Minnesota Common Course Catalogue

What is the MCCC?
The Minnesota Common Course Catalogue (MCCC) is a course classification and data collection system intended to provide uniform information about courses that are taught by Minnesota teachers and completed by Minnesota students.

The MCCC is being implemented to meet state and federal requirements, including: Minnesota Statutes, section 120B.35 - Student Academic Achievement and Growth; Minnesota Session Laws 2009, Chapter 96, Article 2, Section 60 - Implementing Rigorous coursework Measures Related to Student Performance; and HR 2272 America COMPETES Act of 2007 SEC. 6401. Required Elements of a Statewide Longitudinal Data System.

Enter the Minnesota Common Course Catalogue (MCCC).

What information must districts report?
The four data collections associated with the MCCC for both grades 9-12 and K-8 include:

1. Local Course Index
2. Calendar Information
3. Staff Course Records
4. Student Course Records

Reporting Year Opening and Closing Dates
  • Reporting Years 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13 are closed.
  • Reporting Year 2013-14 will close at midnight, November 6, 2015.
  • Reporting Year 2014-15 is now open and will close in April 2016. 
  • Reporting Year 2015-16 will open in April 2016.

Please note:
  • K-12 MCCC data will be loaded to the Statewide Longitudinal Education Database (SLEDS) in month following the closing of a reporting year.
  • To successfully load all XML files for Local Course Index, Staff Records and Student Record files must now be in Schema Version 3.  


Early Education Documents

Grades K-8 Documents

Grades 9-12 Documents

Schema 3 Implementation

Tools and Supports

WebEx Information Sessions

To request links to recorded training sessions contact mde.mccc@state.mn.us.