• There is more to learn—and earn.

    According to federal government statistics, on average, the weekly earnings of full-time employees with a bachelor's degree are nearly 33 percent higher than those with an associate's degree.*

  • Admissions: Transfer Credits

    You may be closer than you think to earning your bachelor's degree. Get the credit you deserve. Continue your education online with Kaplan University and you could save time and money.

    Kaplan University has relationships with several community colleges to help you transfer credits to an online school. If you are transferring from one of these colleges, you could benefit from a shorter path to your degree. Kaplan University provides online flexibility with seamless credit transfer between institutions-and students could be eligible for a tuition grant. Contact an Admissions Advisor to learn more. Faculty and staff may also qualify for tuition benefits on master's degrees and certificate programs.

    Transfer your associate's degree credits into an online bachelor's degree program at Kaplan University.
    Kaplan University will help you maximize your transfer credits so you can realize the most savings. We offer several paths designed to help you earn college credit for what you already know. And, because we know you want to get where you're going as quickly as possible, we'll help you map out the most direct path to your degree.

    • Transfer the credits from your community college associate's degree 
    • Earn credit for eligible work and life experiences 
    • Assess your skills and test out of courses and knowledge you have mastered
    • Check your eligibility for a tuition grant or scholarships§
    • Move closer to your career goals 

    These options can count toward a maximum of 75 percent of your bachelor's degree, so you save money and graduate sooner.#

    Kaplan University—A Career-Focused University 

    Kaplan University offers a wide range of programs designed to develop the skills and knowledge relevant to today's workplace. Kaplan University's professors are skilled educators and industry professionals who teach real-world knowledge.

    In addition, according to a recent survey of Kaplan University students in their final term96 percent believe their education will help them reach personal or career goals.**

    One of the Nation's Top-Ranked Online Bachelor's Degree Programs

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    U.S. News & World Report evaluated hundreds of universities and ranked Kaplan University's online bachelor's degree program among the nation's best.

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    From Enrollment Through Graduation, and Beyond—We Support You Every Step of the Way.

    Kaplan University is military friendlyoffering reduced tuition to active-duty servicemembers, their spouses, and military veterans.

    Contact an Admissions Advisor to find out if Kaplan University has an academic alliance with your community college. You may be eligible for a tuition grant and a shorter path to your degree.

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  • * Kaplan University cannot guarantee transferability of credit. See the University Catalog for the Prior Learning Assessment policy.

  • *Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Population Survey, on the Internet at www.bls.gov/emp/ep_chart_001.htm. Data are 2014 averages for persons age 25 and over. Earnings are for full-time wage and salary workers. National salary figures may not reflect local salary conditions and are not a guarantee of any particular salary.
    †Kaplan University does not guarantee transferability of credit from any of these sources. See University Catalog for Prior Learning Assessment policy.
    ‡Testing option may not apply to all courses.
    §Scholarship cannot be used in conjunction with any other Kaplan University discount (including active-duty and veteran military tuition rates), voucher, grant, or scholarship.
    # In the 2012–2013 academic year, Kaplan University online and campus students (excluding military) who started and used prior learning credits shortened their program by an average of 36%. Individual experiences will vary. Speak to an Admissions Advisor to see how many credits you may be eligible for.
    ** Source: 2012-2013 Kaplan University Capstone Survey; more than 3,100 students completed the survey.

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