Kaplan College-Brownsville

  • Competition is tough in today's job market. If you want to get ahead, you need a solid education that helps you develop knowledge, skills, and work habits that set you apart from other applicants. At Kaplan College, our diploma programs are career-focused and designed to help you prepare for the career you want. When you graduate from our Brownsville, Texas campus you will have received the training required to enter the workforce with confidence. Experience your chosen profession firsthand through a combination of classroom lectures, field trips, presentations from guest speakers, interactive role-playing exercises, and practical application in our specially designed training labs. Practice performing the skills you will need on the job and prepare to become a valued member of the workforce.
School Highlights
  • Kaplan College-Brownsville serves 345 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • Kaplan College-Brownsville is one of 3 community colleges within Cameron County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Brownsville is The University of Texas at Brownsville (3.4 miles away).

Top Placements

Kaplan College-Brownsville places among the top 20% of community colleges in Texas for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kaplan College-Brownsville(TX) 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 staff76 staff
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Number of Programs Offered57

Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan College-Brownsville has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan College-Brownsville diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment345 students3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio38:135:1
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# Full-Time Students345 students1,055 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Kaplan College-Brownsville.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of TX.
% Hispanic
97%
37%
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% White
1%
39%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.060.69
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College Completion Rate
26%
21%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Kaplan College-Brownsville and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of TX by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,800$33,800
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Kaplan College-Brownsville and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of TX by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%83%
    This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Kaplan College-Brownsville and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in TX by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,335$9,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Brownsville and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in TX by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Dropouts$3,771$5,015
    This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Brownsville and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in TX by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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