Kaplan University

Why Kaplan University?

  • U.S. News & World Report ranked our online bachelor’s degree program among the nation’s best.
  • Our IT pilot lifted student grades by 9%, cited in Fast Company naming Kaplan the 3rd Most Innovative Education Company in the World.
  • In national surveys, our learners showed higher levels of satisfaction compared to those at other institutions.

What They’re Known For

  • Redefining the future of education—Kaplan University is constantly evaluating tomorrow’s technology and business landscapes, so today’s students can be better prepared.
  • Understanding adult learners—65 percent of Kaplan University students are over the age of 30, which means you won’t be the only one in your classes juggling work, family, and school.
  • 75 years of experience in the education business—that’s how long Kaplan has been preparing students for standardized tests associated with college and grad school. They know learning.

Unique Opportunities

  • Study exactly what you want. At Kaplan University, you can explore over 180 online program options.
  • Attend college on your terms. Kaplan University offers fully online degrees, onsite programs (in some states), and hybrid options that combine online coursework with classes at local Learning Centers.

Why We Love Them

  • They’re a big-name school with a close-knit feel. Average class sizes at Kaplan University include just 15 and 21 students for graduate and undergrad programs, respectively.
  • Their career services department offers actual services—like help with your cover letter drafts, resumes, networking ideas, mock interviews, plus an online job search portal.
  • Kaplan University offers a flexible transfer credit policy. In 2011–12, over 19,000 Kaplan University students were granted credit for previous studies.