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Few students pay full price. Figure out how much you actually might pay — once grants and scholarships are factored in.
Smaller classes make a big difference, and professors will challenge and support you in meeting those challenges.
Find out in which areas of study our 17 member institutions award a larger proportion of bachelor’s degrees than the publics.
Read story excerpts about six recent alums who found career paths that complemented their talents.
Find out how Concordia University is using emergency grants to help students get to the finish line.
Discover how St. Catherine University is leveling the internship playing field for low-income students.
Find out why private college students' interaction with profs in and outside the classroom matters.
Discover how Fathima Mohamed's undergrad research opened doors to a world of opportunities.
A few articles we think are worth reading
Short news items from the Council
Recent news items from our campuses
Learn what percentage of students of color are enrolled at our colleges.
Learn how financial aid, a helpful financial aid office and family support made all the difference.
Delve into how the state’s economy depends on an educated workforce and the challenges ahead.
Take a trip on our college’s cool side through photos of students engaging in wintry activities and sports.
Learn about Bethany Lutheran’s nursing program and Concordia College’s finance program.
Read how Bethel’s Post Secondary Enrollment Options approach allows students to study on campus.