Kaplan College-Bakersfield

School Highlights
  • Kaplan College-Bakersfield serves 393 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 44:1 is same as the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
  • Kaplan College-Bakersfield is one of 6 community colleges within Kern County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Bakersfield is San Joaquin Valley College-Bakersfield (1.7 miles away).

Top Placements

Kaplan College-Bakersfield places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kaplan College-Bakersfield(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty9 staff97 staff
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Number of Programs Offered410

Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan College-Bakersfield has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 44:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan College-Bakersfield diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment393 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio44:144:1
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# Full-Time Students393 students1,613 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
-
13%
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% Hispanic
77%
37%
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% Black
3%
7%
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% White
13%
32%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.390.73
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College Completion Rate
62%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,400$34,600
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%78%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$9,449$9,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Bakersfield and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$5,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Bakersfield and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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