Why Saint Paul College

We’re here to help you succeed.

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Designed with
you in mind.

Here, you’ll find an inclusive, welcoming community of learners all driven to better themselves through uniquely cost-effective, high-quality education. Our students come from many backgrounds and walks of life – from PSEO students to adult learners and everyone in between. We cater to you and your unique needs, with flexible class options available daytime, nighttime, in person, or online. We’re here to support you with an education that fits into your lifestyle.


Your education.
Your way.

We’ve been helping college students excel for over 100 years and we’re constantly evolving to help them succeed. That’s why we’re so focused on helping you tailor a path to your individual needs and preferences. We’re here to help navigate finances, program options, payments, and assistance with basic needs. Because we don’t just say we’re here to support you. We’re here to do whatever it takes to help get you where you want to go.


Programs that
work for you.

The choice is yours with a broad range of 54 total academic programs, 72 certificates and degrees, and transfer pathways available at Saint Paul College. The good news is, there’s no wrong way to go. Because whichever program or degree you choose, you’re making a sound financial investment in your future earning potential.

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College can be
more affordable
than you think.

Paying for college shouldn’t be a life-long burden. Students of Saint Paul College only pay a small fraction compared to peers going to four-year colleges or universities. Many of our students receive competitive financial aid packages, scholarships, and more.

Located in Saint Paul

Get the best
of city life.

One of the highlights of our beautiful campus is its location in Minnesota’s state capitol – Saint Paul. We’re located in the bustling Cathedral Hill neighborhood which is conveniently located just minutes from downtown and about a 10 minute drive from downtown Minneapolis. Plus, there are plenty of ways to get around with on-site parking and access to the light rail just blocks away.