Career Moves and Changes

Preparing for a brighter future starts here. Making the decision to change careers can be an exciting and intimidating first step on your path to professional success. Kaplan University offers several degree and certificate programs, as well as resources for students on how to change careers. We hope you’ll find beneficial information and the right Kaplan University program to help you.

Achieve Your Professional Goals

Kaplan University has a legacy of helping continuing education students of all ages pursue their professional goals. Whether you are just starting out or you are a seasoned professional, explore our career-focused articles and resources for guidance on employment advancement and advice on how to change careers. Topics include:

  • Career change
  • Career advancement  
  • Choosing a career
  • In-depth perspectives on professions
  • How to pursue something you always wanted to do

Looking for more inspiration to take the next step? You can also read stories from students and alumni who decided to change career paths and how Kaplan University helped them do so.

We hope you use these resources as a way to gain new perspectives, knowledge, and determination to pursue your professional dreams and goals.*   

Kaplan University Programs

Kaplan University’s online degree and certificate programs offer flexibility to balance your existing personal and professional commitments. There are several options for students who are looking to continue their education, advance in their careers, or explore a new field.

Master's Degree Programs

Master’s degrees are typically 2-year programs; choose from Kaplan University’s  master’s degree programs offering advanced training with the flexibility and freedom of online learning.

Explore Master’s Degree Programs

Online MBA

Kaplan University’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) program can help students pursue leadership positions in competitive business environments. Beyond practical skills, our MBA program is also designed to foster thought leadership, innovation, and corporate social responsibility on a global scale.

Discover Our Online MBA

Online Nursing School

Given the time required, advancing in your nursing career can be demanding, so learn about attending an online nursing school.

Learn About Our Online Nursing School

Certificate Programs

Earning a certificate from Kaplan University can help you develop relevant career skills without the commitment of a degree program. Typically completed in a year or less, certificate program coursework focuses on specialized skills, professional development, and advanced training.

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Ways to Save

Here are some of the ways we can help lower the cost of your tuition and help you graduate sooner.

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*Kaplan University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.