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Minnesota Institutions Attended, Fall 2008


Reported number of new entering college students enrolled in a Minnesota postsecondary institution in fall 2008 who graduated from a Minnesota high school in 2007-08.


Institution NameNumber of New Entering Students
U of M - Twin Cities3,280
Minnesota State University Mankato1,937
U of M - Duluth1,894
St. Cloud State University1,863
Normandale Community College1,247
Anoka-Ramsey Community College1,191
Winona State University1,156
Century College1,079
University of St. Thomas1,041
Rochester Community & Tech College891
Minneapolis Community & Tech College807
North Hennepin Community College666
Minnesota State University Moorhead657
Bemidji State University623
St. Cloud Tech College611
Inver Hills Community College588
Ridgewater College575
Central Lakes College525
Gustavus Adolphus College514
Concordia College Moorhead511
MN State Community and Technical College505
Bethel University489
Alexandria Tech College446
South Central College445
Lake Superior College444
St. Paul College390
St. Olaf College377
St. Catherine University369
Hamline University362
Riverland Community College330
Augsburg College324
Southwest Minnesota State University314
Hennepin Tech College313
U of M - Morris311
Northwestern College299
College of St. Benedict292
Minnesota West Community & Tech College275
St. Johns University265
Dakota County Tech College264
St. Marys University of MN253
Rasmussen College241
College of St. Scholastica238
Itasca Community College235
Minneapolis Business College198
Hibbing Community College195
Northland Community & Tech College192
Mesabi Range Community & Tech College175
Concordia University St. Paul167
U of M - Crookston151
Dunwoody College of Technology148
Minnesota State College-Southeast Tech142
Bethany Lutheran College120
Art Institutes International Minnesota107
Vermilion Community College105
Anoka Tech College104
North Central University104
Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College102
Carleton College97
Crown College96
Macalester College90
Northwest Tech College83
Aveda Institute Minneapolis79
LeCordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts63
Metropolitan State University53
Institute of Production & Recording43
ITT Technical Institute42
Northwest Technical Institute41
Pine Tech College38
College of Visual Arts32
Rainy River Community College32
Regency Beauty Institute Blaine30
Regency Beauty Institute St. Cloud28
Model College Hair Design24
Martin Luther College23
Leech Lake Tribal College22
Regency Beauty Institute Maplewood22
Minnesota School of Cosmetology21
Regency Beauty Institute Burnsville21
Cosmetology Training Center-Mankato16
Herzing College16
Regency Beauty Institute Duluth16
Pillsbury Baptist College15
Crossroads College13
Duluth Business University13
Professional Salon Academy13
Regency Beauty Institute Minnetonka12
White Earth Tribal and Community College11
Oak Hills Christian College10
Rochester School of Hair10
Summit Academy OIC10
Nova Academy of Cosmetology8
American Indian OIC School7
Academy College6
Ingenue Beauty School6
Northwestern Health Sciences University5
Presentation College-Fairmont4
Moler Barber School3
The Salon Professional Academy (New Hope)3
CenterPoint Massage and Shiatsu Therapy2
Maranatha College2
Minnesota School of Barbering2
Minnesota School of Beauty2
National American Univ. (Roseville)2
Park Avenue School of Cosmetology2
Brown College1
Hastings Beauty School1
Magic Beauty School1
Massage and Professional Academy1
McNally Smith College of Music1
Pro-Image Beauty School1

Total not equal to other participation information shown elsewhere. New entering freshman data may be missing from some institutions.

Source: Minnesota Office of Higher Education