Kaplan College-Bakersfield

Tel: (661)836-6300
441 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Kaplan College-Bakersfield serves 441 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Kaplan College-Bakersfield is one of 6 community colleges within Kern County, CA.
The nearest community college is San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield (1.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 67% over five years.
Kaplan College-Bakersfield 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 9 staff
59 staff
Kaplan College-Bakersfield Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 5 7

Student Body

The student population of 441 teachers has grown by 130% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment
441 students
1,282 students
Kaplan College-Bakersfield Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
22:1
Kaplan College-Bakersfield student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
441 students
810 students
Kaplan College-Bakersfield Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kaplan College-Bakersfield Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
76%
7%
Kaplan College-Bakersfield Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
5%
12%
Kaplan College-Bakersfield Black (2006-2013)
% White
11%
57%
Kaplan College-Bakersfield White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
8%
3%
Kaplan College-Bakersfield 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. 0.46 0.53
Kaplan College-Bakersfield Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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  • Bakersfield San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield
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    201 New Stine Rd.
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661)834-0126
    1.7  Mi  |  632  students
  • Bakersfield Santa Barbara Business College-Bakersfield
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    5300 California Avenue
    Bakersfield, CA 93309
    (661)835-1100
    2  Mi  |  555  students
  • Blythe Palo Verde College
    Public
    One College Drive
    Blythe, CA 92225
    (760)921-5500
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  • Bakersfield Bakersfield College
    Public
    1801 Panorama Dr
    Bakersfield, CA 93305
    (661)395-4011
    6.2  Mi  |  17249  students
  • Taft Taft College
    Public
    29 Cougar Court
    Taft, CA 93268
    (661)763-7700
    27.1  Mi  |  3042  students
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Did You Know?
Kern, CA 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 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Kern, CA is San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.