The story at Minnesota State community and technical colleges

State Grant

There were 34,707 State Grant recipients in academic year 2018-19 — that’s 21% of all students at Minnesota State community and technical colleges.

  • The average State Grant award at Minnesota State community and technical colleges was $1,075.
  • In total, more than $37 million in State Grant awards were made to Minnesota State community and technical college students.

Pell Grant

There were 45,278 Pell Grant recipients on campus in academic year 2018-19 — that’s 28% of all students at Minnesota State community and technical colleges.

  • The average Pell Grant award at Minnesota State community and technical colleges was $3,439.
  • In total, nearly $156 million in Pell Grant awards were made to Minnesota State community and technical college students.