Argosy University-Twin Cities

1515 Central Parkway, Eagan
MN, 55121
Tel: (651)846-2882
1,887 students
Private for-profit

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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 1,887 students (42% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 24%.
Argosy University-Twin Cities is one of 7 community colleges within Dakota County, MN.
The nearest community college is Rasmussen College-Eagan (0.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Argosy University-Twin Cities Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,887 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,887 students
1,287 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
793 students
832 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,094 students
1,021 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Argosy University-Twin Cities sch enrollment Argosy University-Twin Cities sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 1,294 students 1,269 students
# Graduate Students 593 students 42 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities sch graduate Argosy University-Twin Cities sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
6%
2%
Argosy University-Twin Cities Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Argosy University-Twin Cities Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
5%
12%
Argosy University-Twin Cities Black (2006-2012)
% White
87%
66%
Argosy University-Twin Cities White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Argosy University-Twin Cities More (2010-2011)
Argosy University-Twin Cities sch ethnicity Argosy University-Twin Cities sta ethnicity
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 0.45
Argosy University-Twin Cities Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,685 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,685 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,685 $5,845
Argosy University-Twin Cities In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,685 $10,047
Argosy University-Twin Cities Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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