1A.11 College and University Names and Permanent Locations
Chapter 1 - System Organization and Administration
Section A - System & Office Operations
Part 1. System Colleges and Universities. The following are the recognized Minnesota State colleges and universities and their permanent locations, as authorized by state law.
College and University Names
|College or University||Campuses, Centers|
|Alexandria Technical and Community College||Alexandria|
|Anoka-Ramsey Community College||Coon Rapids, Cambridge|
|Anoka Technical College||Anoka|
|Bemidji State University*||Bemidji|
|Central Lakes College||Brainerd, Staples|
|Century College||White Bear Lake/Mahtomedi**|
|Dakota County Technical College||Rosemount|
|Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College||Cloquet|
|Hennepin Technical College||Brooklyn Park, Eden Prairie|
|Inver Hills Community College||Inver Grove Heights|
|Lake Superior College||Duluth|
|Metropolitan State University||St. Paul|
|Minneapolis Community and Technical College||Minneapolis|
|Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical||Red Wing, Winona|
|Minnesota State Community and Technical College||Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, Moorhead, Wadena|
|Minnesota State University, Mankato||Mankato|
|Minnesota State University Moorhead||Moorhead|
|Minnesota West Community and Technical College||Canby, Granite Falls, Jackson, Pipestone, Worthington|
|Normandale Community College||Bloomington|
|North Hennepin Community College||Brooklyn Park|
Northeast Higher Education District***
|Hibbing Community College***||Hibbing|
|Itasca Community College***||Grand Rapids|
|Mesabi Range College***||Eveleth, Virginia|
|Rainy River Community College***||International Falls|
|Vermilion Community College***||Ely|
|Northland Community and Technical College||East Grand Forks, Thief River Falls|
|Northwest Technical College*||Bemidji|
|Pine Technical and Community College||Pine City|
|Ridgewater College||Hutchinson, Willmar|
|Riverland Community College||Albert Lea, Austin, Owatonna|
|Rochester Community and Technical College||Rochester|
|Saint Paul College||St. Paul|
|St. Cloud State University||St. Cloud|
|St. Cloud Technical and Community College||St. Cloud|
|South Central College||Faribault, North Mankato|
|Southwest Minnesota State University||Marshall|
|Winona State University||Winona|
* Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College report to one president.
** Single campus located in adjacent cities.
*** The five colleges in the Northeast Higher Education District are separately accredited but report to one president.
Part 2. Additional Sites. Courses and programs are also available online and at other sites throughout the state.
Part 3. Name Changes. College or university name changes and taglines must be in accordance with Policy 3.23.
Date of Adoption: 09/17/08,
Date of Implementation: 09/17/08,
Date & Subject of Revisions:
01/22/14 - Amended Part 1 to change the name of Pine Technical College to Pine Technical and Community College, and Mesabi Range Community and Technical College to Mesabi Range College.
06/16/10 - Amended Part 1 to change the name of Alexandria Technical College to Alexandria Technical and Community College, as per Policy 3.23.
01/20/10 - Amended Part 1 to change the name of St. Cloud Technical College to St. Cloud Technical and Community College, as per Policy 3.23.
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