Century College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3300 Century Avenue North

White Bear Lake, MN 55110

(651) 779-1700

(800) 228-1978

Fax: (651) 779-1796

Contact: Christine Paulos

Director of Admissions
Main Address

3300 Century Avenue North

White Bear Lake, MN 55110

(651) 779-3200


Total undergrads: 9,276

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,637

Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,548


Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, radiology, orthotics, prosthetics, paramedic, dental assist and dental hygiene programs.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Greenhouse Management A,C
Horticultural Services C
Horticulture Science A
Landscaping A,C

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Women and gender studies C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Interior Design A,C
Music – General A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Accounting Technology C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Marketing Management A,C
Office Clerical Services C
Special Products Marketing C

Communications & Journalism

Digital Communications/Multimedia A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Computer/Systems Security A,C
Database Management C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A,C


Teacher Assistance A,C
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A
Computer Systems A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Language Interpretation/Translation A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Computed tomography C
Dental Assistance A,C
Dental Hygiene A
Dental practice management C
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Office Assistant C
Nursing (RN) A
Orthotics/Prosthetics A,C
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Substance Abuse Counseling A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A,C
Manicure/Nails C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Criminalistics/Criminal Science A
Police Science A
Security/Loss Prevention A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Century College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (651) 770-3200
Website: https://www.century.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.century.edu/admissions
Address: 3300 Century Ave N, White Bear Lake, MN 55110
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 8,891
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 5,335 (60% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,435
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,435
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 75%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,483

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Century College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Century College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 44
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 96
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 31
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 85
Construction Trades 21
Education 12
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 44
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 149
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 76
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 53
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Personal and Culinary Services 21
Precision Production 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 21
Visual and Performing Arts 56
Grand total 7654

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Century College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $5,435
Out-of-state $5,435
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 563 75%
Grant or scholarship aid 437 59% $4,483
Student loan aid 240 32% $5,778

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,564 52% $3,672
Federal student loans 2,714 31% $7,028

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Century College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Century College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Century College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 8,891
Undergraduate enrollment 8,891
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Century College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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