Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus

7009 Nordic Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613-0000
Tel: (319)277-0220
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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 is Hawkeye Community College (6.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 54% over five years.
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus(IA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty11 staff95 staff
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 403 has grown by 38% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has declined by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment403 students2,620 students
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio37:133:1
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students263 students1,090 students
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students140 students1,530 students
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Enrollment Breakdown IA All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students219 students1,090 students
# Graduate Students44 students44 students
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Graduation BreakDown IA All Graduation Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus American Indian/Alaskan (2012-2016)
% Asian
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Asian (2012-2016)
% Hispanic
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Black (2007-2016)
% White
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Non Resident (2010-2016)
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Ethnicity Breakdown IA 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.0.240.50
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,400$36,200
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,352 is less than the state average of $15,520. The private state tuition has declined by 25% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,352$15,520
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%88%
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$29,493$12,000
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$6,334
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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