Kaplan University – one of the leading universities in online education
Posted On June 28, 2017
Kaplan University, one of the leading universities in online education, is operating around the globe, teaching students how to meet employers’ demands and needs. Kaplan was founded in 1937 and ever since is offering online and mixed programs in fields as social and behavioral sciences, criminal justice, business, legal studies, education, technology, nursing and many more. Pursuing Kaplan’s programs, students can earn associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees, diplomas, and certificates.
Kaplan is committed to helping students achieve their academic goals offering a wide range of scholarships which could help students undertake online classes at Kaplan. One of the most sought after scholarship at Kaplan is called Every Credit Counts Scholarship dedicated to new students who are enrolling in Kaplan’s undergrads programs.
The Every Credit Counts Scholarship is valued at $500 per-term tuition reduction – $250 per term reduction for those who are undertaking a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, holding a maximum value which is $8.500 for those who are undertaking a bachelor’s degree or $4,500 for those who are holding an associate’s degree.
Eligibility criterions for the Every Credit Counts Scholarship
Eligible for this scholarship are the first-time enrollees in an undergrad program at Kaplan. The applicants who are currently enrolled in a bachelor’s or associate’s degrees will be not considered eligible. Also, students have to meet Kaplan’s admission requirements. They can consult the following link http://www.kaplanuniversity.edu/admissions/general-admissions-requirements.aspx to see if they meet the mentioned requirements.
In order to be eligible, students must submit the scholarship application prior to or at the time of enrollment. Starting in the first term, students will take a minimum of 2 courses per term and maintain a GPA of 3. For more details about this specific request, students can consult the following link: http://www.kaplanuniversity.edu/paying-school/every-credit-counts-scholarship.aspx
Students are not allowed to withdraw from school or delay the starting classes otherwise they will not be considered eligible for the scholarship. Also, students who are completing a program and are immediately re-enrolling to commence another undergrad program are also considered for the Every Credit Counts Scholarship. The Every Credit Counts Scholarship does not have to be repaid and it will be applied directly to the tuition. The scholarship can provide the aid students need helping them save a maximum of $6,000 on a bachelor’s degree.
Even though the process of securing a scholarship is fast and transparent, it does not mean that every applicant is eligible to receive it. However, before submitting their scholarship applications, students are required to fully read the application requirements for Kaplan and submit their paperwork on time. The university will notify the winners before the classes will begin. Even though Kaplan is offering a scholarship per student, other candidates have the chance to be funded also. One Kaplan scholarship can be combined with an outside scholarship and/ or financial aid. Students can consult the following link to search for outside scholarships: http://www.kaplanuniversity.edu/paying-school/tuition-scholarships.aspx.