MCTC is Affordable

We make it affordable

Tuition at MCTC is significantly lower than tuition at most other colleges and universities, and MCTC has worked to hold tuition rates down. When you start at a two-year college like MCTC, you can save thousands of dollars on the cost of a four-year education.

School Per Year
MCTC $5,012
University of Minnesota
Globe University / Minnesota School of Business
University of St. Thomas $30,104

*Information based on 2011-2012 tuition data from www.getreadyforcollege.org.

Nearly 50 percent of MCTC’s students receive some form of financial aid to help cover school expenses. There are several types of financial aid available at MCTC, including grants, scholarships, loans and work study opportunities. During the 2009-2010 school year, the MCTC Foundation awarded $400,000 in scholarships to 238 students.


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The MCTC Campus

MCTC Campus

MCTC is located in the heart of a vibrant city, in an area rich with creative energy and economic activity, corporate headquarters, community organizations, social resources, arts, shops and restaurants.

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