Academic Programs

Kaplan College offers an education with flexible class schedules offered during the day or at night, so you can earn your diploma without interfering with your current job or other obligations. Enroll now to start on a path that could lead to a brighter future in a career you can be proud of. To learn about programs at our El Paso campus, select an area of study below.

  • Allied Health Programs

    • Dental Assistant (Diploma)

      Our dental assistant program may help you pursue positions as a member of a dental health team. When you earn your diploma at Kaplan College in El Paso, TX, you have the opportunity to gain not only dental assistant knowledge and skills, but also professional skills that you could apply to your everyday life.

      Certification

      This program is designed to help prepare you for the required radiology certification exams approved by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners (TSBDE), which may include certification to perform radiologic procedures. In Texas, you must complete a mandatory short course approved by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners and be registered with TSBDE to be qualified to take x-rays in a dentist's office.†

      Graduates seeking national certification will need to pursue the Dental Assisting National Board's (DANB) Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) examination to demonstrate competence in dental assisting skills.†

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    • Medical Assistant (Diploma)

      Have you always wanted to work in the medical industry and help people? Kaplan College in El Paso, TX can help. As a medical assistant, you could have the opportunity to work directly with patients and assist with their care and well-being.

      Certification

      This course is intended to help eligible students prepare for the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Examination sponsored by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) or the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Examination sponsored by American Medical Technologists (AMT).†

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    • Medical Office Specialist (Diploma)

      Medical office specialists play a key role in running an efficient, productive medical office by performing tasks such as bookkeeping and preparing medical charts. If you are interested in a career in health care, training to become a medical office specialist at Kaplan College, El Paso campus, could offer the potential for a bright future.

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  • Business Programs

    • Business Administration (Associate of Science)

      Business administration involves a wide range of duties from virtually every industry. Individuals who conduct and manage critical business functions are essential for every company and require employees who are knowledgeable in several aspects of business administration.

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  • Information Technology Programs

    • Computer Networking Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

      Maintaining technology to ensure that computers run efficiently is a must in today’s working world. The computer networking technology program at Kaplan College, El Paso campus, concentrates on helping students acquire knowledge and develop skills in installing and maintaining computer networks, troubleshooting hardware and software problems, managing databases, and developing web pages.

      Certification

      Course instruction includes practice certification tests to assess preparedness to sit for CompTIA Network+ certification.†

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  • Trades Programs

    • Electrical Technician (Diploma)

      Electricity is essential for light, power, air conditioning, refrigeration, and so many of the conveniences we take for granted every day. Electrical technicians install, connect, test, and maintain electrical systems that bring electricity from power generating plants to our homes, offices, schools, and places of business.

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  • Professional and Continuing Education

    • Phlebotomy Technician (Short Course of Instruction)

      In the medical or health field, knowing how to draw blood and understanding phlebotomy procedures can be a necessary skill. Our phlebotomy technician course at Kaplan College in El Paso, TX is intended to help allied health professionals looking to gain these skills.

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    • Spanish for Health Care Workers (Short Course of Instruction)

      When a patient comes into a health care environment, it can make a real difference to know that the people who are there to help them can understand their needs and communicate with them. With Spanish being the second most common language spoken in the United States, our Spanish for Health Care Workers course could help you learn a basic understanding of the language and cultures that use it.

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    • Kaplan Clean Tech Education

      Kaplan College in El Paso offers access to Kaplan Clean Tech Education, providing both classroom-based and online career training in the emerging clean energy and technology fields:

      • Energy efficiency and auditing 
      • Renewable energy - solar 
      • Leadership in energy and environmental design (LEED) 
      • Lead renovation repair and painting (LEAD RRP) 
      • Hybrid vehicle maintenance and repair

      Courses are designed to prepare students to take relevant certification exams that could help them pursue career success.

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    • Kaplan CPA Review

      Our certification and licensing exam preparation provides access to web-based certified public accountant (CPA) review study solutions that feature interactive instruction and supportive learning tools. These offerings are designed to help student prepare to take the following sections of the Uniform CPA Examination†:

      • Auditing and Attestation (AUD)
      • Business Environment and Concepts (BEC)
      • Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR)
      • Regulation (REG)
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† The School cannot guarantee a student's eligibility either to take any exam or become certified, registered, or licensed. A student's eligibility may depend on his or her work experience, completion of high school (or its equivalent), not having a criminal record, meeting other licensure or certification requirements, or the program or School itself having appropriate accreditation or licensure. Externship sites may themselves require a criminal background check or medical examination.