Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis (Closed 2018)

1315 Mendota Heights Road
Saint Paul, MN 55120

School Highlights

Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis served 491 students (100% of students were full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 was higher than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 50% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 37%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 65% over five years.
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationItem not availableAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty15 staff153 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis has declined by 49% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has grown by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment491 students2,525 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:117:1
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# Full-Time Students491 students1,109 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
4%
6%
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% Hispanic
2%
7%
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% Black
10%
13%
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% White
50%
63%
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% Two or more races
1%
4%
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% Unknown races
32%
5%
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Diversity Score0.640.57
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College Completion Rate
64%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,200$36,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $13,050 is less than the state average of $17,208. The private state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,050$17,208
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%86%
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Median Debt for Graduates$16,500$13,775
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,000$7,253
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis is Rasmussen College-Eagan (2.6 miles away).
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