Anoka Ramsey Community College
Anoka-Ramsey Community College, with campuses in Cambridge and Coon Rapids, Minnesota, has been a provider of higher education and training in the north suburban area of Minneapolis–St. Paul and east central Minnesota since 1965.
Annually, the college serves more than 12,500 students as they pursue associate degrees that transfer as the first two years of a bachelor's degree, as well as certificate programs. Anoka-Ramsey Community College is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System.
The college also focuses on providing professional development and continuing education programs for working adults. Over 5,570 registrants enroll in these courses each year.
Anoka-Ramsey Community College is committed to developing articulate, critical and creative thinkers who are responsible contributors to the community.
Philosophy and Mission Statements
Anoka-Ramsey Community College is an open-door, comprehensive higher education institution committed to excellence in teaching and learning. Anoka-Ramsey is committed to responding to the educational needs of its changing communities and to providing opportunities for enhancing knowledge, skills, and values in a supportive learning environment.
Statement of Values
Anoka-Ramsey Community College:
Values trust, fairness, honesty and integrity in all interactions
Promotes opportunities for lifelong intellectual, professional, and personal learning
Provides an integrated collegiate learning experience stressing basic skill development, academic excellence, employable skill preparation, and intellectual rigor
Embraces diversity within and beyond the college and responds to the needs of its local community, nation, and world
Encourages creative thinking and intellectual curiosity
Promotes continuous improvement through innovative ideas and technologies
The Anoka Ramsey Community College is a Public university located in Coon Rapids.
The Anoka Ramsey Community College was founded in 1965.
The current president of Anoka Ramsey Community College is Dr. Kent Hanson.