Normandale Community College
Normandale Community College was founded in 1968, is a public college located in Bloomington, Minnesota.
Normandale Community College was founded in 1968, is a public college located in Bloomington, Minnesota. School credits, diplomas and other qualifications in the field of accounting, data entry, commercial photography, computer and information science, criminal justice, dental, electrical engineering, electronics and technical links, etc. Recently, the college has more than 10,000 students.
REASONS TO CONSIDER
Fact: Normandale is one of Minnesota's most affordable colleges. Our $190.30 per-credit cost is 2½ times less than the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and 6 times less than the average Minnesota private college. We also haven't raised tuition in two years.
2. CONVENIENT LOCATION
We're located just off 494 in Bloomington. Why travel across town or deal with downtown's traffic and parking hassles?
3. SMALL CLASS SIZES
Our average class size is 24 students, a number more common at expensive private schools.
4. TRANSFER OPTIONS
Normandale offers the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum, a guaranteed set of general education credits that transfer to the University Minnesota system, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, and many Minnesota private colleges. And because Normandale is accredited, we offer transfer options for many college and universities nationwide.
5. “EMPLOYMENT-READY” DEGREE OPTIONS
Here's a few that we offer:Accounting, Business, Computer Information Management, Dental Hygiene, Elementary or Special Education, Health Information Technology, Hospitality Management, Law Enforcement, Nursing, Vacuum and Thin Film Technology
6. CONVENIENT SCHEDULE OPTIONS
We offer day, evening, and weekend courses. We also provide online and hybrid (mix between online and campus).
7. LOCAL FOUR-YEAR DEGREES
Metropolitan State University and Minnesota State University, Mankato offer a variety of four-degree programs that you can take right here on our Bloomington campus.
8. EDUCATIONAL EXCELLENCE
Normandale abounds in educational excellence. We provide everything from Presidential-awarded out-of-class learning programs and numerous study-abroad opportunities to learning communities, scholarship-funded STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) student opportunities and academic departments working with four-year schools on learning outcome standards. And that's only a small sample!
9. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Our Customized Training department offers professional training and development in such areas as computer applications, Web and graphic design, information technology, quality and Six Sigma, ScrumMaster training, Change Management and many nursing, dental hygiene and dental assistant certifications—all at a fraction of the cost of comparable industry association trainings.
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