Important Information



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

MCTC is also 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. The Nursing program is approved by the Minnesota Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326). The Law Enforcement program is accredited by the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training. The Dental Assistant program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. The Polysomnographic Technology programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

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, equity in athletics disclosure information, 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, MCTC 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 any heading under “MCTC Main Menu,” then select “Compliance and Security Reports.” If you do not have access to the Web, 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 Annual Compliance and Security Report is available on the College's website.  Past copies of the report can be found on the MCTC Public Safety website.

Disability Services

If you need assistance to access college programs, services or activities, contact Disability Services at 612-659-6730 (voice).

Equal Opportunity Statement

MCTC will not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation or status with regard to public assistance.

MCTC is an equal opportunity educator and employer, and a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) system.

Information in this catalog can be made available in alternate format on request by calling 612-659-6730 (voice) or by calling that number through Minnesota Relay Services at 711 or 1-800-627-3529.