Kaplan College-Phoenix

13610 N Black Canyon Hwy, Ste 104
Phoenix, AZ 85029
Tel: (602)548-1955
435 students
Private for-profit
Long Technical College is an institution of higher education offering quality programs that integrate professional skills and career-focused education, empowering students to develop and achieve their personal and career potentials.
School Highlights:
Kaplan College-Phoenix serves 435 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Kaplan College-Phoenix is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Phoenix (0.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Kaplan College-Phoenix 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 435 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
435 students
1,303 students
Kaplan College-Phoenix Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
435 students
835 students
Kaplan College-Phoenix Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Kaplan College-Phoenix sch enrollment Kaplan College-Phoenix sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Kaplan College-Phoenix Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
26%
7%
Kaplan College-Phoenix Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
7%
11%
Kaplan College-Phoenix Black (2006-2012)
% White
58%
66%
Kaplan College-Phoenix White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Kaplan College-Phoenix More (2009-2012)
Kaplan College-Phoenix sch ethnicity Kaplan College-Phoenix 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. 0.59 0.44
Kaplan College-Phoenix Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Long Technical College (formerly Long Medical Institute) originated as a result of combining two separate schools, Scottsdale Educational Center and the Institute of Medical And Dental Technology, and was formerly known as Scottsdale Educational Center. The first students were enrolled at Scottsdale Educational Center in March of 1972. The College employs instructional methods based on adult learning theory and is committed to the development of each student's intellectual, analytical, and critical thinking abilities. Teaching techniques encourage active student participation and may include group discussions and projects, laboratory work, simulations, demonstrations, field trips, guest speakers and lectures. A strong emphasis is placed on ethics, accountability, professionalism, and the individuals commitment to pursuing lifelong personal and professional development. Long Technical College believes that education should promote the development of positive self-esteem. The College Career Services Department will assist students in their job search. Career services include assistance with resume writing, interviewing, identifying job openings, and other job search activities.

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