Minnesota state community and technical college (Detroit lakes)

Tel: (218)846-7444
  • 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.
School Highlights

School Overview

    Minnesota state community and technical college (Detroit lakes)(MN) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    % Unknown races
    Diversity Score0.000.45
    Minnesota state community and technical college (Detroit lakes) Diversity Score (2014-2016)

    Finances and Admission

      Median Debt for Graduates-$15,511
      Median Debt for Dropouts-$7,600
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      School Notes

      • 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.

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      Did You Know?
      For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,979 per year for in-state students and $7,514 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,283 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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Minnesota School of Business-Brooklyn Center. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.