Community Colleges in Minnesota

For the academic year 2019-2020, 32 community colleges are active in Minnesota. Carleton College has ranked first in Minnesota community college ranking and Macalester College and St Olaf College ranked second and third in the ranking. You can view more ranked community college ranking at Minnesota community college ranking page.
  • The 2020 average tuition & fees of community colleges in Minnesota is $5,713 for Minnesota residents and $6,193 for out-of-state students.
  • Total 116,418 students have enrolled in community colleges in Minnesota and, of that, 18,565 students enrolled online exclusively.
  • The average students to faculty ratio of Minnesota community colleges is 19.97 to 1.
  • The average financial aid amount received at community colleges in Minnesota is $4,171.
  • The average graduation rate is 33.61% and the average transfer-out rate is 23.84% at community colleges in Minnesota.

32 Community Colleges in Minnesota Comparison Table

College NameMinnesota Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent PopulationOnline Student PopulationGraduation RateTransfer-out RateFinancial Aid AmountStudents to Faculty Ratio
Alexandria Technical & Community College
Alexandria, MN
$5,649$5,6492,61478358%12%$4,17622 to 1
Anoka Technical College
Anoka, MN
$5,812$5,8121,84419849%11%$3,83017 to 1
Anoka-Ramsey Community College
Coon Rapids, MN
$5,286$5,2868,8451,15726%28%$3,78828 to 1
Riverland Community College
Austin, MN
$5,826$5,8263,26375342%13%$3,82119 to 1
Northwest Technical College
Bemidji, MN
$5,731$5,7311,02259931%12%$4,06321 to 1
Central Lakes College-Brainerd
Brainerd, MN
$5,759$5,7594,02943944%15%$3,95418 to 1
Dakota County Technical College
Rosemount, MN
$5,941$5,9412,52328755%13%$4,02821 to 1
Lake Superior College
Duluth, MN
$5,334$5,3345,2811,01934%16%$3,66921 to 1
Minnesota State Community and Technical College
Fergus Falls, MN
$5,560$5,5606,2221,25641%50%$3,81018 to 1
Minnesota West Community and Technical College
Granite Falls, MN
$5,936$11,2363,36287545%18%$3,49018 to 1
Hennepin Technical College
Brooklyn Park, MN
$5,494$5,4944,76260729%16%$3,44221 to 1
Hibbing Community College
Hibbing, MN
$5,525$6,7601,11813241%17%$4,83416 to 1
Inver Hills Community College
Inver Grove Heights, MN
$5,558$5,5584,26487726%33%$3,49323 to 1
Itasca Community College
Grand Rapids, MN
$5,540$6,7751,19512036%28%$4,73419 to 1
South Central College
North Mankato, MN
$5,491$5,4912,74621327%20%$3,69416 to 1
Mesabi Range College
Virginia, MN
$5,540$6,7751,18818337%29%$5,17922 to 1
Minneapolis Community and Technical College
Minneapolis, MN
$5,660$5,6606,95166217%26%$3,65023 to 1
North Hennepin Community College
Brooklyn Park, MN
$4,596$4,5966,2861,07317%34%$3,31224 to 1
Normandale Community College
Bloomington, MN
$5,679$5,6799,7841,30526%29%$3,92626 to 1
Northland Community and Technical College
Thief River Falls, MN
$5,793$5,7933,50090640%24%$3,54718 to 1
Pine Technical & Community College
Pine City, MN
$4,302$8,2022,02012140%13%$3,63420 to 1
Rainy River Community College
International Falls, MN
$5,540$6,775236435%33%$5,12018 to 1
Rochester Community and Technical College
Rochester, MN
$5,252$5,2525,1291,04526%25%$3,76522 to 1
St Cloud Technical and Community College
Saint Cloud, MN
$5,631$5,6314,32560030%24%$3,91823 to 1
Saint Paul College
Saint Paul, MN
$5,811$5,8116,91280827%24%$3,95524 to 1
Vermilion Community College
Ely, MN
$5,540$6,775660-31%38%$4,23625 to 1
Ridgewater College
Willmar, MN
$5,958$5,9583,29860842%17%$4,10219 to 1
Minnesota State College Southeast
Winona, MN
$5,835$5,8351,85055332%18%$3,39416 to 1
Century College
White Bear Lake, MN
$5,578$5,5788,8911,34019%25%$3,67224 to 1
Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College
Cloquet, MN
$5,535$5,5351,9823932%21%$5,14417 to 1
Leech Lake Tribal College
Cass Lake, MN
$3,926$3,92617337%57%$7,3339 to 1
Red Lake Nation College
Red Lake, MN
$12,183$12,183143---$6,76711 to 1
Average$5,713$6,193116,41818,56534%24%$4,17120 to 1