Kaplan Higher and Professional Education (KHPE) institutions broaden access to postsecondary educational opportunities, focusing largely on traditionally underserved individuals. Through online and campus-based programs, Kaplan strives to prepare students for careers in some of the fastest growing industries. Kaplan Higher and Professional Education is operated by Kaplan, Inc., a leading international provider of educational and career services for individuals, schools and businesses, and is a subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC) and its largest division.
KHPE institutions include:
Program offerings range from diplomas to graduate and professional degrees. Fields of study include arts and sciences, business, criminal justice, education, health, legal, nursing, public service, technology and trades.
Kaplan Higher and Professional Education currently serves approximately 33,000 online and campus-based students.
The Kaplan Commitment allows students to attend classes for a trial period without incurring any tuition obligation or debt. During this period, students can assess whether the coursework meets their needs before making any investment in their education.
Greg Marino, president and CEO, Kaplan Higher and Professional Education
Betty Vandenbosch, PhD, president, Kaplan University
Each school is accredited by one of several national or regional accreditors recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.