Kaplan and Educate Grow Revenue, But Operating Profits Decline

March 2007
Electronic Education Report;3/9/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p5
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the financial performance of educational services companies Kaplan Inc. and Educate Inc. in the U.S. in 2006. Kaplan increases its revenue to $1.68 billion which is a 19.2% gain from 2005. The firm's Supplemental division assign for test preparation and professional training, as well as, Kaplan's Score! centers raise up its revenue to 16.6% on the said year amounting to $805.2 million. In contrast, the company's operating income decline to 17.5%. On the other hand, Educate Inc. generates a 7.4% revenue increase but then yields a lower operating profit and a net loss of $11.9 million. Significant information regarding the financial statements of both companies is presented.


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