Minnesota State College Southeast

  • Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical is dedicated to providing education for employment, skill enhancement, and retraining. The primary focus is to anticipate and meet the educational and training needs of students and employers. The college provides students with a strong foundation of general and technical education opportunities for acquiring knowledge, skills, and attitudes for a lifetime of learning. The college anticipates and responds to global, technological, and social changes.

School Highlights

Minnesota State College Southeast serves 1,850 students (38% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Minnesota State College Southeast(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty85 staff62 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Minnesota State College Southeast has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The Minnesota State College Southeast diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has grown by 81% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,850 students1,118 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:129:1
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# Full-Time Students701 students828 students
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# Part-Time Students1,149 students691 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
2%
6%
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% Hispanic
4%
6%
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% Black
5%
11%
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% White
81%
63%
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
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% Unknown races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score0.340.58
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College Completion Rate
34%
32%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,400$35,400
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $5,617 is less than the state average of $6,812. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $5,617 is less than the state average of $7,362. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,617$6,812
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Out-State Tuition Fees$5,617$7,362
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid78%85%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$13,350
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,250$7,508
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical is a multi-campus, regional technical college serving Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and beyond. Choose from over 70 diverse programs in the following major career areas: Business and Office, Sales and Management, Health and Human Services, Musical Instrument Repair, Technical and Trade and Industrial. Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical is located in one of the most beautiful areas of the Midwest along the majestic bluffs and river valleys of the Upper Mississippi River. The location provides convenient access to Minneapolis/St. Paul and the security and hospitality of the Red Wing and Winona communities. Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Minnesota State College Southeast is Western Technical College (23.2 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,812 per year for in-state students and $7,362 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,088 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Minnesota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Saint Paul College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.