Argosy University-Twin Cities

1515 Central Parkway
Eagan, MN 55121
Tel: (651)846-2882
1,538 students
Private for-profit
At Argosy University, our passion is teaching and learning. We develop professional competence, provide opportunity for personal growth, and foster interpersonal effectiveness. Students succeed because our university community engages and supports them. To enable the continued academic success of Argosy University, Twin Cities and its graduates, the administration and faculty have developed certain administrative and academic procedures designed to ensure that students are prepared for a career in, business, health sciences, education or psychology. Argosy University, Twin Cities offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in the field of Psychology, with specialized degree programs including Forensic Psychology, Industrial Organizational Psychology, and more. Argosy University, Twin Cities has diverse associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs available in the Health Sciences field as well. Whether you seek an education in Dental Hygiene, Radiation Therapy, or Health Services Management amongst many others, we have a variety of program specializations for the field of Health Sciences.
School Highlights:
Argosy University-Twin Cities serves 1,538 students (25.03% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Argosy University-Twin Cities is one of 7 community colleges within Dakota County, MN.
The nearest community college is Rasmussen College-Eagan (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 43% over five years.
College Argosy University-Twin Cities Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 85 staff
61 staff
Argosy University-Twin Cities Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,538 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,538 students 1,296 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
Argosy University-Twin Cities Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 385 students
810 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,153 students
1,036 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Argosy University-Twin Cities Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 286 students 798 students
# Graduate Students 99 students 23 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Argosy University-Twin Cities American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
Argosy University-Twin Cities Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Argosy University-Twin Cities Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Argosy University-Twin Cities Black (2006-2013)
% White
Argosy University-Twin Cities White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
Argosy University-Twin Cities Unknown (2006-2013)
Argosy University-Twin Cities Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.24 0.53
Argosy University-Twin Cities Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,663 is more than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,663 is more than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,663 $5,694
Argosy University-Twin Cities In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,663 $10,252
Argosy University-Twin Cities Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
Argosy University-Twin Cities % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Argosy University/Twin Cities has moved into its new 90,000 square foot campus. Located at the intersection of Pilot Knob and Yankee Doodle Roads just minutes from the airport and the Mall of America, the campus facility is nestled in a quiet suburban setting adjacent to a community center and city park. Argosy University/Twin Cities offers an array of postsecondary degrees, including associate's programs in health sciences, bachelor's (degree completion) programs in psychology and business, and master's and doctoral programs in business, psychology, and education. Depending on the program you choose, courses may be offered weekdays, evenings, weekends, and online, making it easy to create a course schedule that fits your lifestyle. Many Argosy University/Twin Cities students choose to work, spend more family time, or live a distance from campus, and are still able to achieve their educational goals. The Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul Convention & Visitors Bureau have been rated by popular magazines as one of the most livable metropolitan areas in the country. With a population of 2.5 million, the metro area offers an abundance of recreational opportunities for time away from your studies. Year-round outdoor activities, nationally-acclaimed theater and arts, music venues, and professional sports teams attract and inspire residents and visitors alike. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Argosy University has built a strong tradition of academic excellence over the past 30 years.

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Did You Know?
Dakota County, MN community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.32, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Dakota County, MN is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.