Top Minnesota Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 54 top community colleges located throughout Minnesota (40 public colleges and 14 private colleges), serving 142,978 students.
  • For Minnesota 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 (view national tuition costs).
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 80% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minnesota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 27% (majority Black and Asian) and the student:teacher ratio is 30:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(MN) School Average
American Indian
Two or more races
MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Minnesota Community Colleges by Town (2018-19)

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