Kaplan College-Brownsville

1900 North Expressway, Suite O
Brownsville, TX 78521
Tel: (956)547-8200
345 students
Pivate, for profit
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School Highlights
Kaplan College-Brownsville serves 345 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.
Kaplan College-Brownsville is one of 3 community colleges within Cameron County, TX.
The nearest community college is The University of Texas at Brownsville (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
College Kaplan College-Brownsville (TX) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 9 staff 65 staff
Kaplan College-Brownsville Total Faculty (2009-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 5 n/a

Student Body

The student population of 345 has grown by 56% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 199% over five years.
Total Enrollment 345 students 1,394 students
Kaplan College-Brownsville Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1 34:1
Kaplan College-Brownsville Student Staff Ratio (2009-2014)
# Full-Time Students 345 students 932 students
Kaplan College-Brownsville Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Kaplan College-Brownsville Enrollment Breakdown TX All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Kaplan College-Brownsville Hispanic (2006-2014)
% White
Kaplan College-Brownsville White (2008-2014)
% Non Resident races
Kaplan College-Brownsville Non Resident (2009-2014)
% Unknown races
Kaplan College-Brownsville Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.06 0.69
Kaplan College-Brownsville Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89% 85%
Kaplan College-Brownsville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,168 per year for in-state students and $4,242 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,322 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 80%. 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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Texas is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.