Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center

5910 Shingle Creek Pky
Minneapolis, MN 55430-0000
Tel: (763)566-7777
  • 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 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center is one of 14 community colleges within Hennepin County, MN.
  • The nearest community college is Herzing University Minneapolis (2.70 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 63% over five years.
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty8 staff56 staff
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 109 has declined by 61% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.79 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment109 students1,302 students
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:130:1
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students58 students768 students
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students51 students534 students
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
1%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
18%
5%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
5%
5%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
20%
9%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Black (2007-2016)
% White
28%
73%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
23%
4%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.790.45
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,200$35,800
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $14,040 is more than the state average of $6,980. 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 $7,515. The out-state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$14,040$6,980
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$14,040$7,515
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$27,889$15,511
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$7,600
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate98%88%
Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
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.

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For Minneapolis public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $8,528 per year for in-state students and $8,528 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,622 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Minneapolis community colleges have a diversity score of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Minneapolis is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.