Riverside Campus

Career-Focused Programs

If you are ready to train for the skills that could help you get ahead in work and life, you have come to the right place. Kaplan College offers career education that could help you prepare for a new career or advancement in your current position. Earning a diploma from Kaplan College could give you a chance to advance professionally and work toward a better future. Contact Kaplan College in Riverside, California, today to find out how your career could benefit from our education and training.

Flexible Schedules

We understand that you need to balance obligations to your family and current job while working toward a higher education. To help you accomplish this, Kaplan College in Riverside, California offers career-focused programs during the day and evening. This schedule allows you to manage your responsibilities, so you can obtain an education that could lead to new and exciting career opportunities.

Reach Your Goals

You could reach your goal of a better career through acquiring the right education. We strive to provide that education and help you develop and enhance the skills required for success. At Kaplan College, we want to help you reach your goals and be prepared to face the responsibilities in today's workplace. That is why our career-focused programs offer the training and knowledge that could help you stand out to employers in today's competitive marketplace.

History of Kaplan College in Riverside

Founded in 1990 in Laguna Hills, California, Kaplan College, Riverside campus was initially known as Computer Education Institute (CEI). CEI offered computer training programs and the Riverside campus, first located on Spruce Street, expanded the curricular offerings to include allied health. In April 2004, the College changed its name to Maric College. By June 2006, the College curriculum focused on allied health and moved to its new facility downtown one month later. In March 2007, the College became a branch location of the North Hollywood campus and changed its name to Kaplan College in August 2008.

The Kaplan College Riverside campus is centrally located near several major freeways and public transportation.

The progressive community of Riverside is one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the United States, offering numerous opportunities in a variety of industries. The economy of Riverside is diverse and healthy, with the Inland Empire's largest number of businesses and total jobs. Rather than being dominated by a single industry, Riverside is home to a wide range of light industries, manufacturers, distributors, diverse retailers, offices, professional services, and other potential employers.

You can enjoy a wealth of outdoor and indoor activities in any season. Explore our cultural heritage, visit a museum, watch a live performance, play golf, enjoy botanical gardens and parks, or get outside to hike or horseback ride. Riverside offers it all.