Kaplan College-Brownsville

1900 North Expressway Suite O
Brownsville, TX 78521
Tel: (956)547-8200
435 students
Public institution
Competition is tough in today's job market. If you want to get ahead, you need a solid education that helps you develop knowledge, skills, and work habits that set you apart from other applicants. At Kaplan College, our diploma programs are career-focused and designed to help you prepare for the career you want. When you graduate from our Brownsville, Texas campus you will have received the training required to enter the workforce with confidence. Experience your chosen profession firsthand through a combination of classroom lectures, field trips, presentations from guest speakers, interactive role-playing exercises, and practical application in our specially designed training labs. Practice performing the skills you will need on the job and prepare to become a valued member of the workforce.
School Highlights:
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Kaplan College-Brownsville serves 435 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
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Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 64%.
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Kaplan College-Brownsville is one of 3 community colleges within Cameron County, TX.
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The nearest community college is The University of Texas at Brownsville (6.52 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 70% over five years.
Kaplan College-Brownsville Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 10 staff
61 staff
Kaplan College-Brownsville Total Faculty (2009-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 5 7

Student Body

The student population of 435 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 435 students 1,294 students
Kaplan College-Brownsville Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 435 students
822 students
Kaplan College-Brownsville Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kaplan College-Brownsville Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
98%
7%
Kaplan College-Brownsville Hispanic (2006-2013)
% White
1%
57%
Kaplan College-Brownsville White (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Kaplan College-Brownsville Unknown (2006-2013)
Kaplan College-Brownsville 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. 0.02 0.53
Kaplan College-Brownsville Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Brownsville
    One West University Boulevard
    BrownsvilleTX 78520
    (956)882-8200
    6.52 Mi | 8,621 students
  • Harlingen
    1902 North Loop 499
    HarlingenTX 78550
    (956)364-4000
    20.32 Mi | 5,921 students
  • McAllen
    1500 S. Jackson
    McAllenTX 78503
    (956)630-1499
    45.01 Mi | 489 students
  • McAllen
    3201 W Pecan
    McAllenTX 78502
    (956)872-8311
    48.13 Mi | 31,232 students
  • Corpus Christi
    1620 S. Padre Island Drive #600
    Corpus ChristiTX 78416
    (361)852-2900
    121.55 Mi | 342 students
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Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,020 per year for in-state students and $6,184 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,700 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Texas 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Texas is Richland College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.