Kaplan University

1801 E Kimberly Rd Ste 1 Davenport, Iowa 52807
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College History

Kaplan University is a leader in college education, not only in the U.S., but because of the stellar online programs, Kaplan U. reaches into nations around the globe. The motto of Kaplan U. is “a different school of thought," and the difference is that they strive not only to educate their students, but also to develop the talent within each student. The success of Kaplan University lies in the fact that the staff and professors have a passion to teach and develop knowledge in their students.

Kaplan offers over 170 certificates and degree programs for the variety of in the student body. Kaplan was founded in 1937 in Davenport, Iowa and called the American Institute of Commerce, then emerged into Kaplan College and now has is Kaplan University. In the beginning, the school focused mainly on technical programs and certificates that would get their students into a good career. Today, there are four physical campuses, and six physical learning centers, and a strong online program. The interaction in a learning environment, even online, makes for a superior online learning experience. With over 53,000 students nationally and internationally, Kaplan is highly regarded as a stellar school, and one that is an honor to attend.

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Student Life

Total Enrollment: 67,307

Institution Size: 20,000 and above

Campus Setting: Urban Urban

Religious Affiliation: Not applicable

Highest Degree Offered: Masters and first-professional

School Calendar Type: Other Academic Year


Admissions Information

Total Undergrad Enrollment: 59,828

Total Grad Enrollment: 7,479

Admissions Requirements:

Accepted Credit:
Life Experience
Advanced Placement


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Source: U.S. Department of Education 2010/11

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