Hennepin Technical College

Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

Hennepin Technical College is one of the 31 public 2-year colleges in Minnesota. Its campus is medium in size and located in a suburb in Brooklyn Park. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 30% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Hennepin Technical College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $4,700, and fees were $498. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $4,700 and $498 respectively.


Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate67%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 5 78
Associate's degree 3 42
Certificate 2 21

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1.34 miles away
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5.74 miles away
Anoka Technical College
8.35 miles away
Minneapolis Community and Technical College
10.18 miles away
Saint Paul College
17.36 miles away
Normandale Community College
18.7 miles away
Century College
20.62 miles away
Inver Hills Community College
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Dakota County Technical College
29.32 miles away
St Cloud Technical and Community College
50.36 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1999 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$157/credit
In State Students$157/credit
Out of State Students$157/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $7,065 $7,065 $7,065
ADN 70 $10,990 $10,990 $10,990
BSN 125 $19,625 $19,625 $19,625
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 75% of Hennepin Technical College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 44% $4,427
Other Federal Grant 9% $414
State Grant & Scholarships 43% $1,470
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 6% $1,042
Federal Student Loans 39% $6,761
Private Loans 2% $8,705


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$10,473
$30,001 to $48,000$11,094
$48,001 to $75,000$12,090
$75,001 to $110,000$15,162
Over $110,000$15,958

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Minnesota state board of nursing.

Hennepin Technical College
9000 Brooklyn Blvd
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

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