Kaplan University is an institution of higher learning which is part of the Kaplan Higher Education Corp. Tracing its connections further would lead to The Washington Post Company with Kaplan comprising half of tits revenue aside from being the fastest growing division. The university was founded in 1937 and has since provided lifelong education through its operations all over the world. Kaplan University’s online programs have made its offerings available to more students regardless of location and time constraint.
Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges, Kaplan University holds several additional accreditations and approvals for its specific programs. Kaplan Higher Education Corp. encompasses at least 70 physical campuses both in the U.S. and abroad as well as the online programs of Concord Law School and Kaplan University. The university’s online programs lead to associate, bachelor’s and master’s degree plus certificates and diplomas.
Kaplan University provides competitive tuition rates for its programs while making available various financial aid options including scholarships, loans, grants and benefits for military personnel and veterans. A dedicated Admissions Advisor guides students through the admissions process. There are admission requirements and procedures to follow that are specific to the chosen online program. Online programs are provided in several areas of study including Education, Healthcare, Public Administration, Information Technology, Business and Liberal Studies. Per credit tuition for undergraduate online programs is $ 353.00 per quarter credit hour inclusive of instructional materials while per credit tuition for graduate programs range from $ 350.00 to $ 420.00. Its unique way of effectively adapting to the needs of non-traditional students has given the university its share of positive reviews.