Kaplan College-Vista

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School Highlights
  • Kaplan College-Vista serves 812 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 68%.
  • Kaplan College-Vista is one of 21 community colleges within San Diego County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Vista is Palomar College (2.6 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kaplan College-Vista(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 Faculty27 staff97 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1110

Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan College-Vista has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan College-Vista diversity score of 0.70 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment812 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:144:1
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# Full-Time Students812 students1,613 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
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% Asian
8%
13%
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% Hispanic
40%
37%
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% Black
6%
7%
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% White
35%
32%
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% Hawaiian
4%
-
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
-
3%
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% Unknown races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.700.73
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College Completion Rate
38%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,100$34,600
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Kaplan College-Vista and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of CA by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%78%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$9,057$9,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Vista and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,355$5,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan College-Vista and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • Maric College is here to help with the best in career education. We offer hands-on career education for today's fastest-growing careers in the Arts & Design, Business, Healthcare and Legal fields. Caring instructors bring industry expertise to the classroom so you get more than career education, you get an inside look at your industry. Our day and evening classes allow working adults the flexibility to learn and earn at the same time. With locations throughout California, you can receive rewarding career education that conveniently fits around your busy schedule. Maric College is part of a network of over 75 schools nationwide offering quality career-focused education. The tradition of excellence began in 1987 when Educational Medical, Inc. purchased three well-respected Maric Colleges - a group of career colleges offering training in the allied health fields - in Southern California. In 1998, Educational Medical, Inc. changed its name to Quest Education Corporation to better reflect the diversity of programs within the 30 schools operating in 11 states. In August of 2000, Quest Education Corporation was purchased by Kaplan, Inc., a division of the Washington Post. Quest Education Corporation changed its name to Kaplan Higher Education Corporation in 2002.

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    • The nearest community college to Kaplan College-Vista is Palomar College (2.6 miles away).
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