Kaplan College-Modesto

  • 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 3 community colleges within Stanislaus County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Modesto is San Joaquin Valley College-Modesto (0.4 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 staff97 staff
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Number of Programs Offered710

Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan College-Modesto has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan College-Modesto 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
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:144:1
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# Full-Time Students429 students1,613 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
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% Asian
5%
13%
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% Hispanic
53%
37%
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% Black
3%
7%
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% White
27%
32%
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% Hawaiian
2%
-
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.640.73
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College Completion Rate
50%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$22,000$34,600
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%78%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$9,025$9,500
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    Median Debt for Dropouts$5,244$5,500
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    Acceptance Rate (Year 2008)95%94%
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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