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The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 59% over five years.
|College||Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus||Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||Four or more years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Private for-profit||Public|
|Total Faculty||13 staff||61 staff|
|Total Enrollment||466 students||1,296 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||36:1||21:1|
|# Full-Time Students||335 students||810 students|
|# Part-Time Students||131 students||1,036 students|
|# Undergraduate Students||287 students||798 students|
|# Graduate Students||48 students||23 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||
|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.||0.25||0.53|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$15,352||$5,694|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$15,352||$10,252|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||78%||89%|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
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527 students | 52.20 Mi3165 Edgewood Parkway SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
15,323 students | 55.90 Mi6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
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