Purdue University Global-Davenport

1801 East Kimberly Road, Suite 1
Davenport, IA 52807
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School Highlights

Purdue University Global-Davenport serves 30,512 students (24% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 1,049 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Purdue University Global-Davenport(IA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty1,049 staff110 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Purdue University Global-Davenport has declined by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 153:1 over five years.
The Purdue University Global-Davenport diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment30,512 students2,051 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:120:1
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# Full-Time Students7,274 students1,153 students
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# Part-Time Students23,238 students1,373 students
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# Undergraduate Students3,296 students1,120 students
# Graduate Students3,978 students35 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
11%
8%
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% Black
30%
13%
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% White
45%
65%
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% Hawaiian
1%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
7%
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Diversity Score0.690.55
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,400$36,000
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $13,956 is more than the state average of $6,395. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $13,956 is more than the state average of $6,945. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$13,956$6,395
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Out-State Tuition Fees$13,956$6,945
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid25%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$28,646$11,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,500
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Source: 2019 (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

The nearest community college to Purdue University Global-Davenport is Ross College-Quad Cities (1.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Ross College-Quad Cities
    Private for-profit
    76 students | 1.80 Mi2119 Kimberly Rd.
    Bettendorf IA  52722
    (563) 344-1500
    1.8076
  • 7,771 students | 2.70 Mi101 W Third Street
    Davenport IA  52801
    (563) 336-3300
    2.707,771
  • 4,333 students | 7.50 Mi6600-34th Avenue
    Moline IL  61265
    (309) 796-5000
    7.504,333
  • 105 students | 34.40 Mi701 Portland Ave
    Morrison IL  61270
    (815) 772-7218
    34.40105
  • 1,860 students | 43.10 Mi2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard
    Galesburg IL  61401
    (309) 344-2518
    43.101,860
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Did You Know?
For Iowa public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,395 per year for in-state students and $6,945 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,086 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Iowa community colleges have a diversity score of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Iowa is Purdue University Global-Davenport. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.