There are schools offering bookkeeping courses in Minnesota!
Schools Offering Bookkeeping Programs in Minnesota
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The top-ranked school in Minnesota with a bookkeeping program is Minnesota West Community and Technical College, which is located in Granite Falls. In 2010, it was ranked 79th nationwide. In 2010, 4 students graduated from Minnesota West Community and Technical College's bookkeeping program. Minnesota West Community and Technical College charged in-state students $5,154 in tuition fees per year.
The second-ranked school in Minnesota with a bookkeeping program is Ridgewater College, which is located in Willmar. In 2010, it was ranked 81st nationwide. Ridgewater College charged in-state students $5,280 in tuition fees per year.
Riverland Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a bookkeeping program. It is located in Austin. Riverland Community College charged in-state students $5,070 in tuition fees per year.
Bookkeeping schools in Minnesota, charge students an average tuition of $6,449 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $14,826 per year, or as little as $3,728 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Minnesota bookkeeping schools were charged at the following schools:
- DeVry University-Minnesota - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $14,826 per year
- National American University-Roseville - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $13,780 per year
- National American University-Brooklyn Center - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $13,780 per year
The bookkeeping schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Minnesota were:
- Pine Technical College - located in Pine City, students are charged $3,728 per year
- Anoka-Ramsey Community College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $4,551 per year
- Lake Superior College - located in Duluth, students are charged $4,608 per year
A bookkeeping certificate from a Minnesota school... what next?
The highest percentage of bookkeeping graduates in Minnesota pursue careers as a bookkeeping clerk. In 2010, there were 32,710 bookkeeping clerks working in Minnesota. The Minnesota counties with the largest populations of bookkeeping clerks are:
- Anoka County - 19,520 bookkeeping clerks
- Becker County - 3,390 bookkeeping clerks
- Brown County - 2,520 bookkeeping clerks
The government projects that by 2018, the number of bookkeeping clerks in the state of Minnesota will grow to 39,750. This would require a 4% growth in the profession.
On average, a bookkeeping clerk earns a salary of $35,140 per year in Minnesota state. However, this number is only an average. bookkeeping clerks in Minnesota had varying salaries from $17,600 to $51,720 per year in 2010. The counties in Minnesota with the highest average salary for a bookkeeping clerk are:
- Anoka County - $38,040 per year
- Dodge County - $34,600 per year
- Benton County - $33,560 per year
The Minnesota counties with the lowest average salary for bookkeeping clerks are:
- Becker County - $28,980 per year
- Big Stone County - $30,000 per year
- Brown County - $30,090 per year
For more data regarding a career in bookkeeping in Minnesota and to compare salaries with various related fields such as small business or finance, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Bookkeeping in Minnesota
- Certificate in Bookkeeping in Minnesota
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,386 miles from location||Minneapolis Community and Technical College||Minneapolis||MN||9.36602||n/a||10,618|
|6,371 miles from location||Century Community and Technical College||Saint Paul||MN||10.7099||n/a||10,514|
|6,388 miles from location||Anoka-Ramsey Community College||Minneapolis||MN||9.66731||n/a||9,192|
|6,390 miles from location||North Hennepin Community College||Minneapolis||MN||10.6466||n/a||7,444|
|6,516 miles from location||Minnesota State Community and Technical College||Fergus Falls||MN||16.8896||n/a||6,732|
|6,391 miles from location||Hennepin Technical College||Minneapolis||MN||14.4772||n/a||6,395|
|6,345 miles from location||Rochester Community and Technical College||Rochester||MN||13.4103||n/a||6,269|
|6,377 miles from location||Saint Paul College - A Community and Technical College||Saint Paul||MN||13.6942||n/a||6,010|
|6,326 miles from location||Lake Superior College||Duluth||MN||12.6413||n/a||4,898|
|6,427 miles from location||St. Cloud Technical and Community College||Saint Cloud||MN||16.6565||n/a||4,459|
|6,472 miles from location||Ridgewater College||Willmar||MN||19.0395||n/a||4,318|
|6,426 miles from location||Central Lakes College-Brainerd||Brainerd||MN||17.6636||n/a||4,206|
|6,425 miles from location||South Central College||Mankato||MN||14.452||n/a||4,091|
|6,375 miles from location||Riverland Community College||Austin||MN||17.69||n/a||3,867|
|6,376 miles from location||Dakota County Technical College||Rosemount||MN||15.9092||n/a||3,564|
|6,497 miles from location||Minnesota West Community and Technical College||Granite Falls||MN||21.2455||n/a||3,211|
|6,305 miles from location||Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical||Winona||MN||15.3528||n/a||2,529|
|6,391 miles from location||Anoka Technical College||Anoka||MN||13.6259||n/a||2,453|
|6,452 miles from location||Northwest Technical College||Bemidji||MN||13.3048||n/a||1,535|
|6,368 miles from location||Pine Technical College||Pine City||MN||14.515||n/a||973|
|6,391 miles from location||DeVry University-Minnesota||Minneapolis||MN||8.81324||88%||573|
|6,383 miles from location||National American University-Bloomington||Minneapolis||MN||7.00432||n/a||491|
|6,386 miles from location||National American University-Brooklyn Center||Minneapolis||MN||8.16649||n/a||478|
|6,380 miles from location||National American University-Roseville||Saint Paul||MN||11.7325||n/a||461|
Curious what studying Bookkeeping gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Minnesota
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks +||32,710||$35,140||-4.6%|
|Billing and Posting Clerks +||9,210||$35,880||3.1%|
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