Duluth Business University

Overview of Duluth Business University

Students attend Duluth Business University in Dultuh, MN, a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Duluth Business University degrees go up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in medical adminstration, photography and commercial art, therapy and counseling.

Duluth Business University Selectivity

Duluth Business University is selective and does not offer open admission.

Student Body

There are 296 students at the school (as of 2007-2008).

Student Life

A lot of students at Duluth Business University attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Mission Statement The mission of the Duluth Business University, Inc. is to produce graduates with the knowledge and skills to meet the entry-level employment requirements of business, industry, and government and to provide college-level general education courses to prepare graduates for increased career opportunities."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Duluth Business University

Duluth Business University
4724 Mike Colalillo Drive
Dultuh , MN 55807
General Phone: (218) 722-4000

Duluth Business University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Therapy and Counseling22massage therapy
Medical Support and Technology15medical assistant, veterinary assistant, phlebotomy
Medical Administration12medical records tech
Photography and Commercial Art7commercial art
Business and Management3business management
Family and Social Work0human services
Law0legal assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Duluth Business University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree259
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years345

Duluth Business University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Duluth Business University had a total enrollment of 296 students (287 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 14%
Women 86%
Full-Time 85%
Part-Time 15%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 12%
20-21 15%
22-24 19%
25-29 24%
30-34 9%
35-39 7%
40-49 9%
50-64 3%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Duluth Business University Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 55 %
Part-Time 38 %

Duluth Business University Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Duluth, Minnesota for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Minnesota Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Duluth Business University Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Duluth Business University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 13,985
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 13,985
Books and supplies $ 910

Financial Aid:
Duluth Business University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 989200)

Duluth Business University Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year5$24,02710$34,316
All faculty totalcalendar year5$24,02710$34,316

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Duluth Business University Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Duluth Business University Highlights

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What Sets Duluth Business University Apart:

% of freshmen enrolled part-time
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Duluth Business University % of freshmen enrolled part-time
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Duluth Business University % of degrees in therapy and counseling
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 12%Duluth Business University Female % of student body
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Duluth Business University % of degrees in medical administration
% of degrees in photography and commercial art
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Duluth Business University % of degrees in photography and commercial art

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