Purdue University Global – Hagerstown Campus

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School Overview

Purdue University Global in Hagerstown offers associates, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a wide variety of fields both online and on-campus. Located just off of I-70 and I-81, the college’s history dates back to 1938 when it was founded as Hagerstown Business College. It is situated on seven and a half acres and is only about 70 miles away from cities like Washington D.C., Baltimore, and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Educational Amenities

The Hagerstown campus has plenty of features and facilities that promote student learning, including:

  • Tutoring services in math, composition, and many other subjects
  • Computer labs that are free to use when open
  • A technology-enhanced learning lab with audio/video broadcasting and recording equipment, laptop stations, and tracking cameras
  • Program-specific labs for hands-on training in certain fields. This includes a lab that simulates firearms training for students studying to be a policeman as well as a medical lab to learn how to use equipment found in medical offices
  • A Career Services team that will provide you with the assistance needed to achieve your personal goals, including job interview and resume/cover letter preparation, career assessment and exploration and assistance with finding a job, among many other services

Student Life and Nearby Attractions

Purdue University Global-Hagerstown offers several student activities and is nearby many attractions, including:

  • Student Lounge: This on-campus facility provides a fun place to relax, play games, and even do some homework
  • Student Clubs: You can participate in a wide variety of student clubs, including Business Club, Health Sciences Club, Writing Club, and Student Government/Student Council
  • Nearby Attractions: The county bus stop is only two blocks away from campus will take you to the beautiful downtown Hagerstown and nearby shopping centers and residential areas. There are also several restaurants near campus.

Workforce Development

In addition to offering degrees and programs, Purdue Global-Hagerstown is home to an award-winning workforce development program for employees and organizations in the community. Our Workforce Development program can help organizations improve productivity and customer service, be more efficient, and save money.

Workforce Development courses include:

  • Analytical and Conceptual Skills
  • Communications
  • Computer Skills
  • Customer Relations
  • Employee and Labor Relations
  • Leadership Styles and Behaviors
  • Management and Supervision
  • Managing Time, Stress, and Information
  • New Methods and Procedures
  • Organizational Change and Development
  • Personal Growth
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Special Topics and Comprehensive Programs
  • Teambuilding
  • Technical Skills Development

The Hagerstown Campus also provides preparation courses for human resource professionals who are studying for the following Society for Human Resource Management’s competency-based certifications:

  • SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP)
  • SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP)

General Information

18618 Crestwood Drive
Hagerstown, Maryland 21742
301-766-3600
800-987-7734

Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(301) 766-3600
Website:www.kaplanuniversity.edu/hagerstown-maryland.aspx
Type of School:4-year, Private for-profit
Apply Online:
Address:18618 Crestwood Dr, Hagerstown, MD 21742
Setting:22
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:638
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):22%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:35 (5% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$14,325
Out-of-state Tuition:$14,325
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$0

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2343
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1223
Education123
Health Professions and Related Programs9579
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5443
Legal Professions and Studies2222
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Psychology422
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1222
Social Sciences11
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total24213129

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2343
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1223
Education123
Health Professions and Related Programs7479
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5443
Legal Professions and Studies2222
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Psychology422
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1222
Social Sciences11
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total22203129

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$14,325
Out-of-state$14,325
Books and supplies$0

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,110
Out-of-state$10,110

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid0%
Grant or scholarship aid0%$0
Student loan aid0%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid52376%$4,362
Federal student loans44164%$6,778

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment638
Undergraduate enrollment557
Graduate enrollment81

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus Accreditation

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