About College Prep

Pillsbury_Old_MainPillsbury College Prep and Camp (PCPC) is a year-round, affordable boarding school which offers 7th – 12th graders an entrepreneurial academic environment in which to thrive both educationally and personally. Boarding both domestic and international students, young adults receive an exceptional private accredited education while having access to camp activities year round. This cultivates opportunities for students to excel not only academically, but in all areas of personal interest to help them be all they can be as future leaders.

Students who want increased social interaction with American students have the option to attend Owatonna High School which is located next door to our campus. International and domestic students who choose to attend the All American A-rated public high school can interact with 1,400 American kids in an outstanding public high school. Students will stay on campus during the traditional school year and go home for the summers or stay for summer camp. Students can attend Pillsbury for the length of their education. PCPC teaches accredited private school for 7th through 12th grade.

Kids who want a private prep school with an 8:1 student/teacher ratio can attend our private on-campus school which creates a program to help each student excel to their full capabilities. High school students can take dual enrollment courses at Riverland Community College/MSU before graduating high school if ready academically. All boarding, after-school camp activities and tutoring is provided on the Pillsbury Campus. After school and on weekends, students will pursue personal passions with year-round camp instruction in the activities offered as well as off-campus trips.

We help students excel in a nurturing, challenging, motivational, educational environment that inspires young people to be all they are capable of. Pillsbury is out to improve our world, one kid at a time. We embrace technology, performing arts, sports and more to help kids reach their total potential.

Pillsbury also offers a dynamic summer camp where International and U.S. students come to Camp Pillsbury and attend up to five two-week sessions during the summer. Based in Owatonna, Minn., Camp Pillsbury is a premier overnight summer camp for boys and girls ages 6 to 17. Camp Pillsbury offers unique programs and activities including, Circus, Theatre, Sports, Music, Dance, Extreme Sports, Water Sports, Equestrian, Acting, Gymnastics, Cheer and so much more. Academics, tutoring, English as a second language and test preparation is also available during the summer if requested.