Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus

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School Highlights
  • Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus serves 403 students (65% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 33:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus is one of 2 community colleges within Black Hawk County, IA.
  • The nearest community college to Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus is Hawkeye Community College (6.6 miles away).

Top Placements

Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus places among the top 20% of community colleges in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus(IA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty11 staff95 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment403 students2,620 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio37:133:1
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# Full-Time Students263 students1,090 students
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# Part-Time Students140 students1,530 students
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# Undergraduate Students219 students1,120 students
# Graduate Students44 students44 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
3%
5%
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% Black
6%
10%
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% White
87%
69%
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% Two or more races
1%
1%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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Diversity Score0.240.50
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,400$36,000
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,352 is less than the state average of $15,502. The private state tuition has declined by 25% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,352$15,502
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%87%
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Median Debt for Graduates$29,493$12,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in IA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$6,334
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in IA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Iowa public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,714 per year for in-state students and $5,619 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,502 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Iowa community colleges have a diversity score of 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Iowa is Kaplan University-Davenport Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.