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 Anoka Technical College 

Name: Anoka Technical College
President: Kent Hanson
City: Anoka
State: MN
Type: Public
Campus Setting: Suburban, Large City
Year Established: 1968

Governing Board Website 

Anoka Technical College

Student Characteristics Based on Fall 2010 IPEDS Data

2010 Fall Credit Enrollment
Total: 2,580
Part Time: 54%
Full Time: 46%

Male: 38%
Female: 62%

African American: 7.5%
Asian/Pacific Islander: 2.5%
Hispanic: 3.7%
Native American: 0.7%
White: 81.7%
Other: 3.9%


Anoka Technical College President

Kent Hanson

Anoka Technical College Board Chair

Clarence Hightower
Board Chair

Quote from the President

“I'm thrilled to work with faculty, staff, students, and community members to build on Anoka Technical College’s outstanding programs and services and to strengthen community partnerships. The passion and commitment of the faculty and staff prepares students to go on to earn four-year degrees or join the skilled workforce that is critically important for Minnesota’s continued economic vitality.”

Interesting Facts

  •  Located just outside of the Twin Cities, Anoka Technical College offers more than 35 technical and career programs that respond to today’s contemporary and traditional technical industry needs.
  • The college is aligned with Anoka-Ramsey Community College to leverage the strengths of each institution and better serve the community.
  • Anoka Tech offers the only judicial reporting program in Minnesota and draws students from North Dakota, Iowa, and Wisconsin.
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