Kaplan College-San Diego

Tel: (858)279-4500
1,297 students
Private for-profit
Maric College is an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing quality programs that integrate the curriculum with professional skill development, empowering students to achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals. Our locations across California are all dedicated to providing a high level of education to prepare students for successful careers.
School Highlights
Kaplan College-San Diego serves 1,297 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 68%.
Kaplan College-San Diego is one of 21 community colleges within San Diego County, CA.
The nearest community college is International Professional School of Bodywork (0.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 42% over five years.
College Kaplan College-San Diego Community College Avg.
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 58 staff
62 staff
Kaplan College-San Diego Total Faculty (2006-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 8 8

Student Body

The student population of 1,297 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,297 students 1,371 students
Kaplan College-San Diego Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
22:1
Kaplan College-San Diego Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,297 students
779 students
Kaplan College-San Diego Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Kaplan College-San Diego Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
21%
5%
Kaplan College-San Diego Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
29%
20%
Kaplan College-San Diego Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
8%
15%
Kaplan College-San Diego Black (2006-2014)
% White
35%
49%
Kaplan College-San Diego White (2006-2014)
% Hawaiian
3%
-
Kaplan College-San Diego Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Kaplan College-San Diego More (2009-2014)
% Unknown races
3%
6%
Kaplan College-San Diego Unknown (2006-2014)
Kaplan College-San Diego 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. 0.74 0.70
Kaplan College-San Diego Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81%
90%
Kaplan College-San Diego % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Maric College is here to help with the best in career education. We offer hands-on career education for today's fastest-growing careers in the Arts & Design, Business, Healthcare and Legal fields. Caring instructors bring industry expertise to the classroom so you get more than career education, you get an inside look at your industry. Our day and evening classes allow working adults the flexibility to learn and earn at the same time. With locations throughout California, you can receive rewarding career education that conveniently fits around your busy schedule. Maric College is part of a network of over 75 schools nationwide offering quality career-focused education. The tradition of excellence began in 1987 when Educational Medical, Inc. purchased three well-respected Maric Colleges - a group of career colleges offering training in the allied health fields - in Southern California. In 1998, Educational Medical, Inc. changed its name to Quest Education Corporation to better reflect the diversity of programs within the 30 schools operating in 11 states. In August of 2000, Quest Education Corporation was purchased by Kaplan, Inc., a division of the Washington Post. Quest Education Corporation changed its name to Kaplan Higher Education Corporation in 2002.

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For San Diego private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,778 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

San Diego 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 0.78, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in San Diego is Platt College-San Diego. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.