Jobs Near Kaplan College-Merrillville

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Merrillville, IN 46410

Kaplan College is an institution of higher educationdedicated to providing quality programs thatintegrate curriculum with professional skilldevelopment- empowering students to achieve theirlifelong personal and professional goals.Kaplan College recognizes the worth and dignity of all people and is sensitive to the diversity of its student population. All students are encouraged to reach their potential within the framework of their individual needs- interests- and capabilities. The College employs instructional methods based on adult learning theory and is committed to the development of each student’s intellectual- analytical and critical thinking abilities. Teaching techniques encourage active student participation such as group discussions and projects- laboratory work- simulations- demonstrations- field trips- guest speakers- and lectures. A strong emphasis is placed on ethics- accountability- professionalism- and the individual’s commitment to pursuing lifelong personal and professional development.Kaplan College believes that education should promote the development of positive self-esteem and- for that purpose- provides services that support student efforts to succeed academically- vocationally- and personally. These services include individual advising- academic tutoring- and assistance in locating needed social services.