Kaplan College-Vista

2022 University Dr
Vista, CA 92083-7736
Tel: (760)630-1555
  • Maric College is an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing quality programs that integrate the curriculum with professional skill development, empowering students to achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals. Our locations across California are all dedicated to providing a high level of education to prepare students for successful careers.
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 is Palomar College (2.60 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 Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 27 staff 86 staff
Kaplan College-Vista Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered 11 10

Student Body

  • The student population of 812 has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has decreased from 38:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 812 students 7,105 students
Kaplan College-Vista Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1 44:1
Kaplan College-Vista Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 812 students 1,483 students
Kaplan College-Vista Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kaplan College-Vista Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
Kaplan College-Vista American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
8%
13%
Kaplan College-Vista Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
40%
37%
Kaplan College-Vista Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
6%
7%
Kaplan College-Vista Black (2007-2016)
% White
35%
32%
Kaplan College-Vista White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
4%
-
Kaplan College-Vista Hawaiian (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Kaplan College-Vista More (2010-2016)
% Non Resident races
-
3%
Kaplan College-Vista Non Resident (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
5%
Kaplan College-Vista Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.70 0.73
Kaplan College-Vista Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
38%
-
Kaplan College-Vista Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $32,100 -
Kaplan College-Vista Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 83% 78%
Kaplan College-Vista % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates $9,057 -
Kaplan College-Vista Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,355 -
Kaplan College-Vista Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
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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Did You Know?
For San Diego County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,283 per year for in-state students and $6,392 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

San Diego County, CA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.66, which is equal to the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in San Diego County, CA is Platt College-San Diego. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.