Founded in 1899, Rasmussen College is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Eden Prairie (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Minnesota. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Minneapolis, Mankato, Moorhead, St. Cloud, Rockford, Aurora, Romeoville, Bismarck, Fargo, Fort Myers, Ocala, Pasco County, Green Bay, Wausau. Officially accredited/recognized by the The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Rasmussen College (RCO) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Rasmussen College (RCO) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This HE institution does not have a selective admission policy. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. RCO also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.