At Century College, an education can be affordable and provide a great return on your investment.
As a 2-year public college, Century College receives funding from the State of Minnesota, keeping tuition rates significantly lower than private colleges and universities.
College Can Be Affordable
You can earn a college degree and not be strapped with debt for years to come. At Century College, tuition rates are a fraction of the cost of tuition rates at 4-year universities and private 2-year trade schools.
With affordable tuition rates, you can complete a 2-year degree at Century College and start your career for less than $11,000.
If you complete a 2-year transfer degree at Century College and then transfer to complete a bachelor's degree at a private college or university, you could save an average of $58,348.
|Scenario||Year 1||Year 2||Year 3||Year 4||4-Year Tuition|
|A||PSEO High School||PSEO High School||MnSCU University||MnSCU University||$15,998|
|B||PSEO High School||Century College||MnSCU University||MnSCU University||$21,397|
|C||Century College||Century College||MnSCU University||MnSCU University||$26,796|
|D||MnSCU University||MnSCU University||MnSCU University||MnSCU University||$31,996|
|E||Century College||Century College||University of Minnesota||University of Minnesota||$36,285|
|F||University of Minnesota||University of Minnesota||University of Minnesota||University of Minnesota||$50,974|
|G||Century College||Century College||Private College or University||Private College or University||$75,004|
|H||Private College or University||Private College or University||Private College or University||Private College or University||$128,411|
A Wise Investment
Statistically, a college education provides a great return on investment. $240,000 is the average additional earnings over a 40-year career you will earn with an Associate Degree compared to only a high school diploma.
Take your first two years at Century College and then transfer to complete a Bachelor's Degree, and that amount grows to $832,000.