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
Kaplan College-Phoenix is one of 24 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Phoenix is Brown Mackie College-Phoenix (0.2 miles away).

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
Total Faculty- staff66 staff
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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.
Total Enrollment-6,476 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio0:139:1
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# Full-Time Students-1,336 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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4%
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% Asian
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3%
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% Hispanic
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27%
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% Black
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6%
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% White
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52%
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% Two or more races
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2%
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% Non Resident races
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1%
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Diversity Score
1.000.65
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College Completion Rate
62%
17%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,500$31,100
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$10,093
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,746$4,750
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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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Phoenix is Brown Mackie College-Phoenix (0.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Brown Mackie College-Phoenix
    Private, for profit
    648 students | 0.20 Mi13430 N Black Canyon Ste. 190
    Phoenix AZ  85029
    (602) 337-3044
    0.20648
  • Brookline College-Phoenix
    Private, for profit
    1,468 students | 2.90 Mi2445 W. Dunlap Ave., Ste. 100
    Phoenix AZ  85021
    (602) 242-6265
    2.901,468
  • Carrington College-Phoenix
    Private, for profit
    617 students | 3.20 Mi8503 N 27th Ave.
    Phoenix AZ  85051
    (602) 393-5900
    3.20617
  • Arizona College-Glendale
    Private, for profit
    630 students | 3.50 Mi4425 W Olive Avenue Suite 300
    Glendale AZ  85302
    (602) 222-9300
    3.50630
  • 20,506 students | 4.90 Mi6000 W Olive Ave
    Glendale AZ  85302
    (623) 845-3000
    4.9020,506
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