Why Students Choose Brown College

About Brown College

For anyone pursuing education to acquire knowledge and skills relevant to a career field, choosing the right school is extremely important. That's why career-focused students choose Brown College and our associate and bachelor's degree programs in a variety of industries including Broadcasting, Business, Design, Technology, Healthcare and Criminal Justice.

At Brown, we're focused on providing you with the quality education and focused support you need to pursue success in your chosen career field. Here are a few of the most commonly cited reasons current students and alumni give when asked what drew them to our academic community in the Twin Cities.

  • Career-Focused Programs
    Brown’s curricula are industry-current. Our goal is to produce graduates who have the knowledge, skills and confidence to pursue opportunities in many of today's exciting fields.
  • Experienced Faculty
    When you study at Brown, you'll have the opportunity to learn from instructors, many of whom have actual professional experience in the fields they teach. This means you can get a glimpse the real-world from the perpsectives of individuals who have already been there and understand what it takes.
  • A Quality Education
    Graduates of Brown College have been pursuing their career goals since 1946. Our school has been a leader in private post-secondary education, training students for opportunities in a diverse range of industries.
  • A Student-Focused Community
    At Brown, you'll be welcomed into a caring culture where faculty and staff get to know you, acknowledge your career goals and aspirations and work with you to build the knowledge, skills and confidence to pursue success in your chosen field.
  • Relevant, Hands-On Training
    In a competitive job market, your skills will be tested and your opportunities will depend on your level of preparedness for the career you choose to pursue. At Brown College, you'll study course content relevant to the needs of today's marketplace and train on industry-current equipment typically found in the real world.
  • Convenient Class Scheduling
    At Brown, we understand you have a life outside of school. That's why we offer flexible class schedules that let you take advantage of and/or combine day and evening classes to accommodate your work and personal life.
  • Focused on Your Future
    Brown College offers you the individualized services of an experienced Career services team. From the day you begin classes through graduation and beyond, you'll have access to a range of services including career development strategy, résumé and cover letter assistance, practice interviews, individual student consultations and much more.
  • Personalized Support
    From the moment you contact Brown to learn more about us through the day you graduate with your associate’s or bachelor's degree, you will be mentored and assisted by people dedicated to helping you pursue success in your chosen field. We're committed to helping you get the most out of your education.
  • Experienced Financial Aid Professionals
    Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Brown offers the services of experienced financial aid representatives available to answer your financial aid questions.
  • Accreditation
    Brown College's Mendota Heights and Brooklyn Center campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools of Colleges and Technology (ACCSC), an independent accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education (ED). Brown College's Mendota Heights and Brooklyn Center campuses are also accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), a national accrediting agency recognized by the ED and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

To learn more about Brown College, our degree programs or how to apply for admission, please contact us for more information.