FINANCIAL AID RATE88%
STUDENT TEACHER RATIO24:1
DEGREE OFFERED ONLINE8
FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.$3,955
Average Grants + Scholarship Aid Awarded to Undergraduate Students
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid
Percent of Students Paying In-State Tuition vs Out-of-State Tuition
Saint Paul College – A Community and Technical College
226 Park Avenue South, St. Cloud, MN
Established in 1910, Saint Paul College has offered comprehensive learning opportunities to students to enhance their economic opportunity in society. Since its conception, the Saint Paul College has been teaching students a wide spectrum of programs and has been ranked as the #1 community college in the country according to Washington Monthly Magazine in 2010 and 2013.
The school is focused in collaborative learning of the student and it currently has 39 associate degree programs and 60 certificate programs. Today, the school is famous for its healthcare-related and engineering programs. However, they are also famous for their human resource and management programs.
Saint Paul College is a 520,000 square foot campus nestled in a 30-acre land and offers great facilities to students such as an in-campus bookstore, cafeteria, veteran’s center, health and fitness facilities as well as a student center. On the other hand, the tuition fee rate of Saint Paul College varies between $162 and $262 per credit depending on the program. However, students can still save if they apply for The Power of YOU program which is a scholarship grant unique only for Saint Paul College.
When it comes to being academically competitive, there were about 856 students who began their foundation with Saint Paul College and have transferred to a four-year college in 2009. The school is also covered by the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum that give credit to the students’ units from Saint Paul College.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may give an overview of the candidates Saint Paul College – A Community and Technical College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $12,000. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $5,000-$6,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
- For part-time students, charges are between $170-$200 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||88%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||81%||$5,118|
|Receiving Student Loans||24%||$4,846|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Saint Paul College – A Community and Technical College may provide services to students like:
- Distance learning
- Night and weekend classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Employment search assistance
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) Program
- * Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1975)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Saint Paul College – A Community and Technical College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other Community Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Saint Paul College – A Community and Technical College.
- Inver Hills Community College in Minneapolis, MN (8 miles away)
- Minneapolis Community and Technical College in Minneapolis, MN (9 miles away)
- Century College in Saint Paul, MN (9 miles away)
- Dakota County Technical College in Saint Paul, MN (15 miles away)
- North Hennepin Community College in Moorhead, MN (17 miles away)
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