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Our Mission:

 Minneapolis Community and Technical College provides access to the transformative power of education in a diverse and dynamic downtown environment.

Our Vision: 

 We see a college that provides access to excellence and pathways to opportunity.

Our Values:

  •  Student-centered: Anchor all decisions, programs and services around student needs
  •  Inclusion: Create a climate that empowers, supports and invites participation in the college and the community
  •  Community: Build an interdependent community allied with our external partners
  •  Excellence: Work daily to create an outstanding environment for learning and success
  •  Integrity: Be guided by honesty, fairness, and compassion in all our dealings


 Minneapolis Community and Technical College (Minneapolis College) is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, 230 South LaSalle Street, Site 7-500; Chicago, IL 60602-1411; 312-263-0456;

Minneapolis College is approved by the U.S. Department of Education for participation in federal programs, by the U.S. Department of Immigration for international students, and by the Minnesota State Approving Agency for Veterans’ Educational Benefits. Minneapolis College also offers many programs that have programmatic accreditation, certification, or approval. Please refer to Minneapolis College’s Accreditation web page for details regarding its institutional and programmatic accreditation.

Security and Compliance Reports

State and federal governments require that colleges inform prospective students of various policies and security information. If you wish to receive information about these reports, including the campus security report, crime statistics, procedures for reporting crime and emergencies, campus public safety efforts and programs, drug and alcohol-free schools policy, the discrimination/harassment reporting process, the student code of conduct, notification of student rights under The Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), voter registration information, Minneapolis College graduation rates as reported in the Student Right to Know, and the Withdrawing from Classes and Refund Policies, please go to the college website at Select the tab titled "Student Services,” then select “Public Safety," then select “Campus Compliance and Security Report.” At any time, you may request a printed copy of these reports by contacting the Public Safety Office at Minneapolis Community and Technical College, 1501 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55403 or by calling 612-659-6910.

The most recent copy of the Annual Compliance and Security Report is available on the Minneapolis College Public Safety website.

Accessibility Resources

Minneapolis College is committed to providing equal access to education for all students. Students who have a disability, or believe they may have a disability, are invited to contact the Accessibility Resource Center as soon as possible to determine eligibility and/or request accommodations. Accommodations are determined on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the Accessibility Resource Center at 612-659-6730,, or stop by T.2400 to request reasonable accommodations. For additional information, visit

Equal Opportunity Statement

Minneapolis College is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment and education opportunity. No person shall be discriminated against in the terms and conditions of employment, personnel practices, or access to and participation in, programs, services, and activities with regard to race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression, familial status or membership or activities in a local commission as defined by law.

Minneapolis College is and a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MinnState) system.

This document is available in alternative formats to individuals with disability by contacting the Accessibility Resource Center at 612-659-6730 or