Rasmussen College-Mankato

130 Saint Andrews Drive
Mankato, MN 56001
Tel: (507)625-6556
690 students
Private, for-profit
Rasmussen College is dedicated to serving our communities by recognizing the diverse needs of individuals. We encourage personal and professional development through respect, appreciation, and a commitment to general education as a foundation for life-long learning. As an institution of higher learning, the College is committed to preparing students to be active, productive and successful contributors to a global community.
School Highlights:
Rasmussen College-Mankato serves 690 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Rasmussen College-Mankato is one of 2 community colleges within Blue Earth County, MN.
The nearest community college is Bethany Lutheran College (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

College Rasmussen College-Mankato Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associates--Private For-profit Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 690 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 72% over five years.
Total Enrollment 690 students 1,296 students
Rasmussen College-Mankato Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
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. 0.12 0.53
Rasmussen College-Mankato Diversity Score (2009-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97% 89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Rasmussen College is a private, for profit, two-year degree granting College with campuses in Brooklyn Park, Eagan, Mankato, Minnetonka, St. Cloud and an Online Division. Rasmussen College was founded in 1900 by Walter Rasmussen. The College offers day, evening, and online classes and awards Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees as well as diplomas and certificates in a variety of career areas. Rasmussen College specializes in career-focused training designed to provide you with maximum job placement potential. A Rasmussen College education is personalized, technology-intensive, focused, and innovative. You can graduate in as little as 9-months or earn a two-year degree. Rasmussen College is a leader in career education for one reason – our people. Our success depends on hiring the right people; creative people who deliver exceptional student services, inspired classroom instruction, and innovative operational management. Rasmussen College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges & Schools (NCA).

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bethany Lutheran College
    Private not-for-profit
    579 students | 2.20 Mi700 Luther Dr
    Mankato, MN 56001
  • 3,323 students | 4.50 Mi1920 Lee Blvd
    North Mankato, MN 56003
  • 111 students | 45.80 Mi1200 Shakopee Town Square
    Shakopee, MN 55379
  • 1,045 students | 54.00 Mi7905 Golden Triangle Drive, Suite 100
    Eden Prairie, MN 55344
  • 9,427 students | 54.10 Mi9700 France Ave S
    Bloomington, MN 55431
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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,340 per year for in-state students and $6,914 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,337 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Minnesota 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 0.52, which is equal to the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.