Rasmussen College-Eagan

3500 Federal Dr
Eagan, MN 55122-1346
Tel: (651)687-9000
733 students
Public institution
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-Eagan serves 733 students
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 24%.
Rasmussen College-Eagan is one of 7 community colleges within Dakota County, MN.
The nearest community college is Argosy University-Twin Cities (0.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Rasmussen College-Eagan Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level 4 or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 733 teachers has grown by 0% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
733 students
1,303 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2% 1%
% Asian
4% 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
5% 7%
% Black
11% 11%
% White
78% 66%
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Rasmussen College-Eagan sch ethnicity Rasmussen College-Eagan 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. 0.38 0.44
Source: 2012 (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). Financial Aid available to those who qualify.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Loaction Mi. Students
  • Eagan Argosy University-Twin Cities
    Private for-profit
    1515 Central Parkway
    Eagan , MN   55121
    (651)846-2882
    0.6  Mi  |  1887  students
  • Mendota Heights Brown College-Mendota Heights
    Private for-profit
    1345 Mendota Heights Road
    Mendota Heights , MN   55120
    (651)905-3400
    2.3  Mi  |  303  students
  • Mendota Heights Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis
    Private for-profit
    1315 Mendota Heights Road
    Mendota Heights , MN   55120
    (651)675-4700
    2.6  Mi  |  868  students
  • Eagan Northwest Technical Institute
    Private for-profit
    950 Blue Gentian Road Suite#500
    Eagan , MN   55121
    2.8  Mi  |  29  students
  • Minneapolis Academy College
    Private for-profit
    1101 E. 78th Street, Suite 100
    Minneapolis , MN   55420
    (952)851-0066
    4.9  Mi  |  152  students
Recent Articles
Mental Health Support for Community College Students
Mental Health Support for Community College Students
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.
10 In-Demand Jobs for Community College Grads in 2015
From nuclear medicine to physical therapy, consider 10 in-demand jobs for community college graduates. With salaries ranging from $50,000 to even $100,000, opportunities are ripe for those with the right training from community colleges.
Is President Obama's Plan for Free Community College Right for America?
President Obama recently introduced a plan to deliver free Community College tuition to all Americans across the country. Is it the right call? In this story, we will not attempt to make a judgment call on whether free Community College is right or wrong for the United States. Instead, we paneled a few experts in education and economics to get their take on the issue. We’re showing both sides of the coin, and letting readers decide on their own.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Dakota, 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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Dakota, MN is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Minneapolis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.