Kaplan is a system of schools organized and operated by Kaplan, Inc., itself a division of the Washington Post Company. Originally established in 1937 as the American Institute of Commerce, the name was changed in 2000 to Quest College, before being acquired by its current owner and being renamed Kaplan University, becoming the graduate degree granting arm of the Kaplan System. Combined with Kaplan College and Kaplan Career institutes, the system has schools in seventeen states and online access nationwide.
Kaplan schools offer a variety of programs aimed at preparing individuals for entry into the workforce. Many courses are taught by former and current professionals, providing insight and additional training to ensure that graduate are ready to face the challenges ahead. Completion of a program may result in a certificate, associate degree, bachelors or masters depending on the education pursued. Some member institutions will have as part of their student services career assistance programs that aid students in finding jobs.
Programs offered include:
- Criminal Justice
- Computer Networking
- Business Administration
Not all campuses offer the same programs and interested students should contact their desired location to see what programs are available.
The Salida branch of Kaplan University is located at 5172 Kiernan Court. Just around a thousand students have graduated from this campus in recent years. This campus offers services for students in the form of career counseling for students in need of help, job placement options for students after graduation, and remedial education classes for program or licensure preparation. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting brightwood.edu.
The following is a list of programs offered at Kaplan College – Modesto Campus. Available programs may be different than those listed. For a detailed list of programs available you can visit the school's website or call the school at (209) 571-8777.
Medical Assistant (46 Hours)
The medical assistant program offered usually takes about nine months to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $16,000*
- Required supplies and books: $970*
- Based on published reports, around 60 students completed the medical assistant program last year
- Students usually complete the medical assistant program in 9 months
More details and school listings are available through our medical assistant schools information page.
Dental Assistant (54 Hours)
The dental assistant program takes about ten months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $17,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $730*
- Around 70 students completed the dental assistant program last year
- Takes about 10 months to complete
Learn more about dental assistant programs by taking a look at our dental assistant schools profile page, which includes listings and career descriptions as well.
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (52 Hours)
The rehabilitation and therapeutic professions program takes about nine months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $15,000*
- Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $1,000*
- More than 30 students completed this program in the previous reported year
- The rehabilitation and therapeutic professions program takes about 9 months to complete
The program takes about nine months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $16,000*
- The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $1,150*
- The length of the program is about 9 months
Respiratory Therapy (133 Hours)
The respiratory therapy program takes about twenty-three months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $48,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $3,680*
- Last year, more than 50 students completed this program
- Takes about 23 months to complete
Visit our respiratory therapy schools profile page to obtain more information and school listings that may be beneficial to you in finding the right school.
Criminal Justice (91 Hours)
The criminal justice program takes about eighteen months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition cost of this program is $29,000*
- The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $2,350*
- More than 20 students completed this program in the previous reported year
- The length of the criminal justice program is about 18 months
Learn more about criminal justice programs by taking a look at our criminal justice degree profile page, which lists schools offering this program along with a career overview.
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The cost of attendance is approximately - per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. To calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. The cost to submit an application is $10. Students in need of financial assistance can get more information through the school's financial aid department, by calling (209) 543-7000. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||91%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||88%||$4,359|
|Receiving Student Loans||82%||$7,523|
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Kaplan College – Modesto Campus.
- Western Career College - Stockton in Stockton, CA (24 miles away)
- Western Career College - San Jose in San Jose, CA (50 miles away)
- Western Career College - Pleasant Hill in Pleasant Hill, CA (56 miles away)
- Western Career College - San Leandro in San Leandro, CA (57 miles away)
- InterCoast Colleges - Sacramento in Elk Grove, CA (58 miles away)