Kaplan University-Maine Campus

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School Highlights
  • Kaplan University-Maine Campus serves 1,080 students (36% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 45:1 is higher than the state community college average of 22:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 14%.
  • Kaplan University-Maine Campus is one of 2 community colleges within Cumberland County, ME.
  • The nearest community college is University of Maine at Augusta (0.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Kaplan University-Maine Campus(ME) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty24 staff40 staff
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,080 has grown by 27% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,080 students1,107 students
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio45:122:1
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students394 students421 students
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students686 students686 students
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Enrollment Breakdown ME All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students358 students529 students
# Graduate Students36 students36 students
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Graduation BreakDown ME All Graduation Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Kaplan University-Maine Campus American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Black (2007-2016)
% White
Kaplan University-Maine Campus White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Kaplan University-Maine Campus More (2014-2016)
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Ethnicity Breakdown ME 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.0.150.26
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2011)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,400$33,900
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $10,710 is less than the state average of $12,482. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,710$12,482
Kaplan University-Maine Campus In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%90%
Kaplan University-Maine Campus % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$29,493$12,000
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,500
Kaplan University-Maine Campus Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Classes begin every ten weeks during the day or evening. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify.Visit a KU-Maine website today to learn more about our Associate's, Bachelor's, and Master's degree programs.Lewiston Campus - http://lewiston.kaplanuniversity.eduAugusta Location - http://augusta.kaplanuniversity.eduSouth Portland Campus - http://portland.kaplanuniversity.edu

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Did You Know?
For Maine public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,123 per year for in-state students and $7,746 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,482 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maine 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 0.26, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Maine is Washington County Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.