Earn your Associate Degree and transfer!

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Save thousands on your education and avoid student loan debt by starting at Century College! 

Summer sessions begin May 23, June 6, & July 5.

Fall Semeter begins August 22.

  • Choose from hundreds of general education courses in the Liberal Arts & Sciences disciplines which transfer to four-year colleges and universities.

  • Start at Century College and earn a two-year Associate degree, including a two-year Associate in Arts (AA) degree, Associate in Fine Arts (AFA) degree, and several Associate in Sciences (AS) degrees.
  • Complete a major-specific Minnesota State Transfer Pathway degree, and then transfer to any of the 7 Minnesota State universities.
  • Learn from expert liberal arts & sciences instructors, and engage with friendly and supportive staff who will help you plan for your individual educational goals.

Transfer Highlights

  • Financial aid availability and low tuition rates make a Century College education affordable. You can save $74,000 on average by completing a 2-year transfer degree at Century College, and then transferring to complete a bachelor's degree at a private college or university.
  • Century College accepts transfer credits from most four-year universities, AND our credits transfer to public and private four-year universities. Last year, Century College students transferred their general education credits and degrees to over 130 four-year universities across the country!  

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    College is affordable at Century College!

    A majority of our students receive federal and state financial aid. Between financial aid, scholarships, student success programs with financial support, and academic awards for new students, Century College students earn their degrees or take courses while avoiding student load debt.  

    As a two-year public community and technical college, Century College receives funding from the State of Minnesota, keeping tuition rates significantly lower than private colleges and universities.

    With low tuition rates and financial aid options, most students graduate and/or transfer from Century College with little to no debt.

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Century College Students Transfer to:

"I chose to enroll in transfer courses at Century College because they were affordable and flexible. It was a great decision!"

Lee Yang, Century College graduate, transferred to the University of Minnesota

"I wasn't sure what I wanted to major in yet, so I thought taking a variety of classes at Century would help me decide, and it did!" 

Bridget Ritzer, Century College transfer student

"All of my instructors were extremely welcoming, outgoing, and helpful, which made me feel comfortable both in class and out."

Danica Whitney, Century College and Metropolitan State University student