The arts and sciences programs offered through the College of Public Service are designed for people with a passion for making a difference in the lives of others.
Whether you are on your way up the corporate ladder or just getting started, our business degree programs and certificates could help you prepare to take your business career to a higher level.
Whether you want to enter the field of criminal justice or need credentials to advance your career, Kaplan University's criminal justice degree programs are designed to help you achieve your goal.
Our online education degree programs and certificates could help prepare you to teach diverse learners a broad range of academic content and educational foundations.
Our comprehensive fire science programs offer the flexibility on online learning, ideal for individuals in the fire science and emergency management fields who may work inconsistent hours.
You could acquire real-world knowledge and practical skills and prepare for a career in the health care industry by earning a health sciences degree, diploma, or certificate.
Our programs in legal studies, paralegal studies, and environmental policy are designed to fit your educational goals.
Our nursing degree and certificate programs are taught by practicing professionals who are dedicated to helping you prepare for real-world challenges in nursing.
Kaplan University's IT programs are designed to prepare you with the knowledge and skills you need to start or advance your technology career.
Kaplan University offers over 180 degree and certificate programs all available to military, veterans, and spouses of active duty members. In addition, several programs have been developed to complement specific military occupations or programs established by the military.
The Kaplan University School of General Education courses support the academic, social, personal, and professional development of learners throughout their engagement with the University.
Offering the flexibility of online education and support for military students.
Every day, talented individuals are proving it's never too late to think about the future.
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You know the importance of a solid education. At Kaplan University, we could give you just that. With personal attention, specialized courses, and career-focused degree and certificate programs, we could help you build the foundation needed to succeed in today's competitive markets. We welcome you to come see why enrolling at Kaplan University is a great choice.
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When you attend Kaplan University in Augusta, Maine, you get a convenient location that is easily accessible from Interstates 95. We are located near the Augusta State Airport in The Marketplace at Augusta. The Marketplace offers many shopping and dining opportunities as well as ample parking. This makes it easy to juggle your personal life, job responsibilities, and education.
Kaplan University offers a variety of student life activities that could help you further your personal and professional goals. APPEAL: This club is for paralegal students who are interested in taking their learning beyond the classroom. APPEAL organizes seminars and presentations on various legal topics as well as field trips to court, exposing students to the practical aspects of the law they study in their courses. Phi Beta Lambda: This association is for students who are interested in careers in entrepreneurial or business-related fields. Through co-curricular activities, the association strives to build competent business leaders; aims to increase understanding of American free enterprise; encourages scholarship and the establishment of career goals; promotes financial education and civic service; and helps its members develop character and self-confidence.
At Kaplan University, we are committed to your education, your goals—you. That's why we've introduced the Kaplan CommitmentSM. We believe you should have the opportunity to experience Kaplan University for an introductory period with no tuition obligation. It's part of our core principles that ground us, guide us, and ensure our dedication to helping you succeed. The Kaplan Commitment is a new way for you to get to know us and for us to get to know you. There's no financial obligation beyond the application fee. It's available to new students, online or on campus.Learn more about the Kaplan Commitment.
The flexible learning opportunities to pursue your degree are right in your neighborhood. Kaplan University, Augusta campus, offers you the convenience of online learning plus the personal support and fellowship of an on-ground location.
Mr. Defoe has been the chair of the Paralegal and Criminal Justice Departments at Kaplan University (formerly Andover College) since 2000.
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