Kaplan College-Corpus Christi

  • 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 to Kaplan College-Corpus Christi is Del Mar College (2.6 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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
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Number of Programs Offered77

Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan College-Corpus Christi has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan College-Corpus Christi diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment399 students3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:135:1
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# Full-Time Students399 students1,055 students
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% Hispanic
74%
37%
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% Black
2%
13%
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% White
17%
39%
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% Unknown races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.420.69
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College Completion Rate
39%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,400$33,800
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%83%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$9,270$9,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Corpus Christi 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$3,924$5,015
    This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Corpus Christi 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

    Nearby Schools

    • The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Corpus Christi is Del Mar College (2.6 miles away).
    • College Location Mi. Students
    • 10,439 students | 2.60 Mi101 Baldwin Blvd.
      Corpus Christi TX  78404
      (361)698-1255
      2.6010,439
    • 3,759 students | 52.10 Mi3800 Charco Rd
      Beeville TX  78102
      (361)354-2200
      52.103,759
    • 4,146 students | 79.30 Mi2200 E Red River
      Victoria TX  77901
      (361)573-3291
      79.304,146
    • 5,225 students | 106.10 Mi1902 North Loop 499
      Harlingen TX  78550
      (956)364-4000
      106.105,225
    • Kaplan College-McAllen
      Private, for profit
      519 students | 115.70 Mi1500 S. Jackson
      Mcallen TX  78503
      (956)630-1499
      115.70519
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