Kaplan College Columbus: Review & Facts

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Kaplan College Columbus is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 225 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1965 and is one of the 27 colleges located in Columbus, Ohio.

Academic Offerings

Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Kaplan College Columbus.

Kaplan College Columbus implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Kaplan College Columbus student retention rate is very low at 46% (way below Ohio average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
32 : 1
The graduation rate at Kaplan College Columbus is below average: 53%.

Student to faculty ratio at Kaplan College Columbus is quite disappointing -- 32:1.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition price is high - $20,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Kaplan College Columbus (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $600; this comes to a total of $21,300 a year.

Read the details about Kaplan College Columbus additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
The college will consider accepting credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Kaplan College Columbus is $10.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Kaplan College Columbus and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (614) 456-4600.

Opportunities and Services

Kaplan College Columbus provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Kaplan College Columbus, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Currently there is no on-campus housing at Kaplan College Columbus.

Kaplan College Columbus Location and Maps

Post Address: Kaplan College Columbus, 2745 Winchester Pike, Columbus, Ohio 43232, USA
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