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Hennepin Technical College is a public institution situated in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. The suburban atmosphere of Brooklyn Park makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

1,627 Full-Time Undergraduates
$4,700 Avg In-State Tuition

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Hennepin Technical College Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Hennepin Technical College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#92 Most Popular Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#104 Most Popular Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Hennepin Technical College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Quality Control Technology Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Mechanic & Repair Technologies Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Quality Control Technology Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Best Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#8 Best Value Precision Production Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#10 Best Value Engineering Technologies Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#15 Best Value Dental Support Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#18 Best Value Personal & Culinary Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#22 Best Mechanic & Repair Technologies Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Hennepin Technical College?

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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
Website: www.hennepintech.edu

Can I Afford Hennepin Technical College?

$4,700 In-State Tuition
34% Take Out Loans
13.1% Loan Default Rate
During the 2017-2018 academic year, part-time students at Hennepin Technical College paid $157 per credit hour, whether they were in-state or out-of-state. The costs for full-time students are given in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $4,700 $4,700
Fees $548 $548
Books and Supplies $2,000 $2,000

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. 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 13.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Hennepin Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,627 Full-Time Undergraduates
27% Women
43% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 4,625 undergraduate students at Hennepin Technical College, with 1,627 being full-time and 2,998 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 1,627 full-time undergraduates at Hennepin Technical College, 73% are male and 27% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Hennepin Technical College students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 187
Black or African American 286
Hispanic or Latino 150
White 912
International Students 10
Other Races/Ethnicities 82

Over 13 countries are represented at Hennepin Technical College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Nigeria, Vietnam, and Liberia.

Online Learning at Hennepin Technical College

607 Took All Classes Online
1,500 Took At Least One Class Online
11.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 1,500 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Hennepin Technical College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 29th most popular in Minnesota for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Hennepin Technical College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Hennepin Technical College was 11.1%. This is the #938 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Hennepin Technical College regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Hennepin Technical College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Industrial Safety Technology/Technician 20%
Quality Control Technology 21%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Hennepin Technical College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Hennepin Technical College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Hazardous Materials Management & Waste Technology/Technician #1
Industrial Safety Technology/Technician #1
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling #2
Quality Control Technology #4
Environmental Control Technology #8
Mental & Social Health Services #13
Engineering Technologies #51

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Hennepin Technical College Trade School Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 0 37 72 109
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide 84 0 0 84
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist 7 18 57 82
Automation Engineer Technology/Technician 0 28 33 61
Dental Assisting/Assistant 0 22 31 53
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 0 25 28 53
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 13 39 52
CAD/CADD Drafting &/or Design Technology/Technician 24 19 2 45
Hydraulics & Fluid Power Technology/Technician 0 26 19 45
Autobody/Collision & Repair Technology/Technician 24 4 9 37
Medium/Heavy Vehicle & Truck Technology/Technician 0 29 4 33
Plastics & Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician 21 0 11 32
Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology 28 0 0 28
Carpentry/Carpenter 16 2 9 27
Culinary Arts/Chef Training 10 6 10 26
Welding Technology/Welder 19 0 7 26
Manufacturing Engineering Technology 0 23 2 25
Electrical, Electronic & Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 0 22 1 23
Plumbing Technology/Plumber 0 0 19 19
Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance) 19 0 0 19
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0 18 0 18
Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk 14 0 3 17
Architectural Drafting & Architectural CAD/CADD 0 13 2 15
Cabinetmaking & Millwork 12 1 2 15
Quality Control Technology/Technician 14 0 0 14
Medical Reception/Receptionist 10 0 0 10
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant 10 0 0 10
Small Engine Mechanics & Repair Technology/Technician 0 0 8 8
Building/Property Maintenance 2 0 5 7
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant & Medical Secretary 0 6 0 6
Marine Maintenance/Fitter & Ship Repair Technology/Technician 0 5 1 6
Industrial Safety Technology/Technician 0 0 5 5
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 4 0 0 4
Tool & Die Technology/Technician 0 3 1 4
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant 0 2 1 3
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist 0 0 2 2
Biomedical Technology 0 0 0 0
Hazardous Materials Management & Waste Technology/Technician 0 0 0 0
General Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 0 0 0 0
Motorcycle Maintenance & Repair Technology/Technician 0 0 0 0
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 318 322 383 1,023

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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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