Education Briefs for April 14
Minnesota West recognized as in the list of the Top 47 Colleges in the state of Minnesota
Minnesota West Community & Technical College has been recognized as one of the Top 47 Colleges in the State of Minnesota for 2021 by Intelligent.com. The top picks by Intelligent.com are affordable, respected, and flexible. These rankings are based on assessments of over 153 Universities and Colleges, along with comparisons of over 344 educational programs. Colleges that have made this top list have also been ranked based on areas including; program strength, student readiness, return on investment, cost, and student engagement. These areas are then scored and given an overall ranking based on a score between 0 and 100.
Amongst the Top 47 Colleges Minnesota West Community & Technical College was listed as the best for Network Security. With an Intelligent Score of 79.67. For a complete list of ranked colleges visit https://www.intelligent.com/best-colleges-in-minnesota/.
Tyler named to dean’s list at Palmer College of Chiropractic.
Marissa Tyler of Lake Benton has been named to the fall 2020 trimester dean’s list at Palmer College of Chiropractic’s Main campus in Davenport, Iowa.
Minnesota West will award up to 1,000 scholarships
Minnesota West Community & Technical College is offering a Free Bird Scholarship opportunity to students who enroll in classes for Summer Session 2021. Free Bird scholarships will cover three credits of tuition and fees, up to a maximum award of $600.00. All summer enrolled students — current, new, visiting, non-degree seeking, PSEO, concurrent, etc. enrolled in a for credit course during Summer Session 1, Summer Session 2, or a combination of both sessions are eligible to apply for a Free Bird Scholarship. Minnesota West will award up to 1,000 Free Bird Scholarships, on a first come first serve basis.
For additional details and application visit www.mnwest.edu/free-bird or call 800-658-2330.