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.
Learn more about becoming an international student at US-based and accredited Kaplan University.
Learn about transferring your previously earned college credits to Kaplan University.
We have partnered with many employers and educational institutions to provide their employees and students with education opportunities.
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Kaplan University is dedicated to the support, engagement, and involvement of our graduates.
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At Kaplan University, almost 10% of our current student population is in the 50+ age group, giving our students the community and support services they need to succeed.
At Kaplan University, we value your accomplishments, your work skills, and your life experiences. Our Portfolio Development course helps you translate them all into credits toward your degree, saving you time and money.
As part of our pledge to help you succeed, we offer The Kaplan CommitmentSM. We stand behind our academic quality and believe students have the right to make an educated decision about their education. At Kaplan University, new undergraduate students can experience real classes before deciding if they will stay and pursue their studies. Students who withdraw during the introductory period will have no financial obligation beyond the application fee.*
Kaplan University has helped thousands of students take that first step. With flexible class schedules and instructors who adapt to you, we simplify the transition back to school. Every day, talented individuals are putting their experience to work and proving it's never too late to think about the future. Hear what some influential thinkers and students over 50 are saying about lifelong learning.
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Credit for Prior Learning
* Classes count toward a degree if satisfactorily completed. No credits are earned if the student withdraws during the introductory period (3 weeks for undergraduate students), which begins day one of the first term. Students who choose to continue their studies at the University will need to meet specific requirements. Graduate programs not included. Additional terms may apply to international and non-U.S. citizen students. For further information, see the University Catalog and addendum and the Kaplan Commitment Statement.