Letter From the President


Dear Student:

Welcome to Kaplan University.

For over 75 years, Kaplan University has been serving students just like you who are juggling work and family responsibilities while pursuing their education. Our mission is to help you launch, enhance, or change your career. You have had the courage to take the most challenging step—getting started. We are here to support you through your entire journey.

Kaplan University’s outcome-focused programs are designed to provide you with what you need—the knowledge and skills that employers want. Here you can learn in a modality that is right for you: online, on campus, or a combination of the two. Faculty members are leaders in their academic fields who practice what they teach and are dedicated to sharing their professional knowledge. Our diverse student body, which includes individuals from every region of the United States and many countries around the world, provides you with the opportunity to learn from these various perspectives.

As you embark on your studies, refer to the University Catalog for official policy, course, and program information. Policy information is intuitively categorized at the university, degree, school, and program levels. Quickly navigate to your program of interest using the “Programs A to Z” link at the top of page. Refer to the left column for links to important resources. In addition, course descriptions are searchable and available for quick reference within the published degree plans.

At Kaplan University, we are committed to the idea that learning is a lifelong process. Congratulations on taking the first step on your path to a lifetime of personal and academic growth.

Dr. Betty Vandenbosch
President, Kaplan University