Kaplan College-Brownsville

1900 North Expressway
Brownsville, TX 78521
Tel: (956)547-8200
473 students
Private for-profit
Competition is tough in today's job market. If you want to get ahead, you need a solid education that helps you develop knowledge, skills, and work habits that set you apart from other applicants. At Kaplan College, our diploma programs are career-focused and designed to help you prepare for the career you want. When you graduate from our Brownsville, Texas campus you will have received the training required to enter the workforce with confidence. Experience your chosen profession firsthand through a combination of classroom lectures, field trips, presentations from guest speakers, interactive role-playing exercises, and practical application in our specially designed training labs. Practice performing the skills you will need on the job and prepare to become a valued member of the workforce.
School Highlights:
Kaplan College-Brownsville serves 473 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Kaplan College-Brownsville is one of 3 community colleges within Cameron County, TX.
The nearest community college is The University of Texas at Brownsville (6.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kaplan College-Brownsville 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

Student Body

The student population of 473 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
473 students
1,303 students
Kaplan College-Brownsville Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
473 students
836 students
Kaplan College-Brownsville Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Kaplan College-Brownsville sch enrollment Kaplan College-Brownsville sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
99%
7%
Kaplan College-Brownsville Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
- 12%
% White
1%
67%
Kaplan College-Brownsville White (2008-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Kaplan College-Brownsville sch ethnicity Kaplan College-Brownsville 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. 0.02 0.45
Kaplan College-Brownsville Diversity Score (2008-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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