Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus

Tel: (319)277-0220
510 students
Private for-profit
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School Highlights:
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus serves 510 students (54% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus is one of 2 community colleges within Black Hawk County, IA.
The nearest community college is Hawkeye Community College (6.6 miles away).

School Overview

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

Student Body

The student population of 510 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 47% over five years.
Total Enrollment
510 students
1,303 students
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
277 students
836 students
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 233 students
1,046 students
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus sch enrollment Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 472 students 1,283 students
# Graduate Students 38 students 42 students
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus sch graduate Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Asian (2011-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
10%
12%
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
86%
67%
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus More (2009-2010)
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus sch ethnicity Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus sta ethnicity
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 0.45
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,327 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,327 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,327 $5,940
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,327 $10,072
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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