Kaplan College – Brownsville Campus

1900 North Expressway, Brownsville, TX

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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
  • Paralegal
  • Computer Networking
  • Accounting
  • Business Administration

Not all campuses offer the same programs and interested students should contact their desired location to see what programs are available.

Brownsville Location

Kaplan College – Brownsville Campus is located at 1900 North Expressway in the city of Brownsville. Just around a thousand students have graduated from this campus in the last several years. This location offers services for students in the form of remedial education courses for licensure preparation or admissions requirements, career counseling assistance to help students define their goals, and flexible scheduling for those with irregular schedules. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting brightwood.edu.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of programs offered at Kaplan College – Brownsville Campus. Acutal programs offered may be different than the list of programs below.. For a complete list of programs available you can visit the school's website or call the school at (956) 547-8200.

Medical assistant program takes usually nine months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $17,000*
  • Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $320*
  • Around 100 students completed the medical assistant program last year
  • The medical assistant program takes about 9 months to complete

Learn more and browse other schools listed by checking out our medical assistant schools page.

The heating and air conditioning (HVAC) program offered usually takes about twelve months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $17,000*
  • Cost of required supplies and books: $410*
  • Based on published reports, around 50 students completed the heating and air conditioning (HVAC) program last year
  • Students complete this program in usually 12 months

More detailed information and school listings are available through our heating and air conditioning (HVAC) Training page.

The programs listed below are sorted by the number of credit hours offered.

51 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $16,000 per year*
  • Cost of books or materials required: $1,200*
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

105 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $29,000 per year*
  • Cost of books or materials required: $2,400*
  • Takes about 18 months to complete

Computer support specialist program takes usually nine months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $16,000*
  • Cost of required books or supplies: $1,690*
  • Last year, more than 40 students completed this program
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

More detailed information and school listings are available through our computer support specialist programs profile page.

Notes:
*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 average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around -. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $10 application fee for those applying to a program. 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.

Tuition & Fees Information

Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available

  • Some programs may have a frozen tuition rate, which means the tuition will stay the same for up to five years.

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid88%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships87%$4,394
Receiving Student Loans80%$7,441

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FINANCIAL AID RATE
88%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
42:1

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$4,145