Minnesota State Community and Technical College

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School Overview

Minnesota State Community and Technical College (MSCTC) has several campuses throughout the state of Minnesota. One of those campuses in Fergus Falls. In all, MSCTC serves over 6,500 students each year. It offers over 120 career-oriented degree, certificate and diploma programs through its five campuses. Programs at the Minnesota State Community and Technical College Fergus Falls campus are designed to provide students the training they’ll need to have a successful career experience. Some students will go on to attend a four-year college or university and acheive an advanced degree.

MSCTC in Fergus Falls offers Associate of Arts, Associate of Science and Associate of Fine Arts degrees that can be transfered to a four-year higher education institution upon graduation. Some of the more popular fields of study at the Fergus Falls campus include Business, Culinary Arts, Carpentry, Accounting, Computers and Construction Trades, among others. Even though the Fergus Falls campus is relatively small, there are several organizations and clubs that students may join and the school provides several opportunities to be involved in sports and athletics.

While students are expected to finance their own education, there are several financial aid and assistance programs, including students loans, grants and scholarships, that are available to qualifying students.

General Information

Admission Office

1414 College Way

Fergus Falls, MN 56537-1000

(218) 736-1525

(877) 450-3322

Fax: (218) 736-1510



Contact: Carrie Brimhall

Director of Enrollment Management
Main Address

1414 College Way

Fergus Falls, MN 56537-1000

(218) 736-1500

www.minnesota.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 6,377

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Graphic Design A,C
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Accounting Technology C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Fashion Merchandising A,C
Human Resources Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Sales and Distribution A,C
Sales/Selling Skills A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General C
Computer/Systems Security A
Web/Multimedia Design A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C
Construction Site Management A
Electrician C
Lineworker C
Plumbing C

Education

Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A
Computer Engineering A,C
Computer Systems A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Manufacturing Technologies A,C
Mechanical Drafting A,C
Telecommunications A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A
Massage Therapy C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Records Technology A,C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical A,C
Pharmacy Assistance A,C
Phlebotomy C
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Communications Systems C
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C
Marine Maintenance/Ship Repair A,C
Small Engine Mechanics/Repair C

Personal & Culinary Services

Aesthetics/Skin Care C
Cosmetology C
Culinary Arts/Related Services C
Manicure/Nails C

Security & Protective Services

Corrections C
Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Science/Firefighting 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.

Minnesota State Community and Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(218) 736-1500
Website:www.minnesota.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.minnesota.edu
Address:1414 College Way, Fergus Falls, MN 56537-1000
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:6,316
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,782 (60% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,338
Out-of-state Tuition:$5,338
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:85%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,202

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Minnesota State Community and Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Minnesota State Community and Technical College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences31
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services912
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services76
Construction Trades73
Education1
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields45
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs1410
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service31
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians114
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Personal and Culinary Services4
Physical Sciences1
Precision Production1
Visual and Performing Arts23
Grand total6754

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Minnesota State Community and Technical College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services75
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services45
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Health Professions and Related Programs104
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total2316

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Minnesota State Community and Technical 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,338
Out-of-state$5,338
Books and supplies$1,960

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid65185%
Grant or scholarship aid45459%$4,202
Student loan aid43857%$5,612

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,14349%$3,805
Federal student loans2,64241%$5,909

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Minnesota State Community and Technical 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 Minnesota State Community and Technical College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Minnesota State Community and Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment6,316
Undergraduate enrollment6,316
Graduate enrollment0

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

Minnesota State Community and Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)

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