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Hennepin Technical College Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is Hennepin Technical College Ranked?

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2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Hennepin Technical College was awarded 253 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is heating, air conditioning, ventilation and refrigeration.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Hennepin Technical College as #826 out of 2,576 colleges and universities in the country on its 2022 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 63 colleges in Minnesota, Hennepin Technical College is ranked at #35.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Hennepin Technical College?

Acceptance Rate

Hennepin Technical College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Hennepin Technical College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Hennepin Technical College, this rate is 20 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Hennepin Technical College is 54%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  54 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Hennepin Technical College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Hennepin Technical College is 65%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  65 out of 100

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Hennepin Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,625 undergraduates at Hennepin Technical College with 1,627 being full-time and 2,998 being part-time.

How Much Does Hennepin Technical College Cost?

The overall average net price of Hennepin Technical College is $11,796. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Hennepin Technical College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$10,295 $10,421 $12,200 $15,304 $16,176

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Hennepin Technical College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Hennepin Technical College, approximately 34% of students took out student loans averaging $6,577 a year. That adds up to $26,308 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Hennepin Technical College is 13.7%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Hennepin Technical College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Hennepin Technical College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $37,000 in their early years. This is about 7% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Hennepin Technical College

Hennepin Technical College is a public institution situated in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. Hennepin Technical College is located in a safe and convenient suburb.

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Contact details for Hennepin Technical College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 9000 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Phone: 952-995-1300

Hennepin Technical College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Hennepin Technical College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Hennepin Technical College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2018-2019, 1,438 students took at least one online class at Hennepin Technical College. This is a decrease from the 1,500 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 1,438 599
2017-2018 1,500 607
2016-2017 1,555 624
2015-2016 1,585 574
2013-2014 1,614 404

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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