Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus

Tel: (402)474-5315
359 students
Private for-profit
Hamilton College is an institution of higher education offering quality programs that integrate general education, professional skills and career-focused education, empowering students to develop and achieve their personal and career potentials.
School Highlights:
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus serves 359 students (66% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 17%.
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus is one of 3 community colleges within Lancaster County, NE.
The nearest community college is Southeast Community College Area (3.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Kaplan University-Lincoln 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 359 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment
359 students
1,303 students
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
236 students
835 students
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 123 students
1,046 students
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus sch enrollment Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 349 students 1,283 students
# Graduate Students 10 students 42 students
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus sch graduate Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
7%
11%
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
87%
66%
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
1% 2%
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus sch ethnicity Kaplan University-Lincoln 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. 0.24 0.44
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,352 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,352 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,352 $5,890
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,352 $10,047
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

With its history of education dating back to 1884, Hamilton College - Lincoln is one of the oldest private colleges in Nebraska and one of the most respected institutions in the Midwest. Thousands of students have successfully graduated from the College since its establishment in 1884. Hamilton College is particularly proud of its Junior College status, which was granted in 1988. Hamilton College - Lincoln is located in Lincoln, Nebraska, at 1821 K Street, just two blocks east of the State Capitol. The College building encompasses a spacious 20,000 square feet and is situated close to both business and cultural activities in Lincoln. Each Hamilton College - Lincoln program is taught in specially built classrooms, including computer and medical labs. Library resources and student lounge facilities are also available. Facilities are partially accessible to persons with physical impairments. Equipment for business technology courses includes computers, CD-ROMs, modems and online services, tape machines, overhead projectors, and a variety of computer networks and electronic media sources. The clinical courses utilize autoclaves, centrifuges, exam tables, EKGs and numerous other items found in a modern medical lab or doctor's office. The travel courses utilize a live computerized reservation system. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

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