• 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 University-Florida serves 9,055 students (48% 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 51% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 9,055 students
  • Private-state tuition: $10,764
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Minority enrollment: 51%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Overview

The teacher population of 677 teachers has grown by 96% over five years.
Rasmussen University-Florida
(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Private, for profit
Total Faculty
677 staff
128 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Rasmussen University-Florida has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Rasmussen University-Florida diversity score of 0.72 is equal to the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
9,055 students
1,232 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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# Full-Time Students
4,306 students
862 students
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# Part-Time Students
4,749 students
2,000 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Rasmussen University-Florida.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
840 students
263 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
4,275 students
862 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
31 students
66 students
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FL All Graduation Breakdown
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
4,736 students
2,771 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
13 students
34 students
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FL All Part Time Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
174 students
% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
13%
29%
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% Black
16%
16%
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% White
49%
41%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
3%
% Unknown races
17%
5%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.72
0.72
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
1.59%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
1.93%
3.57%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$33,100
$31,500
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $10,764 is less than the state average of $16,140. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$10,764
$16,140
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
88%
88%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$20,000
$9,750
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,332
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
78%
89%
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SAT Reading
n/a
442
SAT Math
n/a
429
ACT Composite
n/a
18
ACT English
n/a
18
ACT Math
n/a
18
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Rasmussen University-Florida cost?

Rasmussen University-Florida's private state tuition is approximately $10,764.

What schools are Rasmussen University-Florida often compared to?

Rasmussen University-Floridais often viewed alongside schools like College of Central Florida by visitors of our site.

What is the acceptance rate of Rasmussen University-Florida?

The acceptance rate of Rasmussen University-Florida is 78%, which is lower than the state average of 89%.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 9,055 students
  • Private-state tuition: $10,764
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Minority enrollment: 51%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,280 per year for in-state students and $10,578 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,140 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 88%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in Florida is Cortiva Institute-Maitland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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