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About Rasmussen College

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4 Years

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Rasmussen College is a private for-profit college. The college opened its doors on September 1st, 1900. Rasmussen college was initially established to educate secretarial and accounting students. The college campuses are spread across 22 locations in the U.S.

  • The student-faculty ratio for the college is 16:1.

  • There are 1,886 candidates enrolled for the full-time course and 2,900 candidates enrolled for part-time.

  • The total graduation rate of the university is 31%.

Online Education at Rasmussen College

  • The college has been offering distance education programs in Associate degree, Bachelor’s degree, Certificates, and Diplomas.

  • It offers both on-campus and online programs in majors such as Accounting, Nursing, Business Management, Health Science, Paralegal Studies.

  • The college provides diverse courses which are fully available online and the tuition fee is comparatively less than other colleges.

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  • As per students opinion, this is one of the best online school for people looking to pursue Computer Science. 

  • The college has excellent instructors who are experienced and knowledgeable in the field of Nursing.

  • Rasmussen integrates ATI into the program, which has helped students for the NCLEX.

  • The college has an excellent campus.

Location & Contact


226 Park Avenue South


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Phone: 3202515600
Fax: 3202515600
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Rasmussen College Admission ProcessAdmission Process in Rasmussen College

  • Students should choose a program according to their goals.

  • Students should complete the enrollment process completely.

  • After the students complete the enrollment process, they are required to submit a FAFSA application form. Students can get assistance from a program manager who can help the students through the admission process.

  • The students will receive all the enrollment documents needed to be signed. At this stage, a background check process of the students will be conducted. All the previous college transcripts should be submitted to the Rasmussen College.

  • In the next step, the program manager helps the student to choose a course. The program managers will help the students to visualize their college experience by creating a customized roadmap to graduation.

  • The program managers will conduct an orientation program online.

Acceptance or Rejection of the applicants 

  • The application should be complete along with the enrollment agreement.

  • Students should be having proof of their high school graduation or equivalent. If any information on the documents which are submitted are found to be false, the  Rasmussen College will immediately dismiss the application of the student. The credits of the students will be invalidated. Then students will have to repay the financial aid received by them.

Note: Rasmussen College will notify the applicant in writing of acceptance or rejection of the application

Technological Requirements

Students who aspire to do an online course in Rasmussen College needs to have the minimum technical requirements to complete their chosen online degree programs. If students are not able to meet the minimum technical requirements required, then students can visit the campus if possible to complete a few assignments. Periodical change of the technical requirements can occur due to frequent changes in technology. Mobile devices may only work with limited functionality.

Web browser and other requirements

  • Students having windows operating systems on their computers should use Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer Version 8,9 or 10.

  • Students having Operating System x on their Mac should use Mozilla Firefox or Safari version 5 or 6.0.x.

  • Students should be having a broadband internet connection.

  • Students should go to their browser and enable cookies. Servers place a small file known as cookies on computers. The cookies can be controlled by the students.

  • Students should be having Flash plug-ins as many courses will be having images or animations which require the Flash plug-in.

  • Few courses require the Shockwave plug-in to view some images and animation.

  • Many courses will utilize .pdf files which require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view these .pdf files. Students should download the Adobe Acrobat Reader if they do not have it on their computers.

  • Majority of the online degree programs offered by Rasmussen College will be having powerpoint presentations which will require Microsoft Powerpoint to be viewed. If students do not have Microsoft Powerpoint they can use the free powerpoint viewer.

  • Microsoft Word is used in many courses to turn in written assignments. Students who do not have Microsoft Word can either download it online or contact their online instructor.

  • Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software is required in many courses. Students can either download it online or can contact their online instructor.

  • A compression utility like 7-Zip, to create a “zipped file” may be required for many courses. The compression Utility comes inbuilt for Windows XP and newer versions of the operating system of the computer. So, students having Windows XP or newer versions of windows need not have to download the compression utility again.

  • For a few courses, Rasmussen College requires students to use a specific locked webcam and web browser to Proctor online quizzes and examinations. At the time of examination, students are prevented from copying, printing, accessing another URL, browsing, and more by a locked browser. Students should use Respondus LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor which is free and can be downloaded online.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

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Registered Nursing, Administration,...

561 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

294 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

242 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

165 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

121 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

103 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

91 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

72 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

40 Graduates

Human Services, General

34 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

26 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

22 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

19 Graduates

Legal Support Services

19 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

18 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

10 Graduates

Computer Engineering

9 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

8 Graduates


8 Graduates

Computer Science

7 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

6 Graduates

Computer Systems Analysis

3 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

1 Graduates


Student Body

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Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.






Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%


52% White

21% Unknown

16% Black

4% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

0 Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

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Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$66,942 per year

Campus Life


The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

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The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

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$0 $100,000



Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$66 - 431

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

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Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

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Financial Assistance is available for the students in the form of scholarships, grants, and loans and work-study.

Students looking for financial aid facilities can fill the FAFSA form with Rasmussen College FAFSA/federal school code is 008501 and for other programs, codes vary based on the college campus and program.

Rasmussen College has various financial aid available from Federal, States and private institutes.

These aids are provided to students who are passionate enough to pursue education but face financial problems and find it difficult to pay tuition fee.

Federal Aid provided include Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant.

College also provides Institutional Aid as listed Learning Innovation Grant, Dollars for Scholars, Future Nurses of Wisconsin Scholarship, Giva Scholarship Program, First in My Family Hispanic Scholarship, National Military Family Association Scholarship.

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