training, are relevant to employers' needs, and focus on areas that offer strong long-term employment opportunities. Minnesota School of Business/Globe College has seven campus locations which are conveniently located, and are accessible from major freeways, parking, and bus routes. The college campuses are located at Brooklyn Center, Oakdale - Globe, Plymouth, Richfield, Rochester, Shakopee and St. Cloud. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award diplomas, Associate in Applied Science degrees, and Bachelor of Science degrees.

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Globe University-Woodbury is Century College (6.9 miles away).
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