Bachelor’s Degree Partnership Program

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The Bachelor’s Degree Partnership Program through Minnesota State allows students to earn select bachelor’s degrees from Metropolitan State University right here at Hennepin Technical College.

New students

As a full-time student, you can earn an associate’s degree in first two years, and a bachelor’s in the next two years.

Returning students

If you’ve already earned their AAS degree in any of these areas, you can step directly into a bachelor’s degree program.

Why MetroConnect?

Check out your options:

Flexible—Classes take place evenings at the Hennepin Technical College Eden Prairie Campus or online (depending on the course).
Convenient— You can complete your bachelor’s degree in as little as two years, right in the Southwest suburbs.
Simple—If you’re a Hennepin Technical College student, you don’t need to fill out any additional application. If you have a 2.0 GPA, you already have conditional acceptance.
Relevant—Make yourself stand out by earning a bachelor’s degree in a strong technical education setting.
Affordable—Hennepin Technical College is among the most affordable colleges in the entire metro region.
In Demand—Hennepin Technical College graduates are in demand.  Graduates have more than 98% placement in their field of study.

Bachelor Degree Programs


  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Event and Meeting Management
  • .NET Programmer
  • Network Administrator/Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Desktop Support
  • Executive Administrative Professional
  • Greenhouse Management Technician
  • Landscape Design and Construction
  • Landscape/Horticulture
  • Urban Forestry Technician
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Culinary Arts

For students interested in completing the Individualized Studies BA, no additional articulation agreement would be necessary since there is already one on file for any student who completes an AAS or AS degree at HTC. 

For more information, or to get started on your bachelor’s degree at Hennepin Technical College, contact admissions. To explore other Bachelor’s Degree Partners Program options through all seven Minnesota State universities, visit