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 6,318 students (54% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Rasmussen College-Florida is one of 2 community colleges within Marion County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Rasmussen College-Florida is College of Central Florida (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 344 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Rasmussen College-Florida(FL) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty344 staff37 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Rasmussen College-Florida has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Rasmussen College-Florida diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment6,318 students1,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:138:1
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# Full-Time Students3,389 students487 students
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# Part-Time Students2,929 students655 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
7%
24%
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% Black
15%
17%
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% White
67%
69%
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% Two or more races
5%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
-
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Diversity Score0.520.60
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,100$30,300
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $10,764 is less than the state average of $15,054. The private state tuition has declined by 14% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,764$15,054
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$21,163$11,875
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,001$6,334
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Acceptance Rate78%78%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,464 per year for in-state students and $11,973 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,054 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 89%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.