Tag Archives: Kaplan

KAPLAN ONLY FOCUSED ON PROFITS, NOT ON SECURITY OF STUDENTS?

Profit making Kaplan Singapore lack of security measures, continue focusing on raising school fees. I am a full-time student in Kaplan Singapore. With recent terrorist attacks across Asia, I felt unsafe schooling in Kaplan. DPM Teo has recently announced that (http://m.todayonline.com/singapore/sporeans-must-be-vigilant-against-terrorist-attacks-dpm-teo) Singaporeans must be vigilant against terrorist attack.

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STUDENT: KAPLAN S’PORE IS A BLOODSUCKER EARNING OBSCENE PROFITS FROM ITS STUDENTS

Kaplan is a school that making huge profit from students. As a student myself, I don't see much student activities / programs unlike local universities & polytechnics. Ever since Kaplan is making so much money, they does not provide any bursaries / scholarships to students who did well or offer help to needy students. Sadly, they continue to increase school fees annually in their various courses. Students who fail their modules have to pay nearly S$2K to repeat a module. That's extremely costly! Many students might have failed many models, however, could Kaplan feel the pain that many low income students are going through to pay and pay to repeat the modules?

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KAPLAN GIVES SG NETBALLER KIMBERLY LIM $32K SCHOLARSHIP

National netballer Kimberly Lim used to struggle with her studies as she had to work part-time supplement her single-parent family's income. The stress had become so bad at one point that she contemplated giving up netball. But her passion for the game led her to stay on, and her team went on to win the SEA Games netball gold medal this year.

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1-YEAR PRIVATE DEGREES PROGRAMMES LACK QUALITY?

Therefore, I find it hard to comprehend what can be achieved from private degree programmes that can be completed in as short as a year. Even a junior college education, which prepares students for university, needs two years. A polytechnic education takes three years.

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