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Minnesota Institutions Attended, Fall 2012


Minnesota high school graduating class of 2012 who enrolled in fall 2012 at a Minnesota postsecondary institution.

Type of Minnesota colleges attended by Minnesota new entering students, fall 2012

Institution NameNumber of New Entering Students
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities3,416
Minnesota State University Mankato1,838
University of Minnesota-Duluth1,635
Saint Cloud State University1,468
Winona State University1,152
University of Saint Thomas1,039
Normandale Community College1,030
Anoka-Ramsey Community College942
Century College896
Minneapolis Community & Techn College702
Rochester Community & Technical College697
Minnesota State University Moorhead663
Bemidji State University620
Saint Cloud Technical College585
Saint Paul College563
Inver Hills Community College549
North Hennepin Community College543
Gustavus Adolphus College504
Ridgewater College503
Alexandria Tech and Community College470
MN State Community & Technical College458
Bethel University423
Concordia College Moorhead409
Hamline University406
Central Lakes College400
Saint Olaf College380
Saint Catherine University373
College of Saint Scholastica366
University of Minnesota-Morris349
South Central College346
Southwest Minnesota State University344
Lake Superior College336
College of Saint Benedict324
Northwestern College306
Riverland Community College301
Augsburg College283
Saint Johns University278
Hennepin Technical College257
Northland Community & Technical College244
Dakota County Technical College217
Minnesota West Community & Techn College214
Itasca Community College206
Saint Marys University of MN156
Minnesota State College-Southeast Tech155
Hibbing Community College148
University of Minnesota-Crookston145
North Central University136
Vermilion Community College132
Minneapolis Business College132
Mesabi Range Community & Techn College130
Concordia University St. Paul122
University of Minnesota-Rochester112
Anoka Technical College107
Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College99
Carleton College98
Bethany Lutheran College97
Crown College86
Macalester College77
Art Institutes International Minnesota70
Metropolitan State University66
Rasmussen College66
Aveda Institute Minneapolis63
Dunwoody College of Technology61
Northwest Technical College53
Pine Technical College49
Rainy River Community College46
Argosy University/Twin Cities44
McNally Smith College of Music33
Martin Luther College30
Regency Beauty Institute (Blaine)26
Model College Hair Design26
Institute of Production & Recording23
College of Visual Arts23
Regency Beauty Institute (St. Cloud)21
Regency Beauty Institute (Burnsville)19
Leech Lake Tribal College19
Summit Academy OIC18
Globe University (Woodbury)17
Minnesota School of Business (Blaine)15
Oak Hills Christian College15
Minneapolis Media Institute14
Minnesota School of Business (Lakeville)13
Crossroads College13
Minnesota School of Cosmetology (Plymouth)12
Minnesota School of Beauty12
Minnesota School of Business (Richfield)11
Regency Beauty Institute (Maplewood)11
Minnesota School of Business (St. Cloud)11
Minnesota School of Business (Elk River)11
Minnesota School of Cosmetology (Woodbury)10
Nova Academy of Cosmetology10
Regency Beauty Institute (Duluth)10
Herzing University9
ITT Technical Institute (Eden Prairie)9
Minnesota School of Business (Rochester)9
Regency Beauty Institute (Minnetonka)8
Professional Salon Academy7
Park Avenue School of Cosmetology7
Minnesota School of Business (Moorhead)7
Cosmetology Training Center (Mankato)6
Minnesota School of Business (Shakopee)6
DeVry University (Edina Center)6
American Indian OIC5
Minnesota School of Business (Plymouth)4
ITT Technical Institute (Brooklyn Center)4
Presentation College (Fairmont)4
White Earth Tribal College4
Hastings Beauty School3
Minnesota School of Bus. (Brooklyn Ctr.)3
CenterPoint Massage and Shiatsu Therapy3
Northwestern Health Sciences University3
PCI Academy New Hope2
Rochester School of Hair2
Globe University (Minneapolis)2
Academy College1
Travel Academy1
Transportation Center for Excellence1
Avalon School of Cosmetology1
Brensten Education1
University of Phoenix (Mpls/St. Paul)1

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