About Kaplan

Kaplan Financial Education delivers license exam prep, professional development, and CE programs for the insurance, securities, and financial planning industries. Through classroom training, online courses, and self-study options, Kaplan helps students pass exams and maintain licensing with study materials that satisfy almost any learning style and budget.

The Kaplan Financial Education you see today is a product of continued evolution and passion for student education and success in the financial industry. Originating in 1970, and acquired by Kaplan, Inc., a Graham Holdings Company, in 1998, Kaplan Financial Education has held true to the goal of providing efficient, effective study tools to students regardless of learning style or budget.

At Kaplan, we help people transform their lives through education. We serve students of all ages, from first-graders learning to read to professionals seeking postgraduate training. We are your partner in lifelong learning. Once a small test prep company, Kaplan has pioneered new territory in online higher education, K-12 services, and professional training with innovation and imagination. Through new technologies and a personalized approach to learning, we are opening doors to educational opportunities and inspiring people to strive for their personal best.

Offering self-study as well as live and online options, Kaplan Financial Education leads the industry with the most study tools and delivery methods available from any single provider. Our dedication to education can be seen in our learning strategy, the Kaplan Way, as well as our faculty and instructors, who are not just experienced academics-they're also practitioners who know what it takes to pass the exams and succeed in the real world.

Kaplan continues to grow without losing sight of our mission. Throughout our history, we have continued to help students unlock their talent by providing student-centered, outcomes-driven educational programs. We succeed when our students succeed.

Learn more about who we are and how we got to be the industry leader.