N/A

Acceptance Rate

$4,517

Avg.Financial Aid

010402

FAFSA Code

About Dakota County Technical College (DCTC)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,523

Website

www.dctc.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

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Location & Contact

Address

1300 145th Street East

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6514238301
Fax: 6514238775
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. The ranking of a college is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a college is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that Dakota County Technical College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$20

SAT/ACT

N/A

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

N/A

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $20. Securing a good score in a standardised test like SAT or ACT improves an applicant’s chances of securing admission. However, Dakota County Technical College doesn’t focus much on standardised tests. Interestingly, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1300, 145th Street East, Rosemount, Minnesota 55068-2999. They can also call them at (651) 423-8301.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$10,993

Average Annual Cost

$5,069

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$644

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to DCTC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $19,946. The average annual tuition cost ($5,864), books and supplies ($1,200), and budget for other expenses ($5,412) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

21:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

69%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

48%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$9

Faculty Overview

67%

Male Professors

33%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

160 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

90 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

82 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

50 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

48 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

42 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

29 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

28 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

28 Graduates

Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintena...

28 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

26 Graduates

Electromechanical Instrumentation a...

19 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

18 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

18 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

16 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

16 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

12 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

11 Graduates

Computer Programming

11 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

11 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

10 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

9 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

9 Graduates

Civil Engineering Technologies/Tech...

8 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

7 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

7 Graduates

Marketing

7 Graduates

Environmental Control Technologies/...

6 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

5 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

5 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

3 Graduates

General Sales, Merchandising and Re...

2 Graduates

Nanotechnology

2 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,523

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

29%

Full-time

53%

Part-time

47%

Students Gender

Male

61%

US National: 44%

Female

39%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

70% White

4% Unknown

10% Black

7% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

5%

Out Of State

95%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$79,004 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Since the campus life of the students assumes an imperative part of their development and advancement, students at DCTC invest a lot of their time learning from the faculty members. Additionally, the students have an incredible breadth to learn and turn into a change-maker. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. There are around 60% male and 40% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$35,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$38,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$5,500

$18,750

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$57 - 195

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

52%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,517

Students Receiving Federal Grants

37%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,221

Students Receiving State Aid

39%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,585

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

15%

Average Aid Per Year

$880

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,959

$30K - $48K

$5,346

$48K - $75K

$3,969

$75K - $110K

$942

> $110K

$98

The financial aid department of Dakota County Technical College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $4,366, whereas the financial aid is $1,079. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $1,970, while the institutional aid is $1,079.

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