Hennepin Technical College: Review & Facts

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Hennepin Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,680 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1972 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
80
Fair
Hennepin Technical College will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Hennepin Technical College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 80 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Medical Assistant, Criminal Justice, Engineering, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
68%
Fair
It is worthwhile 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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Hennepin Technical College is relatively low at 68% (close to Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
21 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Hennepin Technical College is very low: 27%. Approximately 17% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Hennepin Technical College is reasonably decent -- 21:1. Find out more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,300
Low
Average tuition price is very low, $4,800 per year. The additional fees at Hennepin Technical College (not included in tuition costs) are around $500; this makes it a total of $5,300 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept 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 Hennepin Technical College is $20.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Hennepin Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (952) 995-1300 or check Hennepin Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Hennepin Technical College offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Hennepin 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Hennepin Technical College.

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

Hennepin Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Hennepin Technical College, 9000 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota 55445, USA
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