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Explore Education Options


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Are you looking for schools or training that will be a good fit for you? Minnesota schools offer quality places to get training, degrees, or improve your basic skills.

Higher Education

Education is the first step to boost your earning power and employability. Learn about types of Minnesota schools; certificates, diplomas, and degrees offered; and the role of liberal arts. Use the glossary to understand common terms.

Short-Term Training in Minnesota

Need to improve your skills? Short-term training can help you to keep current in your field or obtain a better job.

Online Learning

Are online courses for you? Take our quiz. Find out more about K-12 online courses if you're a student, teacher, or parent.

Apprenticeship Programs

An apprenticeship is a good way to start a rewarding career in a skilled craft or trade.

Work-Based Learning

How can you learn on the job? Consider training options like apprenticeship programs and internships.

Adult Basic Education

Achieve basic literacy and math skills. Find English as Second Language (ESL) training and GED Testing Centers.