Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills

177 Franklin Mills Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19154
Tel: (215)612-6600
677 students
Private for-profit
The mission of CHI Institute is to provide higher education with quality programs that integrate professional skills and career focus to empower students in developing and achieving both their personal and career potentials.
School Highlights
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills serves 677 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 42:1 is higher than the state community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills is one of 13 community colleges within Philadelphia County, PA.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Levittown (1.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 71% over five years.
College Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 16 staff
61 staff
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 8 7

Student Body

The student population of 677 has declined by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment 677 students 1,315 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 42:1
22:1
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 677 students
815 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
4%
5%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
20%
20%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
29%
15%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Black (2006-2013)
% White
40%
49%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
7%
6%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Unknown (2006-2013)
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.71 0.70
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 48%
89%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • CHI Institute has two convenient locations in the Philadelphia, PA area and is part of a nationwide network of over 60 schools offering quality career-focused education. The Southampton campus is located at 520 Street Road, Southampton, Pennsylvania and consists of three adjoining buildings totaling 42,000 square feet. This campus is situated on a 5 1/2-acre site in the northeast suburbs of Philadelphia. CHI Institute is located at 1991 Sproul Road, Suite 42, Broomall. For decades, CHI Institute has trained thousands of graduates for outstanding career opportunities in Computers, Electronics, Medical and Technical Trades. CHI Institute offers different programs in Medical Assistant with Phlebotomy, Criminal Justice, Graphic Design, Electrician, Computer Engineering, Technology Computer Networking, Computer Programming Network Engineering, Technology, Computerized Office, Applications Medical Office Administration and Pharmacy Technician. Southampton location is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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Did You Know?
For Philadelphia private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,736 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Philadelphia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.60, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Philadelphia is The Art Institute of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.