In this series, we’re exploring the different trade schools available throughout the State of Minnesota.

While there are many ways to enter the construction industry, one of the most common ways is going to a school for your preferred trade. For those of you living in Southeastern Minnesota, there are numerous options nearby for you to chose from. Below we’ve listed all of the different trade schools and universities in Southeast Minnesota, as well as provided a link showing the different programs they offer. For a full list of trade schools in Minnesota, click here.

Minnesota State College Southeast, Winona, MN: http://www.southeastmn.edu/academic_programs/ 

Minnesota State University Mankato, Mankato, MN: https://mankato.mnsu.edu/academics/degree-programs-and-certificates/ 

Riverland Community College, Austin & Alberta Lea, MN https://www.ridgewater.edu/academics/#programs 

Rochester Community and Technical College, Rochester, MN https://www.rctc.edu/academics/ 

South Central College, Faribault & North Mankato, MN http://southcentral.edu/Majors-and-Programs/departments-academic.html