Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center (Closed 2017)

  • 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.

School Highlights

Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center serves 109 students (53% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 37%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty8 staff73 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
The Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center diversity score of 0.79 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment109 students1,859 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:129:1
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# Full-Time Students58 students843 students
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# Part-Time Students51 students1,016 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
1%
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% Asian
18%
6%
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% Hispanic
5%
6%
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% Black
20%
11%
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% White
28%
63%
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% Two or more races
2%
4%
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% Unknown races
23%
6%
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Diversity Score0.790.58
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,200$35,400
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $14,040 is more than the state average of $6,639. The in-state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $14,040 is more than the state average of $7,204. The out-state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$14,040$6,639
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Out-State Tuition Fees$14,040$7,204
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$27,889$15,511
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$7,600
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Acceptance Rate98%88%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Minnesota School of Business was founded in 1877 by Professor Alexander R. Archibald who came from Dartmouth College. The school was among the first to teach students how to use the Stenotype machine, calculators, adding machines, and typewriters. In 1929, the school was sold to the Correll and Kamprath families and was relocated to 24 South Seventh Street. The school moved again in 1979 to the Chamber of Commerce Building at 11 South Fifth Street. ITT Educational Services, Inc. purchased the school in 1969. In 1988 Terry Myhre purchased the school from ITT and in 1993 relocated it to the current location in Richfield, MN. In 1989 the first branch campus was opened in Brooklyn Center. In 2002 the Plymouth branch campus was opened. Two new campus additions, St. Cloud and Shakopee were opened in 2004. The newest addition is the Rochester campus which opened in Fall of 2005. Minnesota School of Business/Globe College has seven campus locations - Brooklyn Center, Oakdale - Globe, Plymouth, Richfield, Rochester, Shakopee and St. Cloud. 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. MSB offers a Masters degree, diplomas, Associate of Applied Science Degrees, and Bachelor of Science Degrees in many areas. The four main educational areas are business, health sciences, computer imaging, and information technology. In addition to the campuses mentioned, affiliates to the college include Globe College in Oakdale, MN, Minnesota School of Cosmetology in Oakdale, MN, Duluth Business University in Duluth, MN, Utah Career College, UT, Institute of Production and Recording in Minneapolis, Transportation Center for Excellence in Eagan, MN, New Horizons ? Benchmark Learning in Edina, MN, and Broadview Media in Edina, MN. 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 Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center is North Hennepin Community College (4.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 6,286 students | 4.30 Mi7411 85th Ave N
    Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
    (763) 488-0391
    4.306,286
  • 4,762 students | 4.80 Mi9000 Brooklyn Blvd
    Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
    (952) 995-1300
    4.804,762
  • 203 students | 5.70 Mi300 North 1st Ave, Suite 500
    Minneapolis, MN 55401
    (612) 375-1900
    5.70203
  • Dunwoody College of Technology
    Dunwoody College of Technology Photo - Welding students in a Dunwoody classroom/workshop
    Private not-for-profit
    1,316 students | 6.30 Mi818 Dunwoody Blvd
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    (612) 374-5800
    6.301,316
  • Globe University-Minneapolis
    Private, for profit
    164 students | 6.30 MiIDS Center, 80 South 8th Street, Suite 51
    Minneapolis, MN 55402
    (612) 455-3000
    6.30164
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