Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus

  • Hamilton College is an institution of higher education offering quality programs that integrate general education, professional skills and career-focused education, empowering students to develop and achieve their personal and career potentials.
School Highlights
  • Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus serves 593 students (65% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the state community college average of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
  • Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus is one of 3 community colleges within Lancaster County, NE.
  • The nearest community college to Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus is Southeast Community College Area (3.5 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus(NE) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty17 staff20 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment593 students1,769 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio35:123:1
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# Full-Time Students384 students477 students
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# Part-Time Students209 students1,292 students
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# Undergraduate Students353 students353 students
# Graduate Students31 students31 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
4%
7%
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% Black
10%
6%
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% White
78%
81%
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% Two or more races
3%
1%
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% Unknown races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.380.33
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,400$35,400
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,352 is more than the state average of $15,120. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,352$15,120
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%88%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in NE by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$29,493$11,675
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in NE by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in NE by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • With its history of education dating back to 1884, Hamilton College - Lincoln is one of the oldest private colleges in Nebraska and one of the most respected institutions in the Midwest. Thousands of students have successfully graduated from the College since its establishment in 1884. Hamilton College is particularly proud of its Junior College status, which was granted in 1988. Hamilton College - Lincoln is located in Lincoln, Nebraska, at 1821 K Street, just two blocks east of the State Capitol. The College building encompasses a spacious 20,000 square feet and is situated close to both business and cultural activities in Lincoln. Each Hamilton College - Lincoln program is taught in specially built classrooms, including computer and medical labs. Library resources and student lounge facilities are also available. Facilities are partially accessible to persons with physical impairments. Equipment for business technology courses includes computers, CD-ROMs, modems and online services, tape machines, overhead projectors, and a variety of computer networks and electronic media sources. The clinical courses utilize autoclaves, centrifuges, exam tables, EKGs and numerous other items found in a modern medical lab or doctor's office. The travel courses utilize a live computerized reservation system. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

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For Nebraska public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,081 per year for in-state students and $4,438 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,120 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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