Kaplan College-Corpus Christi

1620 S. Padre Island Drive, #600
Corpus Christi, TX 78416-0000
Tel: (361)852-2900
  • Open the door to a world of new career training opportunities at Kaplan University. We?ve built a reputation of preparing our students for success in their chosen fields. Through career-focused degree programs, our experienced instructors teach technical skills and inside knowledge that you won?t find in most textbooks. With this training and experience, you could have a better chance of standing out in the competitive job market. At Kaplan College, Corpus Christi campus, we aim to make your learning environment comfortable and convenient. Our building offers spacious classrooms, student and staff lounges, business offices, a reception area, an administrative office, and a resource room with periodicals, texts, reference materials, and videos relevant to our education programs. Our bright orange-with-blue-trim building stands out among nearby businesses, but what really makes us stand out is our reputation for providing quality career education in Texas.
School Highlights
  • Kaplan College-Corpus Christi serves 399 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • Kaplan College-Corpus Christi is one of 2 community colleges within Nueces County, TX.
  • The nearest community college is Del Mar College (2.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 64% over five years.
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi(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 Faculty15 staff76 staff
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Total Faculty (2010-2016)
Number of Programs Offered77

Student Body

  • The student population of 399 has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment399 students3,921 students
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio27:135:1
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students399 students1,055 students
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Enrollment Breakdown TX All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Black (2007-2016)
% White
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi White (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.0.420.69
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,400$34,000
Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%83%
    Kaplan College-Corpus Christi % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,270$9,500
    Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$3,924$5,250
    Kaplan College-Corpus Christi Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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