Rasmussen College-Florida

  • The Rasmussen College Ocala campus is located west of I-75 next to the West Marion Community Hospital in one of the fastest-growing areas of the country. Ocala is well known for its affordable lifestyle, diverse activities, and strong business climate, and our campus is conveniently located on the edge of all the action. Plus, we’re just an hour’s drive from Orlando. Our Ocala campus offers traditional on campus as well as online Bachelor’s and Associate's degrees. Students of all ages and all degree levels can be found at the Ocala college campus studying in degree areas that have large projected growth. With these in-demand degree programs and our noteworthy career placement assistance services, our Ocala campus has grown significantly in recent years. Whether you are pursuing an Associate’s degree or a Bachelor’s degree, our Ocala campus can help you start your path to a successful career in such areas as accounting, network administration, Internet marketing, medical assisting, and health information technology.

School Highlights

Rasmussen College-Florida serves 8,808 students (55% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 62%.

Top Rankings

Rasmussen College-Florida ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 677 teachers has grown by 390% over five years.
Rasmussen College-Florida(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse FieldsBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty677 staff128 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Rasmussen College-Florida has grown by 39% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The Rasmussen College-Florida diversity score of 0.73 is equal to the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment8,808 students3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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# Full-Time Students4,832 students862 students
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# Part-Time Students3,976 students2,273 students
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# Undergraduate Students4,808 students862 students
# Graduate Students24 students51 students
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% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
14%
30%
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% Black
19%
18%
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% White
42%
38%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
20%
6%
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Diversity Score0.730.73
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,100$31,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $10,764 is less than the state average of $15,410. The private state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,764$15,410
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$19,461$10,413
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,132$5,500
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Acceptance Rate78%89%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Rasmussen College-Florida is College of Central Florida (2.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 6,605 students | 2.20 Mi3001 SW College Rd
    Ocala, FL 34474
    (352) 873-5800
    2.206,605
  • 4,872 students | 32.20 Mi9501 US Hwy 441
    Leesburg, FL 34788
    (352) 787-3747
    32.204,872
  • City College-Gainesville
    Private not-for-profit
    165 students | 38.00 Mi7001 N.W. 4th Blvd.
    Gainesville, FL 32607
    (352) 335-4000
    38.00165
  • 14,915 students | 40.00 Mi3000 Northwest 83rd Street
    Gainesville, FL 32606
    (352) 395-5000
    40.0014,915
  • 7,392 students | 46.80 Mi5001 Saint Johns Ave
    Palatka, FL 32177
    (386) 312-4200
    46.807,392
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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,404 per year for in-state students and $11,632 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,410 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Florida is Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.