Kaplan College, Las Vegas Campus

Kaplan College, Las Vegas Campus


Campus Overview

Whether it's to advance a career, to achieve a personal goal, or gain a professional edge, everyone has a desire to return to school. With so many paths and roads to take, choosing the right college is confusing and complicated.

Kaplan College offers a path towards your successful higher education. Through a comprehensive combination of educational programs and guidance services, Kaplan College prepares you with the necessary skills to achieve not only your professional goals, but your personal goals as well.

Your chosen profession comes to life through Kaplan College's combination of field trips, guest presentations, interactive exercises, and applicable lectures. This allows you to practice the necessary skills needed to become an invaluable member of the workforce.

Finding the time to complete your education can seem impossible at times, but Kaplan College will work with your full schedule, and even busier life. The staff guides you through the process, while their faculty helps you develop your necessary skills for your chosen profession. It's all part of a system that puts students first.


-Kaplan College was founded in 1990 as Professional Careers, Inc., formerly Heritage College.

-Professional Careers, Inc. changed their name to Heritage College in July 1997 after receiving approval.

-In December 2009, when the campus relocated to a new facility, Heritage College became Kaplan College.

What Kaplan College Offers

Students can unlock their potential and train for careers they want at Kaplan College .They deserve it. The only way to get from where they are now to where they want to be is to take action and start their journeys. Kaplan College can help point students in the right direction -- toward new careers that they can be proud of.

Kaplan College Commitment

Kaplan College stands by its services and the education it provides. Students can confidently attend a Conditional Admittance Period with no financial commitment to be sure that Kaplan College is the right choice for them. If students notify the school that they will not be staying beyond the Conditional Admittance Period, then they will not be charged tuition.

Kaplan College Instructors

Kaplan College instructors bring real world experiences to the classroom. They provide students with the most current industry standards and practices.

Hands-on Training

At Kaplan College, students can combine classroom learning with hands-on training. Students actually do what they come to learn; they don't just read about it. They develop skills that are more likely to stick when they actually practice those skills.

Materials and Equipment

Students learn with materials and equipment that they would use on the job. They gain the ability to display knowledge and skills that employers are looking for.


Students can find externship or practicum sites with the school's assistance. They can apply the knowledge they gain at Kaplan College to real-world career settings. They increase their confidence in job interviews.

Externships and practicums are not required for all programs.

Admission Requirements

Kaplan College wants to help students start their career journeys. The admissions process for each student starts with a Career Planning Session where the student's career goals are discussed; information about the school and its programs is shared; a campus tour is provided; and the student has the opportunity to meet with a Career Services Adviser and Financial Aid Officer.

Admissions requirements include, but are not limited to, proof of high school graduation and entrance assessment. For information on specific program requirements, students should contact the Admissions Department.

Financial Aid and Military Benefits

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. A financial aid officer will be able to assist students in determining their eligibility for federal loans, private aid, state and federal grants, scholarships, and other forms of aid.

In support of the military community, Kaplan College also offers a 30% discount in tuition for active duty personnel, military spouses, veterans, and dependent of veterans or active duty personnel.

Students should please contact the Financial Aid Department for more information about financial aid and the military and veteran benefits programs the campus supports.

Career Services

Kaplan College is committed to students' future successes. It works with employers in the community to make sure that its programs support students' needs by providing graduates that are appropriately skilled. Students can receive personalized assistance from a Career Services Adviser in school, upon graduation and beyond.

Kaplan College offers "The Kaplan Certified Professional" program devoted to sharpening the skills that could make the difference in a student's job search. Kaplan College offers 7 certification activities that allow students to become more well-rounded candidates upon graduation. Certifications include, but are not limited to, dress for success, social media presence, and preparing for the interview.


Choosing an accredited school is important to your education. Accreditation signifies that the school has met certain standards of quality in education, so you can feel confident in the value of the education you receive.

Kaplan College in Las Vegas, NV is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS): 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington DC 20002-4242. For questions about accreditation, call 202.336.6780. The ACICS website is located at www.acics.org.

Consumer Information

For more information on Kaplan College's programs and their outcomes visit www.kaplancollege.com/consumer-info. Kaplan College does not guarantee employment or career advancement. Programs vary by campus. Additional academy training may be required for law enforcement positions.


Located in the very heart of Las Vegas, Kaplan College is mere minutes from the infamous Strip.

Through numerous attractions, breathtaking landmarks, enlightening museums, and infinite athletic, cultural, and social activities, Kaplan offers you a reality based education focusing on providing you a degree that advances your current career.


Medical Assistant Diploma

Medical Assistant X-Ray Technician Diploma

Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Diploma

Pharmacy Technician Diploma

Health Information Technology Associate Degree

Criminal Justice Associate Degree

Practical Nursing Diploma

Location & Contact

3535 W Sahara Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89102
United States