Normandale Community College: Review & Facts

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Normandale Community College is a large two-year, public school with 9,855 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1968 and is one of the 5 colleges located in Bloomington, Minnesota.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Normandale Community College.

Normandale Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Marketing and Advertising, Criminal Justice, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
61%
Bad
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 typically a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Normandale Community College is relatively low at 61% (below Minnesota average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
27 : 1
High
The graduation rate at Normandale Community College is very low - 22%. Nearly 46% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Normandale Community College is a bit disappointing: 27:1. Read more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,800
Low
Average tuition charges are very low - about $4,900 per year. The additional fees at Normandale Community College beyond tuition are roughly $900, which comes to a total of $5,800 per year.

Read the details about Normandale Community 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 will consider accepting 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 Normandale Community College is $20.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Normandale Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (952) 358-8200 or check Normandale Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Normandale Community College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Normandale Community 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Normandale Community College.

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

Normandale Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Normandale Community College, 9700 France Ave S, Bloomington, Minnesota 55431-4399, USA
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