Rasmussen College-Mankato

  • 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-Mankato serves 690 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Rasmussen College-Mankato is one of 2 community colleges within Blue Earth County, MN.
The nearest community college to Rasmussen College-Mankato is Bethany Lutheran College (2.7 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Rasmussen College-Mankato(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates--Private For-profitBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level4 or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic

Student Body

The student population of Rasmussen College-Mankato has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The Rasmussen College-Mankato diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment690 students1,302 students
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# Full-Time Students-768 students
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# Part-Time Students-534 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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1%
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% Asian
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5%
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% Hispanic
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5%
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% Black
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9%
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% White
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73%
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% Unknown races
100%
4%
Diversity Score
0.000.45
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,000$37,300

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%91%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Rasmussen College-Mankato and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in MN by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2010)$15,500$10,500
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2010)$5,587$5,500
Source: 2016 (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).

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Rasmussen College-Mankato is Bethany Lutheran College (2.7 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bethany Lutheran College
    Bethany Lutheran College Photo - Bethany is part a member of the NCAA - Division III.
    Private, non-profit
    531 students | 2.70 Mi700 Luther Dr
    Mankato MN  56001
    (507) 344-7000
    2.70531
  • 3,387 students | 4.50 Mi1920 Lee Blvd
    Mankato MN  56003
    (507) 389-7200
    4.503,387
  • 3,243 students | 57.90 Mi1900 8th Ave NW
    Austin MN  55912
    (507) 433-0600
    57.903,243
  • 216 students | 58.00 Mi7905 Golden Triangle Drive, Suite 100
    Eden Prairie MN  55344
    (952) 914-5300
    58.00216
  • 9,539 students | 58.10 Mi9700 France Ave S
    Minneapolis MN  55431
    (952) 358-8200
    58.109,539
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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,980 per year for in-state students and $7,515 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,383 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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

Minnesota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.45, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Globe University-Minneapolis. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.