Vermillion Community College, located in Ely, Minnesota, is a two-year community college and is part of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System. VCC was founded in 1922, and is situated on a 40-acre campus that borders the Superior National Forest and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. The school specializes in outdoor environmental education, natural resources protection and resource management. VCC takes pride in offering strong academic programs, and the mission of VCC focuses on the natural world. VCC has a hands-on approach to learning that allows students to experience the natural world by participating in programs that give them the chance to get out into the field.
The academic programs offered by VCC lead to associate's degrees, diplomas, and certificates.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission