The arts and sciences programs offered through the College of Public Service are designed for people with a passion for making a difference in the lives of others.
Whether you are on your way up the corporate ladder or just getting started, our business degree programs and certificates could help you prepare to take your business career to a higher level.
Whether you want to enter the field of criminal justice or need credentials to advance your career, Kaplan University's criminal justice degree programs are designed to help you achieve your goal.
Our online education degree programs and certificates could help prepare you to teach diverse learners a broad range of academic content and educational foundations.
Our comprehensive fire science programs offer the flexibility on online learning, ideal for individuals in the fire science and emergency management fields who may work inconsistent hours.
You could acquire real-world knowledge and practical skills and prepare for a career in the health care industry by earning a health sciences degree, diploma, or certificate.
Our programs in legal studies, paralegal studies, and environmental policy are designed to fit your educational goals.
Our nursing degree and certificate programs are taught by practicing professionals who are dedicated to helping you prepare for real-world challenges in nursing.
Kaplan University's IT programs are designed to prepare you with the knowledge and skills you need to start or advance your technology career.
Kaplan University offers over 180 degree and certificate programs all available to military, veterans, and spouses of active duty members. In addition, several programs have been developed to complement specific military occupations or programs established by the military.
The Kaplan University School of General Education courses support the academic, social, personal, and professional development of learners throughout their engagement with the University.
Offering the flexibility of online education and support for military students.
Every day, talented individuals are proving it's never too late to think about the future.
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Learning Center Experience
Discover the features and facilities of our Mason City, Iowa campus and how we are here to support your educational goals.
The campus consists of 28,000 square feet of specialty built classrooms, numerous computer and medical labs, spacious student lounge facilities, and administrative offices. Conveniently located on the town’s west side, our facilities are partially accessible to persons with physical impairments.
The campus has a student lounge and common areas where students can congregate and socialize throughout the school day. The student lounge provides access to vending machines for both food and drinks with comfortable furniture and a television for students to relax.
The campus computer labs can accommodate approximately 25 students. Students are free to use the labs any time the campus is open, as long as they are not being used for classes. In addition, the library and the Academic Success Center have computers for student use.
The Kaplan University Library is designed to support and enhance your education in all aspects of our curriculum with a combined collection of books, videos, and subscriptions to magazines, journals, and newspapers. In the library, students also have access to research assistance from library staff, wireless connectivity, downloadable audio and electronic books, and computer workstations with access to an extensive collection of electronic subscription databases. The library also offers other resources and services, including but not limited to Interlibrary Loan, which is useful for obtaining hard-to-find titles.
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Firearms Training Room
The atmosphere of the room offers a great simulation of actual police interaction with the public, including flashing lights, the sound of firearms, verbal interactions with the public, and the verbal commands from the officer during training. The training room has a ceiling-mounted FATS machine with a 16’ x 8’ screen. There are 2 Glock 17 handgun simulators and 2 OC spray simulators, as well as a portable speaker system, a police rooftop flashers unit, and CO2 tanks for the guns (to provide life-like recoil).
Our medical labs have the tools you need to gain hands-on experience in clinical procedures commonly performed in medical offices. Kaplan University's medical assisting labs include:
Tutoring services are available, free of charge, to students needing additional academic support.
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