Academic Departments & Faculty

Anthropology Department

Anthropology Department

Use scientific skills to better understand the human condition, examining human culture, biology and evolution, music, art and the remains of past civilizations.

Art Department

Art Department

Aspiring art students can build their portfolios at Anoka-Ramsey while exploring art and design history, theory, styles, movements and individual artists.

Biology Department

Biology Department

Explore our state-of-the-art labs and lecture facilities, advanced genetic and microbiology lab equipment, microscopes and more.

BMED Department

BMED Department

Learn firsthand how to develop, test and launch life-changing medical devices -- from pacemakers to diagnostic tests.

Business Department

Business Department

Inspiring students to discover the many ways to apply their business education, from marketing and human resources to business communications.

Chemistry Department

Chemistry Department

Inspiring students to think like scientists as they explore the dynamics of chemical transformation.

Communication Studies Department

Communication Studies Department

Helping students strengthen their ability to express ideas, maintain relationships, find employment and advance in their careers.

Computer & Information Sciences Department

Computer & Information Sciences Department

Giving students a valuable foundation in computer science and technology, whether they're pursuing an IT career or want a broader skill set.

Computer Networking Department

Computer Networking Department

Preparing students for successful entry or advancement in the field of IT and computer networking.

Economics Department

Economics Department

Introducing students to the economic principles that shape everything from America's international trade policy to our choices at the grocery store.

Engineering Department

Engineering Department

Get a head start on your engineering degree at Anoka-Ramsey! You'll benefit from smaller classes, faculty attention and advanced tools.

English Department

English Department

Teaching students to think critically, understand the materials they read and express their ideas in writing.

Geography Department

Geography Department

Geography is a discipline that bridges the social and natural sciences, and helps students to gain a holistic understanding of the world around them.

Math Department

Math Department

Helping students understand mathematics – whether you’re completing college math requirements or need to catch up on basic skills.

Music Department

Music Department

Jump-start your music career at Anoka-Ramsey. We’re accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music – and our talented faculty will inspire you!

Natural Science Department

Natural Science Department

Do you have a natural interest in science? The Natural Science Department offers fascinating courses in astronomy, geology and meteorology!

Nursing Department

Nursing Department

Anoka-Ramsey’s nursing program consistently ranks at or near the top of Minnesota’s nursing programs.

Philosophy & Humanities Department

Philosophy & Humanities Department

Discover the answers for yourself as you explore belief systems, logic and ethics – as well as celebrated literature, art and music from past and present.

Physical Therapist Assistant Department

Physical Therapist Assistant Department

Experience the proven success at Anoka-Ramsey: 93% of our 2014 graduates were hired as PTAs!

Political Science Department

Political Science Department

Helping students become informed citizens – and participants in the process – through discussion, analysis, critical thinking and imaginative problem-solving.

Psychology Department

Psychology Department

Unlock the mysteries of the mind with Anoka-Ramsey’s Psychology Department! Students can prepare for careers in teaching, counseling, social work and more.

Sociology Department

Sociology Department

The sociology department invites you to unlock and discover the connections between you and the social world.

Theatre Department

Theatre Department

Explore theatre arts with our talented, inspiring faculty. All students are welcome to participate in our dramatic, musical and comedy productions.

Wellness Department

Wellness Department

Learn the keys to well-being from the Wellness Department faculty. Courses range from CPR and Yoga to Weight Training and Sport Management.

World Languages Department

World Languages Department

Open new career doors, and discover other cultures with the World Languages Div. We offer ASL, Chinese, French, German and Spanish language courses.