Our Detroit Lakes campus offers a broad array of career programs that provide hands-on preparation for growing market demands in Minnesota lakes country and throughout the region.
M State - Fergus Falls Campus has been providing high-quality academic programs in the liberal arts and health services for more than a half century.
M State - Moorhead Campus is a comprehensive community college offering both technical and career options and a full transfer degree program in a vibrant metropolitan area.
- The mission of the college is to provide accessible education with vigor and integrity to diverse learners, preparing them for dynamic learning, living, working, and serving.
|Minnesota state community and technical college (Detroit lakes)||(MN) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate of Arts Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs||Four or more years|
|% Unknown races||
|Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.||0.00||0.44|
|Median Debt for Graduates||-||$15,511|
|Median Debt for Dropouts||-||$7,600|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- MSCTC students and customers have a wide array of programs and services from which to choose. Our online programming and cooperative agreements with other colleges and universities provide students with exceptional opportunities with our more traditional learning opportunities. Communities and businesses count on our college for responsive, customized training and education. The campuses of Minnesota State Community and Technical College are located in Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead, and Wadena, Minnesota. Each campus has its own personality, unique programs, and other offerings. The Fergus Falls campus is primarily a transfer institution, preparing students in general education for transfer to a four-year college or university. The campuses at Detroit Lakes, Moorhead, and Wadena are designed to assist students in their specific career track. Minnesota State & Community and Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of North Central Association.
- College Location Mi. Students
6,415 students | 39.50 Mi1414 College Way
Fergus Falls,  MN  56537
793 students | 48.00 Mi4012 19th Avenue SW
Fargo,  ND  58103
3,033 students | 53.20 Mi800 N 6th St
Wahpeton,  ND  58076
1,091 students | 63.20 Mi905 Grant Avenue SE
Bemidji,  MN  56601
3,958 students | 69.50 Mi1601 Jefferson Streeet
Alexandria,  MN  56308
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