Kaplan University-Maine Campus

265 Western Ave
S Portland, ME 04106-2415
Tel: (207)774-6126
909 students
Private for-profit
Kaplan University provides a positive learning experience so that you can develop and enhance the skills that you need to ensure a successful career. Our focus is on your future. The moment you walk through our doors, you will receive one-on-one guidance throughout your entire educational experience. The right education is one you can use to improve your daily life. Get it at Kaplan University.  
School Highlights:
Kaplan University-Maine Campus serves 909 students (44% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 6%.
Kaplan University-Maine Campus is one of 2 community colleges within Cumberland County, ME.
The nearest community college is University of Maine at Augusta (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

Kaplan University-Maine 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 909 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has decreased from 49:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 37% over five years.
Total Enrollment
909 students
1,303 students
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
397 students
836 students
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 512 students
1,046 students
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Kaplan University-Maine Campus sch enrollment Kaplan University-Maine Campus sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 899 students 1,283 students
# Graduate Students 10 students 42 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
Kaplan University-Maine Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
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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. 0.11 0.45
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,755 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,755 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,755 $5,940
Kaplan University-Maine Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,755 $10,047
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Classes begin every ten weeks during the day or evening. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify.

Visit a KU-Maine website today to learn more about our Associate's, Bachelor's, and Master's degree programs.

Lewiston Campus - http://lewiston.kaplanuniversity.edu

Augusta Location - http://augusta.kaplanuniversity.edu

South Portland Campus - http://portland.kaplanuniversity.edu

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For Maine public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,912 per year for in-state students and $7,420 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,252 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Maine 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 0.12, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maine is Washington County Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.