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Kaplan University - Maine Campus

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Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Student Median Household Income
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
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Overview
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Tuition & Fees

$12,475

Average Salary in 10 Years

$40,100
Note: 10 years after enrolling at Kaplan University - Maine Campus

Kaplan University - Maine Campus is located in S Portland, Maine. It is a small private for-profit school part of the Kaplan Higher Education Corporation system and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has 517 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Education, Public Administration and Social Service Professions, and Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services. 27% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $29,100.

About
🗺 265 Western Avenue
S Portland, Maine 04106
Mission Kaplan University is an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing innovative undergraduate, graduate, and continuing professional education. Our programs foster student learning with opportunities to launch, enhance, or change careers in a diverse global society. The University is committed to general education, a student-centered service and support approach, and applied scholarship in a practical environment.
🌐 https://www.kaplanuniversity.edu
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Graduation Rate
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Graduation Rate

27%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

25%

Women Graduation Rate

28%
Cost
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Can you afford to attend Kaplan University - Maine Campus?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$17,098
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$12,475
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education

Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$12,475
per year

In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$12,475
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?

Median Student Debt

$28,018
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

How much will you pay each month?

$298
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Kaplan University - Maine Campus would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Kaplan University - Maine Campus Financial Aid

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

70%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education
Kaplan University - Maine Campus Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $12,475
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $12,475
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Career & Salary
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How much money will you make after graduating from Kaplan University - Maine Campus?

Kaplan University - Maine Campus students, on average, make $40,100 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 8% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Kaplan University - Maine Campus

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Kaplan University - Maine Campus. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

How much will your income increase each year?

8.3%
in early to mid-career Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Kaplan University - Maine Campus.

Median Earnings of Students from Kaplan University - Maine Campus

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Kaplan University - Maine Campus.

Male Students: Average Earnings from Kaplan University - Maine Campus

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Kaplan University - Maine Campus.

Female Students: Average Earnings from Kaplan University - Maine Campus

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Kaplan University - Maine Campus.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Kaplan University - Maine Campus

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Kaplan University - Maine Campus.
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Kaplan University - Maine Campus? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

3.2x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Kaplan University - Maine Campus. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Kaplan University - Maine Campus. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

2.7x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Kaplan University - Maine Campus. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Kaplan University - Maine Campus. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

19
students per faculty
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Kaplan University - Maine Campus?

Yes
Highest degree: Doctor's degree
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

82%

Undergrads

517

Total Students

627
undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students

79%

Students over 25

83%

Student Median Household Income

$53,242
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017) Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

83%
of undergraduates

Men

17%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

Mostly Women

Kaplan University - Maine Campus has significantly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 20 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 488 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Kaplan University - Maine Campus

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Where are Students from?

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Kaplan University - Maine Campus study?

Kaplan University - Maine Campus Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Kaplan University - Maine Campus are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  3. Education
  4. Public Administration and Social Service Professions
  5. Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Approximately 88% of students choose to study one of these majors.
Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Kaplan University - Maine Campus?

Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate

50%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Transfers
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Undergraduate Transfers

57
11% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Medium-Low

Kaplan University - Maine Campus has around 57 students who transfer into the school each year. This is somewhat low at approximately 11% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Kaplan University - Maine Campus as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Politics in Maine
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Democratic

Politically, Maine tends to be About even. In the 2016 Presidential election, 48% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 45% voted for the Republican party, and 5% voted for neither.