Is a Kaplan University degree recognized? Kaplan University offers online degrees and campus-based programs as well as blended learning environments. It is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
What is Kaplan University now called? On April 27, 2017, Purdue University announced that it would acquire Kaplan University and create a new institution, which is now Purdue University Global.
Is Kaplan College closed? On top of this, many students who attended Kaplan University while it was still open claim that these illegal practices ultimately caused the institution to close down in 2017.
Is Kaplan University the same as Purdue University? Joined in union were Purdue University, one of Indiana’s flagship public universities, and Kaplan University, the large, for-profit, mostly online college. They became one when Purdue announced a deal to buy Kaplan University. They were an odd couple and together they would create Purdue Global.