Kaplan College, Lubbock Campus

Kaplan College, Lubbock Campus


Campus Overview

With an education from Kaplan College, you can take your first step towards a new career or advancement in the career of your choice. Engineered to train you as conveniently and swiftly as possible, their diploma programs help you achieve your goal without disturbing your present life. Learn more about what steps you can take to improve your future today with Kaplan College in Lubbock, Texas; where the goal is to provide you with the necessary training and education for successful employment in today's workforce.

You require a school that can help you maintain your current responsibilities while offering you quality training and education, because life is hectic. To fit into your busy schedule, Kaplan College provides you with day, afternoon, and night classes. They want to make your education as convenient as possible because they understand the commitment you make to your future.

Kaplan College provides programs to assist you before, during, and after your diploma through: refresher courses, career services, tutoring classes, and externships.


Originally founded as Moderncare, Inc. in November 1989, in San Antonio, Texas, Texas Careers was established to provide allied health education. After expanding its program offerings to include other fields, Texas Careers opened in Lubbock, Texas in October 2009, ultimately changing its name to Kaplan College in November 2009.

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 will 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.


Kaplan College is an accredited school. For more information, please visit http://www.kaplancollege.com/lubbock-tx/accreditation/.

Consumer Information

For more information on programs and their outcomes visit www.kaplancollege.com/consumer-info. Kaplan College does not guarantee employment or career advancement. Programs vary by campus.


The Lubbock campus is located by Mackenzie State park and is the 11th largest city in Texas. Its nickname, "Hub City" comes from being the health care, economic, and education hub of the South Plains. The great outdoors, unique shopping, and exceptional dining makes Lubbock the ideal place to pursue an education and gain future employment.


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Location & Contact

1421 Ninth Street
Lubbock, TX 79401
United States