Minnesota State Community and Technical College: Review & Facts

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Minnesota State Community and Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 6,395 students enrolled. This college was founded in 2006 and is the only college located in Fergus Falls, Minnesota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
79
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are offered at Minnesota State Community and Technical College.

Minnesota State Community and Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 79 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Electrical and Electronics, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
60%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Minnesota State Community and Technical College student retention rate is relatively low at 60% (below Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Minnesota State Community and Technical College is low - 36%.

Student to faculty ratio at Minnesota State Community and Technical College is reasonable, 22:1. Read more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,500
Low
Average tuition pricing is very low - around $4,900 per year. The additional fees at Minnesota State Community and Technical College not covered by tuition are nearly $600; this comes to $5,500 per academic year.

Read the details about Minnesota State Community and Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Minnesota State Community and Technical College is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Minnesota State Community and Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (218) 736-1500 or check Minnesota State Community and Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,000
Low
Minnesota State Community and Technical College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Minnesota State Community and Technical College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
Minnesota State Community and Technical College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 200 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - nearly $3,000 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Minnesota State Community and Technical College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Minnesota State Community and Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Minnesota State Community and Technical College, 1414 College Way, Fergus Falls, Minnesota 56537-1000, USA
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