Areas of Study
NursingConfidently pursue one of our relevant and challenging Nursing degree programs with on-campus and online courses, virtual and in-person labs, and experienced faculty support.
Health SciencesPursue your future healthcare career improving the lives of patients in-person or behind the scenes. Many programs feature online courses for better work-life balance.
BusinessPrepare to be a confident, results-oriented business leader from a college with over 120 years of experience as a business school.
TechnologyFully online and made to fit your schedule, our Technology programs are designed and taught by experts with experience at cutting-edge companies.
EducationMake a positive difference in the lives of young children in your community with an online Early Childhood Education degree.
Human ServicesPrepare to use your compassion for others to make a difference with our degrees in Human Services.
DesignExplore emerging trends in design and master the latest industry-standard tools with a fully online Graphic Design degree.
Justice StudiesFrom Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice to Paralegal programs, you'll experience in-depth training and fieldwork with real-world scenarios.
Every Step Counts
Your degree is made up of small steps—asking a question, submitting an assignment, using a new skill. Little by little, each step builds your confidence.
You can make progress wherever you are. Check in on your smartphone and complete tasks on your tablet or laptop. And with dozens of online support services, we'll be there to make sure every step leads to the next.
Starting Fresh,Not Starting Over
Save time and money by getting college credits for what you've already learned at work, at school and in life. Previous college courses, military training and professional certifications could all count toward your degree. 67% of our program requirement may be completed through transfer credits or prior training.1
Support Where It Matters
24/7 technical support, career advising, online tutoring and peer mentoring are just a few of the ways we'll help you find a healthy balance between school and the rest of your life.
Online Degree Programs
With over 20 years of designing and teaching great online courses, we're online by design. You'll work with faculty trained specifically to teach and mentor online, use flexible learning options and virtual labs, work online with academic support teams and tap into 400,000+ electronic resources.
Learn by Doing
Empowered Learning™, our competency-based education model, is an alternative to the courses you're probably used to. Instead of tests, papers and a one-size-fits-all schedule, you manage your pace and create the kind of projects you'd see in a workplace.
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Career-Focused Programs for 120 Years
For the past century, Rasmussen University has provided higher education options for working adults with goals to go further in the ever-changing job landscape. From our first campus opening in 1900 and leading the way in online education in 2002 to our recent graduate degree enrollment, we’ve stayed true to our mission to meet the evolving needs of our diverse communities and create well-rounded professionals—ready for in-demand careers.