Kaplan University-Davenport Campus

1801 East Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA 52807
Tel: (866)527-5268
52,319 students
Private for-profit
Kaplan University is an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing innovative undergraduate, graduate, and continuing professional education. Our programs foster student learning with opportunities to launch, enhance, or change careers in a diverse global society. The University is committed to general education, a student-centered service and support approach, and applied scholarship in a practical environment.
School Highlights:
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus serves 52,319 students (23% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus is one of 3 community colleges within Scott County, IA.
The nearest community college is Eastern Iowa Community College District (2.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 1,215 teachers has grown by 356% over five years.
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 1,215 staff
59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 52,319 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has decreased from 139:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
52,319 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 43:1
22:1
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
12,163 students
810 students
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 40,156 students
1,017 students
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 6,469 students 784 students
# Graduate Students 5,694 students 23 students
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus sch graduate Kaplan University-Davenport Campus sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Asian (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
8%
7%
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Hispanic (2011-2013)
% Black
29%
12%
% White
45%
57%
% Unknown races
14%
3%
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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. 0.59 0.53
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,884 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,884 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,884 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,884 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Kaplan University is part of Kaplan Higher Education, a system of more than 75 campus-based schools nationwide. An accredited university providing educational services since 1937, Kaplan University offers master's, bachelor's, and associate's degrees, as well as certificate programs. Kaplan University's main campus is located at 1801 East Kimberly Road, Suite 1, in Davenport, Iowa. The University building encompasses a spacious 35,100 square feet. The campus is conveniently located near restaurants, shopping malls, and apartment complexes. The nearby interstate highway system makes this campus easily accessible to Iowa and Illinois residents. The facilities include classrooms, computer laboratories, a medical laboratory, a library, and a student lounge. Each Kaplan University course is taught in specially built classrooms, including computer and medical labs. Facilities are accessible to persons with physical impairments. The college offers programs in Arts and Sciences, Business, Criminal Justice, Education, Information Systems and Technology, Nursing, Allied Health, and Health Care, Travel and Tourism, Paralegal Studies and Continuing and Professional Studies. Kaplan University online is located on the Internet at www.kaplan.edu. Unlike traditional classroom experiences, Kaplan University focuses on adding a human touch to the high technology of learning online. The flexibility and dynamic interaction of online education at Kaplan University also allows for innovative learning opportunities. Some highlights include interactive seminars, one-on-one feedback, online quizzes, and active message boards. This progressive learning environment allows for constant interaction with faculty and fellow students. The college is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For Iowa public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,249 per year for in-state students and $5,184 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,927 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Iowa 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 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Iowa is Kaplan University-Davenport Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.