Kaplan College-Phoenix (Closed 2012)

13610 N Black Canyon Hwy
Phoenix, AZ 85029
  • Long Technical College is an institution of higher education offering quality programs that integrate professional skills and career-focused education, empowering students to develop and achieve their personal and career potentials.
School Highlights

School Overview

    Kaplan College-Phoenix(AZ) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
    Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit

    Student Body

    • The Kaplan College-Phoenix diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 92% over five years.
    Diversity Score1.000.65
    College Completion Rate (Year 2013)
    62%
    17%
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,500$31,100

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2013)80%88%
      Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2013)$9,500$10,093
      Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2013)$5,746$4,750
      Acceptance Rate (Year 2008)93%92%
      Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      School Notes

      • Long Technical College (formerly Long Medical Institute) originated as a result of combining two separate schools, Scottsdale Educational Center and the Institute of Medical And Dental Technology, and was formerly known as Scottsdale Educational Center. The first students were enrolled at Scottsdale Educational Center in March of 1972. The College employs instructional methods based on adult learning theory and is committed to the development of each student's intellectual, analytical, and critical thinking abilities. Teaching techniques encourage active student participation and may include group discussions and projects, laboratory work, simulations, demonstrations, field trips, guest speakers and lectures. A strong emphasis is placed on ethics, accountability, professionalism, and the individuals commitment to pursuing lifelong personal and professional development. Long Technical College believes that education should promote the development of positive self-esteem. The College Career Services Department will assist students in their job search. Career services include assistance with resume writing, interviewing, identifying job openings, and other job search activities.

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