Kaplan College-Sacramento

  • At Kaplan College in Sacramento, CA, we believe commitment works both ways. We are dedicated to your success and value your reason for going back to school. That is why we are offering you an opportunity to experience real classes, for real credits, before having a tuition obligation. Kaplan College strives to put our students first. Your satisfaction and success as a student are important to us. If for any reason you choose to withdraw before the close of business on the last day of the introductory period, your tuition obligation and cost of course materials are waived. The right education can make all the difference. To seek a new career or advance in your current profession, you need the skills and knowledge that employers seek. At Kaplan College in Sacramento, California, we offer the opportunity to gain both the education and hands-on experience you need to achieve your goal of a better professional future. Kaplan College offers the right combination of professional experience, flexible schedules, and educational programs to help you succeed. What you learn here can help you achieve the career future you envision. Start making a difference today with Kaplan College.
School Highlights
  • Kaplan College-Sacramento serves 429 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 68%.
  • Kaplan College-Sacramento is one of 11 community colleges within Sacramento County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Sacramento is American River College (1.8 miles away).

Top Placements

Kaplan College-Sacramento places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Kaplan College-Sacramento(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 Faculty17 staff97 staff
Kaplan College-Sacramento Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered510

Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan College-Sacramento has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan College-Sacramento diversity score of 0.75 is more 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-Sacramento Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio25:144:1
Kaplan College-Sacramento Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students429 students1,613 students
Kaplan College-Sacramento Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kaplan College-Sacramento Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Kaplan College-Sacramento American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
Kaplan College-Sacramento Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Kaplan College-Sacramento Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Kaplan College-Sacramento Black (2007-2016)
% White
Kaplan College-Sacramento White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
Kaplan College-Sacramento Hawaiian (2011-2013)
% Two or more races
Kaplan College-Sacramento More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
Kaplan College-Sacramento Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.750.73
Kaplan College-Sacramento Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Kaplan College-Sacramento Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,400$34,600
Kaplan College-Sacramento Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid87%78%
    Kaplan College-Sacramento % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,449$9,500
    Kaplan College-Sacramento Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$5,500
    Kaplan College-Sacramento Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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    Did You Know?
    Sacramento community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Sacramento is Cosumnes River College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.