Kaplan University-Davenport Campus

  • Kaplan University is an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing innovative undergraduate, graduate, and continuing professional education. Our programs foster student learning with opportunities to launch, enhance, or change careers in a diverse global society. The University is committed to general education, a student-centered service and support approach, and applied scholarship in a practical environment.
School Highlights
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus serves 52,018 students (22% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 50:1 is higher than the state community college average of 33:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus is one of 3 community colleges within Scott County, IA.
  • The nearest community college to Kaplan University-Davenport Campus is Eastern Iowa Community College District (2.8 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 1,049 teachers has grown by 201% over five years.
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus(IA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty1,049 staff95 staff
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan University-Davenport Campus has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 50:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan University-Davenport Campus diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment52,018 students2,620 students
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio50:133:1
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students11,390 students1,090 students
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students40,628 students1,530 students
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Enrollment Breakdown IA All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students5,020 students1,120 students
# Graduate Students6,370 students44 students
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Graduation BreakDown IA All Graduation Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus American Indian/Alaskan (2012-2016)
% Asian
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Asian (2009-2016)
% Hispanic
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Hispanic (2012-2016)
% Black
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Black (2007-2016)
% White
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus More (2013-2016)
% Non Resident races
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Non Resident (2013-2016)
% Unknown races
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.700.50
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,400$36,200
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,956 is less than the state average of $15,502. The private state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,956$15,502
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%87%
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$29,493$12,000
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$6,334
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Kaplan University is part of Kaplan Higher Education, a system of more than 75 campus-based schools nationwide. An accredited university providing educational services since 1937, Kaplan University offers master's, bachelor's, and associate's degrees, as well as certificate programs. Kaplan University's main campus is located at 1801 East Kimberly Road, Suite 1, in Davenport, Iowa. The University building encompasses a spacious 35,100 square feet. The campus is conveniently located near restaurants, shopping malls, and apartment complexes. The nearby interstate highway system makes this campus easily accessible to Iowa and Illinois residents. The facilities include classrooms, computer laboratories, a medical laboratory, a library, and a student lounge. Each Kaplan University course is taught in specially built classrooms, including computer and medical labs. Facilities are accessible to persons with physical impairments. The college offers programs in Arts and Sciences, Business, Criminal Justice, Education, Information Systems and Technology, Nursing, Allied Health, and Health Care, Travel and Tourism, Paralegal Studies and Continuing and Professional Studies. Kaplan University online is located on the Internet at www.kaplan.edu. Unlike traditional classroom experiences, Kaplan University focuses on adding a human touch to the high technology of learning online. The flexibility and dynamic interaction of online education at Kaplan University also allows for innovative learning opportunities. Some highlights include interactive seminars, one-on-one feedback, online quizzes, and active message boards. This progressive learning environment allows for constant interaction with faculty and fellow students. The college is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 8,143 students | 2.80 Mi101 W. Third St.
    Davenport IA  52801
  • 369 students | 6.60 Mi2119 Kimberly Rd.
    Bettendorf IA  52722
  • 6,307 students | 7.70 Mi6600-34th Avenue
    Moline IL  61265
  • 105 students | 34.70 Mi701 Portland Ave
    Morrison IL  61270
  • 2,200 students | 40.40 Mi2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
    Galesburg IL  61401
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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.