9000 Brooklyn Blvd
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings
  • Hennepin Technical College's mission is to provide quality technical education needed for employment in an ever-changing global work environment.

School Highlights

Hennepin Technical College serves 4,625 students (35% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 37%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 4,625 students
  • In-state tuition: $174
  • Out-state tuition: $174
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Minority enrollment: 48%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Hennepin Technical College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 300 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Hennepin Technical College
(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
300 staff
153 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Hennepin Technical College has declined by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 37:1 over five years.
The Hennepin Technical College diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,625 students
2,525 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,627 students
1,109 students
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# Part-Time Students
2,998 students
1,416 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
112 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
11%
6%
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% Hispanic
9%
7%
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% Black
21%
13%
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% White
52%
63%
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% Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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% Two or more races
4%
4%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
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% Unknown races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.66
0.57
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College Completion Rate
23%
33%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$34,800
$36,900
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $174 is less than the state average of $5,427. The in-state tuition has declined by 96% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $174 is less than the state average of $6,082. The out-state tuition has declined by 96% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$174
$5,427
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$174
$6,082
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
72%
84%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$12,000
$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$9,500
$7,309
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Acceptance Rate
100%
80%
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SAT Reading
n/a
625
SAT Math
n/a
600
SAT Writing
n/a
565
ACT Composite
n/a
24
ACT English
n/a
24
ACT Math
n/a
23
ACT Writing
n/a
8

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Anime Club, Audio Club, Dental Assistant, Fluid Power Club, HTC IOPP Student Chapter, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, SkillsUSA, Student Ambassadors, Student Nurses Who Care, Student Senate, Veterans Club
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators

School Notes

  • The main goal of Hennepin Technical College (HTC) is to provide educational opportunities for employment for people of all ages and from all walks of life. Campuses located in the suburban communities of Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie provide students with over 150 awards to choose from. Students can attend college part-time or full-time. Courses are offered in many career majors during the day, as well as, during the evenings, and on weekends. Workforce education division offers training for business and industry throughout the metro area. Students who attend HTC come with varied backgrounds and average age is 29.  Some have no prior job or college experience, some have attended other schools, some are training for a new career, and others are upgrading their skills for career advancement. All students have one thing in common-they are receiving an education that will help them become more employable. Hennepin Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 4,625 students
  • In-state tuition: $174
  • Out-state tuition: $174
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Minority enrollment: 48%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Hennepin County, MN public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,898 per year for in-state students and $3,898 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,075 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Hennepin County, MN community colleges have a diversity score of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Hennepin County, MN is Globe University-Minneapolis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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