Student Body

Location
Davenport, IA
Undergrads
8,301
Tuition
$13,665
Branch Campus Of
Kaplan University
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3 College Senior

Student Body: This school is full of different diversity.

3 College Senior

Student Body: I think its cool with facebook because they can keep in touch with their classmates.

3 College Freshman

Student Body: The school I go to is very diverse. There are many different people from many different backgrounds and generations. I have been pretty happy with it except I feel like some of my classmates are not as intelligent as they could be. Spelling in class is one of my biggest pet peeves, but even in my College Comp class, people spell a lot of common words incorrectly or use "text talk." I do not feel that the grammar they are using is college appropriate.

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5 College Sophomore

Student Body: Im online, but seminar provide for student interactions and it is fun

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College Sophomore

Student Body: I just started and cant give a accurate response to this question.

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Rankings View more rankings . . .

  • 3rd
    Friendliest Students
  • 4th
    Smartest Students
  • 7th
    Most Career-Oriented Students
  • 11th
    Best Social Interaction
  • 28th
    Most Outgoing Students

Student Author OverviewWhat's This?

Jenny Zollars
Hometown
Annapolis, Md.
Major
Business Administration/Management
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The average student at Kaplan University is very smart and working toward a career. The students carry their own weight and also help others along the way through discussion board posts. So, if you do not fully understand something, ask your fellow students! The students come from different backgrounds, which brings a variety of perspectives to the online discussions. Everyone acts very professional and respects one another in the online environment, which is a requirement of Kaplan University’s ethics.

Students who attend Kaplan are busy with their everyday lives, and it seems like going to college while dealing with the realities of life makes students focus more on their goals, rather than drama, which might happen more at a traditional brick-and-mortar college. Students are not in competition with one another in the online environment—they are here to learn and share the knowledge of their experiences with others.

Facts & Statistics

Female Undergrads
75%
Male Undergrads
25%
Student Diversity
African American: 16%
Asian American: 1%
Hispanic: 5%
International: 0%
Native American: 1%
White: 32%
Unknown: 45%
Student Age Breakdown
Under 18: 0%
18-19: 0%
20-21: 1%
22-24: 6%
25+: 92%
Out-of-State Students
99%
Common States of Residence
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Texas
Typical Peers
The personality trait that is common among the students here is that they are willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need of help. And if they don't know the answer, they will suggest where to go to find it. Students are friendly and professional and can offer advice on career objectives. The students interact through discussion boards, also known as (DB), AIM, and social networking sites.
Athletic Conferences
Football: N/A
Basketball: N/A
Student Organizations
There are lots of students organizations at Kaplan, including: African American Student Union (KAUSE), Alpha Phi Sigma Honor Society (APS), American Medical Technologist Society (AMT), Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI), Community of Practice (CoP), Educators Club, Kaplanomics, Lambda Pi Eta Honor Society (LPE), National Communication Association (NCA), Net Impact, Nursing International Honor Society (NIHS), OWLS Club, Psychology Club, Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Students of Project Management (StuPM), Travel and Hospitality Network, and Women in Communications (WIC). And, these are just some of the clubs and organizations available to Kaplan University students!
ROTC Programs
Army ROTC: No
Navy ROTC: No
Air Force ROTC: No

Student Polls

I would say students at my school are    Based on 477 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Career-oriented
  • Creative/artsy
  • Friendly
  • Fun
  • Geeky
  • Hardworking
  • Outgoing
  • Smart

How much social and academic interaction is there between students?    Based on 478 responses

  • 40% No interaction. My classes are all online or the students at my school are there to learn and then go home.
  • 37% Some interaction, but it's mostly in the classroom.
  • 23% A lot of interaction. Students participate in clubs, study together, and hang out.

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