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Need the scoop on Kaplan schools/anyone here a student of theirs

I have been thinking of going to a local Kaplan school (NOT online) and going for my MA in ten months or so. So what's the scoop with these cats? Are the professionally respected enough for me to get a job after having gone to their school?

Has anyone here gone to Kaplan?

They want something like $16,000 for tuition which just seems ridiculous to me.

Your Professional Title/Credentials: none yet

Are You Still In School? no

Are You Working? no

Re: Need the scoop on Kaplan schools/anyone here a student of theirs

Hi,

I am a recent graduate of kaplan university. I attended online class to obtain an associate's degree. I passed the certification exam through AAMA. Kaplan was a wonderful school. My advice is to go for it. My total tuition was $18,000 only because I had transfer credits. Hope this helps and good luck to you.

Your Professional Title/Credentials: CMA

Are You Still In School? NO

Are You Working? yes

Re: Need the scoop on Kaplan schools/anyone here a student of theirs

I'm currently attending Kaplan and am scheduled to graduate November 30th. I do my classes online so I cant tell you anything about the campus but I love Kaplan! The professors are all very nice and willing to help you however they can. I also say go for it!

Are You Still In School? yes

Are You Working? no