Dunwoody College Of Technology

Dunwoody College Of Technology

Dunwoody College of Technology, founded as the Dunwoody Institute in 1914, merged with the NEI College of Technology in 2003, and came to be known as the Dunwoody College of Technology. The college campus covers 15 acres of land in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Classes are also offered at the McNamara Center.

Dunwoody College of Technology offers associate's degrees in applied science, bachelor's degrees in science, and a number of vocational training courses. Certificates and diploma programs are also available.

Students of Dunwoody College of Technology are offered extensive financial assistance. The college awards deserving candidates Pfund Scholarships, the Dunwoody Outstanding Student the Award, Lavon H. Cooper Scholarship, the Mary Jane Young Scholarship, the Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program, the Achieve Scholarship, and the B Davis Scholarship.

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Contacting Dunwoody College of Technology

Dunwoody College of Technology
818 Dunwoody Blvd
Minneapolis , MN 55403-1192
General Phone: (612) 374-5800

Dunwoody College of Technology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician127electronics tech, electromechanical tech, robotics tech, HVAC tech, industrial tech, quality control tech, surveying tech, CAD and design, architectural drafting, ...
Mechanics and Repair120appliance repair, HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Construction Trades110electrician, property management, construction manager
Production Trades32machinist, sheet metal tech, welding
Computer Science and Engineering18computer applications programming, computer networking
Engineering15materials engineering, manufacturing engineering
Media14desktop publishing and imaging, printing equipment operation, printing press operation
Agricultural Science and Management5food science
Design4interior design
Business and Management0business management

Number of programs and degrees for Dunwoody College of Technology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree37120
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years159
Award of less than 1 academic year227
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years375
Bachelor's degree01

Dunwoody College of Technology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Dunwoody College of Technology had a total enrollment of 1,571 students (1,586 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 92%
Women 8%
Full-Time 94%
Part-Time 6%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 75%
Black 11%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 6%
American Indian 2%
Unknown 3%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 22%
20-21 20%
22-24 19%
25-29 15%
30-34 5%
35-39 3%
40-49 4%
50-64 2%

Dunwoody College of Technology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 75 %
Part-Time 73 %

Dunwoody College of Technology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Minneapolis, 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.

Dunwoody College of Technology Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

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

Dunwoody College of Technology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 15,848
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 15,848
Books and supplies $ 1,035

Financial Aid:
Dunwoody College of Technology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 464100)

Dunwoody College of Technology Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year77$60,42421$59,633
All faculty totalcalendar year77$60,42421$59,633

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

Dunwoody College of Technology Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Food Science

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager
Building/Property Maintenance and Management

Interior Design

Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering CAD/CADD
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Drafting and Electrical/Elect CAD/CADD
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician
Quality Control Technology/Technician
Robotics Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying

Mechanics And Repair
Appliance Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Printing Press Operator

Production Trades
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Sheet Metal Technology/Sheetworking
Welding Technology/Welder

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