Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills

177 Franklin Mills Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19154-0000
Tel: (215)612-6600
  • The mission of CHI Institute is to provide higher education with quality programs that integrate professional skills and career focus to empower students in developing and achieving both their personal and career potentials.
School Highlights
  • Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills serves 640 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills is one of 13 community colleges within Philadelphia County, PA.
  • The nearest community college is Lincoln Technical Institute-Northeast Philadelphia (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 67% over five years.
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty15 staff25 staff
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered68

Student Body

  • The student population of 640 has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment640 students571 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio43:126:1
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students640 students354 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students-217 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
4%
2%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
24%
7%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
29%
14%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Black (2007-2016)
% White
37%
63%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills More (2010-2011)
% Unknown races
6%
10%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups 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.0.720.57
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
34%
54%
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,600$34,800
Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%94%
    Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$13,000
    Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$5,157$6,246
    Kaplan Career Institute-Franklin Mills Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • CHI Institute has two convenient locations in the Philadelphia, PA area and is part of a nationwide network of over 60 schools offering quality career-focused education. The Southampton campus is located at 520 Street Road, Southampton, Pennsylvania and consists of three adjoining buildings totaling 42,000 square feet. This campus is situated on a 5 1/2-acre site in the northeast suburbs of Philadelphia. CHI Institute is located at 1991 Sproul Road, Suite 42, Broomall. For decades, CHI Institute has trained thousands of graduates for outstanding career opportunities in Computers, Electronics, Medical and Technical Trades. CHI Institute offers different programs in Medical Assistant with Phlebotomy, Criminal Justice, Graphic Design, Electrician, Computer Engineering, Technology Computer Networking, Computer Programming Network Engineering, Technology, Computerized Office, Applications Medical Office Administration and Pharmacy Technician. Southampton location is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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