Dunwoody College of Technology

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818 Dunwoody Boulevard

Minneapolis, MN 55403

Phone: (800) 292-4625
2013-2014 Tuition
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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
#61 Overall Score: 44 out of 100. Regional Colleges (Midwest)

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Dunwoody College of Technology is a private institution that was founded in 1914. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,131, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 11 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Dunwoody College of Technology's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (Midwest), 61. Its tuition and fees are $18,514 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Founded in 1914, Dunwoody College of Technology is a private, not-for-profit endowed institution of higher education with a focus on technical education. It is one of the few institutions of its kind in the nation, the only one in the Upper Midwest, and it has been a champion of applied education throughout its long history. Dunwoody College of Technology's mission is to provide students with a high quality technical education that results in an immediate job and a fulfilling career. Located in the Lowry Hill neighborhood next to downtown Minneapolis, Dunwoody College offers bachelor's and associate's degrees in a variety of technical fields. The College maintains strong ties to local business and industry and values a diverse faculty, support staff, and student body and their unique contributions to an inclusive Dunwoody community. As articulated by our founder William Hood Dunwoody, the College's vision is to provide "for all time" a place where people of diverse backgrounds receive learning opportunities that prepare them for "the better performance of life's duties."

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1914
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting urban
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to Dunwoody College of Technology, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Dunwoody College of Technology is $50. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 68.7 percent.

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Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 68.7%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Dunwoody College of Technology is 10:1, and the school has 86.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Dunwoody College of Technology include: Business Administration and Management, General and Interior Design.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 10:1
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business Administration and Management, General 81%
Interior Design 19%

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Student Life

Dunwoody College of Technology has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,131, with a gender distribution of 86.7 percent male students and 13.3 percent female students.

Total enrollment 1,131
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Dunwoody College of Technology offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, and health insurance. Dunwoody College of Technology also offers campus safety and security services like late night transport/escort service and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at Dunwoody College of Technology, 80 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Dunwoody College of Technology.

Students who have cars on campus 80%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At Dunwoody College of Technology, 76.2 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $5,389.

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Tuition and fees $18,514 (2013-14)
Room and board N/A
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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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