Argosy University-Twin Cities

  • 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 1,493 students (26% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Argosy University-Twin Cities is one of 6 community colleges within Dakota County, MN.
  • The nearest community college to Argosy University-Twin Cities is Rasmussen College-Eagan (0.5 miles away).

Top Placements

Argosy University-Twin Cities places among the top 20% of community colleges in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Argosy University-Twin Cities(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty84 staff56 staff
Argosy University-Twin Cities Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Argosy University-Twin Cities has declined by 20% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Argosy University-Twin Cities diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,493 students1,302 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:130:1
Argosy University-Twin Cities Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students385 students768 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students1,108 students534 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Argosy University-Twin Cities Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students294 students493 students
# Graduate Students91 students36 students
Argosy University-Twin Cities Graduation BreakDown MN All Graduation Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
Argosy University-Twin Cities American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
7%
5%
Argosy University-Twin Cities Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
4%
5%
Argosy University-Twin Cities Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
5%
9%
Argosy University-Twin Cities Black (2007-2016)
% White
83%
73%
Argosy University-Twin Cities White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
3%
Argosy University-Twin Cities More (2011-2012)
% Non Resident races
--
Argosy University-Twin Cities Non Resident (2007-2012)
% Unknown races
1%
4%
Argosy University-Twin Cities Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.300.45
Argosy University-Twin Cities Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,300$35,800
Argosy University-Twin Cities Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%89%
    Argosy University-Twin Cities % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$24,750$15,511
    Argosy University-Twin Cities Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$7,846$7,600
    Argosy University-Twin Cities Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate97%88%
    Argosy University-Twin Cities Percent Admitted (2008-2010)
    Source: 2016 (or 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 WASC Senior College and University Commission, Argosy University has built a strong tradition of academic excellence over the past 30 years.

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