Fergus Falls Area Educational Resources
Pre-kindergarten through 12th Grade
Serves students in the Fergus Falls area and consists of the following academic institutions:
●McKinley Elementary School - Kindergarten through 1st grade
●Adams Elementary School - Grades 1-2
●Cleveland Elementary School - Grades 3-4
●Kennedy Secondary School - Grades 5-12
- iQ Academy Minnesota - Students learning at the K-12 level may benefit from personalized online learning experiences provided by iQ Academy Minnesota.
Fergus Falls Private Schools
●Morning Son School – Pre-Kindergarten through 6th grade
●Our Lady of Victory Church & School – Grades Kindergarten through 6th grade
- Hillcrest Academy - This faith-based high school prepares students for an easy transition into collegiate learning while developing a well-rounded Christian worldview.
Higher Education Opportunities in Fergus Falls
Minnesota State Community and Technical College (M State Fergus Falls campus) - In addition to offering more than seventy academic programs focused on liberal arts and career-based learning, Minnesota State Community and Technical College also helps prep high school students for college-level learning with concurrent enrollment programs.
Higher Education Opportunities in the area
Alexandria Technical & Community College - Located approximately 50 miles from Fergus Falls, ATCC offers a variety of career and technical programs at an affordable tuition rate, allowing students quick and easy access to fulfilling careers.
University of Minnesota, Morris - The University of Minnesota’s Morris location is located just under 60 miles away from Fergus Falls, and offers 35 academic emphases from which to select.
Concordia College - Concordia College has been educating Minnesota students for 125 years, and is located 56 miles from Fergus Falls. Students may choose from over 50 majors, most of which offer online learning options.
Minnesota State University, Moorhead - The Moorhead location for MN State is approximately a 60 mile drive from Fergus Falls, and offers numerous degrees at both the bachelor and graduate level.
North Dakota State College of Science - NDSCS has a 98% percent job placement rate for graduated students, and is located only 34 miles from Fergus Falls.
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Top Minnesota Schools for 2017 - Minnesota residents can use this page to better differentiate between the benefits of attending different schools in their area.
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Financial Aid & Affordable Education
Fergus Area College Foundation - Learn more about the Fergus Area College Foundation, which focuses on providing students from all backgrounds with academic opportunities by annually scholarship distribution.
Minnesota College Savings Plan - Begin a college savings plan today by following the three easy steps detailed at this link.
FAFSA Government Aid - Complete the free application for federal financial coverage at this link.
Unigo Scholarships for Minnesota - A large selection of in-state scholarships are detailed at this link, helping Minnesota residents to minimize the cost of a college education.
Most Affordable Online Colleges - This page breaks down the specs of several online colleges at both the 2-year and the 4-year level. Information provided includes total tuition cost, number of online programs, and financial aid availability.
Financial Aid for Online Degrees - Online students are just as eligible to receive financial aid as traditional learners. This page helps students to identify beneficial financial opportunities and learn how to apply for them.
Alternative Ways to Pay for Graduate School - It is often the case that what is keeping a student from returning for a graduate program is the program’s cost. This page helps potential graduate students better understand the financial opportunities available to them when returning to school.
Online Colleges & Continuing Education
Fergus Falls Public Schools Community Education - Whether students are interested in job upgrades or personal development, they can learn about the large selection of adult education courses offered in the Fergus Falls area at this link.
Adult Education in Fergus Falls - Adult basic education programs available in Fergus Falls include courses focusing on preparation for taking the GED, developing English as a second language, and preparing for entrance into college.
Fergus Falls Area Learning Center - For more than 30 years, the Fergus Falls Area Learning Center has been providing students with the advisement, counseling, and instruction that facilitates academic and career success.
Guide to Vocational Trade Schools - This page allows potential students to search for vocational and technical learning programs by territory and learn the benefits of attending each school.
Best Online Colleges in Minnesota - Several colleges throughout Minnesota offer their coursework in a distance learning format. Search here to find compare available institutions and the programs they offer.
Online Colleges that Offer Laptops - Use the information at this link to find quality online schools that provide their students with tech tools such as tablets, smartphones, and laptops.
Guide to Online Community Colleges - Minnesota students interested in studying at a school outside of their area can use this page to find the highest ranked online colleges for the 2017 school year.