University description (as per official university website)
Kaplan College is part of Kaplan Higher Education Corporation (KHE), a division of Kaplan, Inc., which has built a long and distinguished tradition as both an academic pioneer and career-maker since 1938. Kaplan serves 1 million students per year across the United States and abroad, including online programs through Kaplan University. Kaplan is a leading global provider of educational services for individuals, schools, and businesses. A subsidiary of The Washington Post Company, Kaplan had 2007 revenue of more than $2 billion.
Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Kaplan Higher Education Campuses is a group of institutions designed to provide the skills and knowledge needed for a competitive edge in today's job market. KHEC consists of more than 70 schools nationwide, each separately accredited by one of several national or regional accrediting agencies approved by the U.S. Department of Education. To make education relevant to students in their daily lives, KHEC programs focus on local employment needs.
Kaplan, Inc. is the second largest education company in the U.S. by revenue. Its programs are designed to lead to employment in some of the country's fastest-growing occupations, as projected by the U.S. Department of Labor. Through our career-oriented programs, you can gain the skills necessary to qualify for employment in a variety of fields.
Your U.S. Department of Education PIN is your electronic signature. It allows you to electronically sign your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), check its status online, and access your account information. Getting your PIN is the first must-do step in applying for financial aid.
Getting your PIN is an important part of the financial aid process because it will have a variety of financial aid uses throughout your schooling. Once you have your PIN, it is a good idea to keep it handy.
To be eligible for federal subsidized and unsubsidized loans, you must complete the Entrance Counseling tutorial and quiz. This quiz is located in Kaplan University’s Online Enrollment Center, and can be taken when you are completing your enrollment documentation.