Kaplan University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(4.2 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 264 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: HLC, + 2 more
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ACBSP
  • Campus Setting: Suburb: Midsize, , City: Small, Suburb: Large, City: Midsize, Town: Remote, City: Large, Town: Distant
  • Student Population: 84,514 (66,414 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 52% part-time, 48% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $8,473 - $11,009
Source: NCES

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4.42 out of 5.0
Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2015

The pros are: 1. Wide range of academic resources to support educational research 2. A top of the line internet based course interactive platform 3. Professors who care and are always available for assistance 4. Frequent employer information seminars 5. Excellent Academic Counselors The cons are: 1. Lack of face to face interaction with instructors and classmates 2. Requires above average understanding of technology to accomplish simple classwork tasks 3. No assistance with student housing options 4. 6-week Term format too short to fully absorb course content 5. School website does not provide any solutions necessary for virus protection
4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2015

The school does not offer any scholarships but the courses are very challenging.
3.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2017

I feel like the Pros of my graduate program are the availabilty of having my schedule correlate with my work schedule. I am working two jobs currently and working nights with a child (1 year of age) and I feel as if this is the best plan for me to complete my MSN. The cons would be for me not being able to sit in a classroom itself to complete learning. So far it has been a positive experience however.
3.58 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2016

Kaplan University has a great graduate program. The technology is great and the work load is very manageable.
4.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Secondary Education
Graduation Year: 2015

Kaplan University has surpassed what I had previously thought. They have thought of and make available to the students constant help, counsel, and support. They seem to be honest and straightforward.
3.92 out of 5.0
Degree: Public Health
Graduation Year: 2015

Pros: online learning with real time academic support Cons: technology fee
4.92 out of 5.0
Degree: Law
Graduation Year: 2015

So far it has been very helpful and it offers great support
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Higher Education
Graduation Year: 2013

My program was amazing toward higher education for adult learners .Receiving my Master of Science in Higher education has changed my life toward career choices and more advanced degree for education and leadership. My plans are to become an online instructor and start with my PHD by December 12, 2013 with Grand Cayon University. My GPA is a 3.3.. I loved Kaplan University.
4.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2014

I completed my Bachelor's of Professional Studies with Kaplan; I loved the program so much I continued after one term for a Master's in Public Administration.
4.58 out of 5.0
Degree: Management
Graduation Year: 2014

Instructors are highly knowledgeable and available when needed. Academic Advisors are professional and efficient. Overall great online learning experience.
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