Kaplan College-Nashville

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  • Kaplan Higher Education Campuses (KHEC) is a group of institutions designed to provide the skills and knowledge needed for a competitive edge in today's job market. KHEC consists of more than 70 schools nationwide, each separately accredited by one of several national or regional accrediting agencies approved by the U.S. Department of Education. To make education relevant to students in their daily lives, KHEC programs focus on local employment needs. Kaplan, Inc. is the second largest education company in the U.S. by revenue. Its programs are designed to lead to employment in some of the country's fastest-growing occupations, as projected by the U.S. Department of Labor. Through our career-oriented programs, you can gain the skills necessary to qualify for employment in a variety of fields.

School Highlights

Kaplan College-Nashville serves 369 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Kaplan College-Nashville places among the top 20% of community colleges in Tennessee for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kaplan College-Nashville(TN) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty10 staff36 staff
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Number of Programs Offered610

Student Body

The student population of Kaplan College-Nashville has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The Kaplan College-Nashville diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment369 students765 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio37:130:1
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# Full-Time Students369 students503 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
7%
4%
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% Black
28%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kaplan College-Nashville and the percentage of Black community college students in TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% White
58%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kaplan College-Nashville and the percentage of White community college students in TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Unknown races
3%
1%
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Diversity Score0.580.48
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College Completion Rate
65%
30%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,800$29,400
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%94%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,492$12,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Nashville and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in TN by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$3,909$6,297
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Nashville and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in TN by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate100%88%
This chart display the percent admitted of Kaplan College-Nashville and the community college average percent admitted of TN by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Nashville is Fortis Institute-Nashville (2.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fortis Institute-Nashville
    Private for-profit
    379 students | 2.30 Mi3354 Perimeter Hill Drive, Suite 105
    Nashville TN  37211
    (615) 320-5917
    2.30379
  • 102 students | 2.70 Mi560 Royal Parkway
    Nashville TN  37214
    (615) 361-7555
    2.70102
  • 265 students | 3.10 Mi441 Donelson Pk Ste 150
    Nashville TN  37214
    (615) 889-5520
    3.10265
  • National College-Nashville
    Private for-profit
    217 students | 4.80 Mi1638 Bell Road
    Nashville TN  37211
    (615) 333-3344
    4.80217
  • 1,692 students | 7.50 Mi1524 Gallatin Rd
    Nashville TN  37206
    (615) 226-3990
    7.501,692
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Did You Know?
For Nashville private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,127 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Nashville community colleges have a diversity score of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Nashville is Fortis Institute-Nashville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.