Itasca Community College

Tel: (218)322-2300
  • Itasca Community College faculty and staff believe the first year is critical to the academic success and personal growth of our students.
School Highlights
  • Itasca Community College serves 1,222 students (68% 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 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Itasca Community College is the only community colleges within Itasca County, MN.
  • The nearest community college is Hibbing Community College (29.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
Itasca Community College(MN) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty41 staff51 staff
Itasca Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,222 has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 45% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,222 students1,302 students
Itasca Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio30:130:1
Itasca Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students836 students768 students
Itasca Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students386 students534 students
Itasca Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Itasca Community College Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Itasca Community College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
Itasca Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Itasca Community College Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
Itasca Community College Hispanic (2008-2016)
% Black
Itasca Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Itasca Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Itasca Community College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Itasca Community College Non Resident (2007-2015)
Itasca 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.0.320.45
Itasca Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Itasca Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,200$35,800
Itasca Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $5,323 is less than the state average of $6,979. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,505 is less than the state average of $7,514. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,323$6,979
Itasca Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,505$7,514
Itasca Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%89%
Itasca Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,893$15,511
Itasca Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,733$7,600
Itasca Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • To best serve the unique needs of first-year students, we will: > give students individual attention in a safe, supportive, and friendly environment. >provide high-quality instruction >communicate and uphold high academic expectations >establish positive advising relationship >support and environment in which students experience and express diverse worldviews. >offer a comprehensive range of activities to enhance learning and personal growth >encourage students to make connections with others on the campus and in the community >evaluate the results of our efforts and us them for continuous improvement. Out commitment is to provide every student with the BEST PLACE TO START.

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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,979 per year for in-state students and $7,514 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,283 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 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.