Saint Paul College

Saint Paul, MN 55102

Saint Paul College is one of the 31 public 2-year colleges in Minnesota. Its campus is medium in size and located in Saint Paul. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 28% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Saint Paul College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $4,850, and fees were $710. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $4,850 and $710 respectively.


Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio27:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate60%

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 22 89
Associate's degree 0 0
Certificate 24 128

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8.7 miles away
Inver Hills Community College
8.74 miles away
Century College
8.93 miles away
Normandale Community College
13.64 miles away
Dakota County Technical College
14.71 miles away
North Hennepin Community College
16.9 miles away
Hennepin Technical College
17.36 miles away
Anoka-Ramsey Community College
19.45 miles away
Anoka Technical College
23.76 miles away
Pine Technical & Community College
60.42 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1983 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
06/01/1975 - 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$185/credit
In State Students$185/credit
Out of State Students$185/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 $8,325 $8,325 $8,325
ADN 70 $12,950 $12,950 $12,950
BSN 125 $23,125 $23,125 $23,125
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, 87% of Saint Paul 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 72% $4,594
Other Federal Grant 5% $341
State Grant & Scholarships 64% $1,258
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- $347
Federal Student Loans 29% $5,315
Private Loans -- --


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$11,583
$30,001 to $48,000$11,826
$48,001 to $75,000$13,008
$75,001 to $110,000$15,606
Over $110,000$17,268

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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

Relevant scholarships

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Phillips/Laird Scholarship

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Minnesota state board of nursing.

Saint Paul College
235 Marshall Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55102

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