Rasmussen College-Eagan

  • 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 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Rasmussen College-Eagan places among the top 20% of community colleges in Minnesota for:

School Overview

Rasmussen College-Eagan(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level4 or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic

Student Body

The student population of Rasmussen College-Eagan has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The Rasmussen College-Eagan diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment733 students1,859 students
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# Full-Time Students-843 students
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# Part-Time Students-1,016 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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1%
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% Asian
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6%
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% Hispanic
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6%
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% Black
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11%
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% White
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63%
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% Unknown races
100%
6%
Diversity Score0.000.58
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,000$37,300

Finances and Admission

Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2010)$15,500$10,500
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2010)$5,587$5,500
Source: 2019 (or 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

The nearest community college to Rasmussen College-Eagan is Inver Hills Community College (5.6 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 4,264 students | 5.60 Mi2500 80th St E
    Inver Grove Heights MN  55076
    (651) 450-3000
    5.604,264
  • Academy College
    Private for-profit
    99 students | 6.60 Mi1600 W. 82nd Street, Suite 100
    Bloomington MN  55431
    (952) 851-0066
    6.6099
  • 763 students | 6.70 Mi1401 W 76 St
    Minneapolis MN  55423
    (612) 861-2000
    6.70763
  • 2,523 students | 7.80 Mi1300 145th Street East
    Rosemount MN  55068
    (651) 423-8301
    7.802,523
  • 9,784 students | 7.80 Mi9700 France Ave S
    Bloomington MN  55431
    (952) 358-8200
    7.809,784
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