Kaplan College-Modesto

5172 Kiernan Court
Salida, CA 95368-0000
Tel: (209)543-7000
  • Kaplan College offers you training in the skills needed to not only seek an entry-level position in your new career choice, but to potentially thrive in it. Our hands-on approach, coupled with our personal attention, can provide you with the tools necessary to fill the current needs of employers in your chosen industry. Explore how Kaplan College can help you reach your desired goals for the future. Kaplan College believes in helping you reach your full potential within the framework of your individual needs, interests, and capabilities. In addition to providing academic support, we offer assistance beyond the classroom. Some of the services we provide include individual advisement, tutoring, career services, and even assistance in locating needed social services. Both our faculty and staff strive to assist you on your path to a better future in a fulfilling career. Our faculty members bring varied educational and work experience from their fields, offering insight into the current trends and requirements of their professions. Our shared vision is for you to achieve the personal and professional future you dream of.
School Highlights
  • Kaplan College-Modesto serves 429 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 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
  • Kaplan College-Modesto is one of 2 community colleges within Stanislaus County, CA.
  • The nearest community college is Modesto Junior College (5.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 55% over five years.
Kaplan College-Modesto(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 Faculty16 staff92 staff
Kaplan College-Modesto Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered710

Student Body

  • The student population of 429 has grown by 90% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment429 students7,516 students
Kaplan College-Modesto Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio27:144:1
Kaplan College-Modesto Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students429 students1,613 students
Kaplan College-Modesto Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kaplan College-Modesto Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
Kaplan College-Modesto American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
5%
13%
Kaplan College-Modesto Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
53%
37%
Kaplan College-Modesto Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
3%
7%
Kaplan College-Modesto Black (2007-2016)
% White
27%
32%
Kaplan College-Modesto White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
2%
-
Kaplan College-Modesto Hawaiian (2012-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Kaplan College-Modesto More (2010-2016)
% Unknown races
7%
5%
Kaplan College-Modesto Ethnicity Breakdown CA 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.0.640.73
Kaplan College-Modesto Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
50%
29%
Kaplan College-Modesto Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$22,000$34,900
Kaplan College-Modesto Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%78%
    Kaplan College-Modesto % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,025$9,500
    Kaplan College-Modesto Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$5,244$5,500
    Kaplan College-Modesto Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate95%96%
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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