Compare Kaplan vs Ascend Learning BETA

See how working at Kaplan vs. Ascend Learning compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Kaplan vs. Ascend Learning. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Kaplan

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Ascend Learning

Employee Ratings

  • Kaplan scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Ascend Learning scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1097 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 292 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Ascend Learning employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Kaplan employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kaplan Ceo Andrew S. Rosen
71%
71%Andrew S. Rosen
CEO Approval
Ascend Learning Ceo Greg Sebasky
80%
80%Greg Sebasky
Ascend Learning employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Kaplan employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Kaplan employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Ascend Learning employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
52%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Ascend Learning employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Kaplan employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Kaplan has 540 more total submitted salaries than Ascend Learning.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Teacher67 Salaries
$25/hr
Director22 Salaries
$131,983/yr
Software Engineer13 Salaries
$114,357/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Teacher9 Salaries
$71,754/yr
Business Analyst8 Salaries
$70,590/yr
Software Engineer17 Salaries
$125,045/yr

What Employees Say

  • Kaplan had 26 more reviews than Ascend Learning that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • Kaplan had 2 more reviews than Ascend Learning that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Kaplan.
  • "Business units" was the most mentioned Con at Ascend Learning.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 42 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 33 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
"Great people"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 22 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Business units"(in 13 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Student Brand Ambassador

I worked at Kaplan part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great sales experience while working in college. Can do concurrent with another part time job.

Cons

No much structure. It is what you make of it.

"ClickSafety"Sep 22, 2021

Current Employee - Corporate Account Manager

I have been working at Ascend Learning full-time for less than a year

Pros

Innovative Company Quality Leadership Great Team Atmosphere Supported from all departments

Cons

No Cons at this time

Job Postings

Kaplan has 124 more recently posted open jobs than Ascend Learning.