Minnesota School of Business-Rochester

2521 Pennington Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Tel: (507)536-9500
School Highlights
  • Minnesota School of Business-Rochester serves 183 students (73% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Minnesota School of Business-Rochester is one of 3 community colleges within Olmsted County, MN.
  • The nearest community college to Minnesota School of Business-Rochester is University of Minnesota-Rochester (3.8 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
Minnesota School of Business-Rochester(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty15 staff56 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of Minnesota School of Business-Rochester has declined by 46% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Minnesota School of Business-Rochester diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 516% over five years.
Total Enrollment183 students1,302 students
Student:Teacher Ratio12:130:1
# Full-Time Students134 students768 students
# Part-Time Students49 students534 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Unknown races
Diversity Score0.480.45
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,200$35,800

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
Out-State Tuition Fees$14,040$7,515
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)100%91%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$27,889$15,511
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$9,500$7,600
Acceptance Rate (Year 2011)100%83%
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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For Minnesota public 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. 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 score of 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.