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Arlington, VA 22209

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Graham Holdings Company operates as an education and media company. Education The company’s subsidiary, Kaplan, Inc. (Kaplan) provides a range of education and related services worldwide for students and professionals. Kaplan conducts its operations through three segments: Kaplan Higher Education (KHE), Kaplan Test Preparation (KTP), and Kaplan International. KHE segment KHE provides a range of certificate, diploma and degree programs—on campus and online—designed to meet the needs of students seeking to advance their education and career goals. In 2014, Kaplan’s U.S. (the United States)-based KHE segment included various businesses, such as Kaplan University and KHE Campuses. Kaplan University: Kaplan University specializes in online education, is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and holds other programmatic accreditations. Majority of Kaplan University’s programs are offered online, while some are offered in a traditional classroom format at 11 campuses in Iowa, Maine, Maryland, and Nebraska; and four Kaplan University Learning Centers in four states. Kaplan University also includes Concord Law School, an online law school. As of December 31, 2014, Kaplan University had approximately 36,000 students enrolled in online programs and approximately 6,400 students enrolled in its classroom-based programs. Also residing within Kaplan University is the School of Professional and Continuing Education (PACE). PACE offers a range of education solutions to assist professionals in advancing their careers by obtaining professional licenses, designations, and certifications. This includes solutions for insurance, securities, mortgage and appraisal licensing exams and for advanced designations, such as CFA (the Chartered Financial Analyst) and CPA exams. PACE serves approximately 3,000 business-to-business clients, including approximately 70 Fortune 500 companies. In 2014, approximately 482,000 students used PACE’s exam preparation offerings. KHE Campuses: As of December 31, 2014, the KHE Campuses business comprised 42 schools in 12 states that were providing classroom-based instruction to approximately 14,300 students, which did not include the approximately 6,400 students enrolled at Kaplan University’s on-ground campuses. Each of these schools is accredited by one of various regional or national accrediting agencies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. KTP In 2014, KTP included test preparation businesses in pre-college, graduate, health and bar review, as well as new businesses in new economy skills training (NEST) and in career advising. KTP also published test preparation and other books through its Kaplan Publishing business. Test Preparation: KTP’s pre-college and graduate businesses prepare students for a range of college and graduate school admissions examinations, including the SAT, ACT, LSAT, GMAT, MCAT, and GRE. KTP’s health business prepares students for medical and nursing licensure exams, including the USMLE and NCLEX. Kaplan Bar Review offers full-service bar review in 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as review for the multistate portion of the bar exam nationwide. KTP delivers courses at various venues throughout the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico, and London. These courses are taught at approximately 70 KTP-branded locations and at various other locations, such as hotels, high schools, and universities. KTP also offers courses online, typically in a live online classroom or a self-study format. Private tutoring services are provided in person in select markets and online throughout the U.S. In addition, KTP licenses material for certain of its courses to third parties and to a Kaplan affiliate, which during 2014, delivered courses at 61 locations in 25 countries outside the U.S. KTP also offers college admissions examination preparation courses and materials directly to high schools and school districts. During 2014, KTP enrolled approximately 410,000 students in its courses, including approximately 175,000 enrolled in online programs. New Economy Skills Training: In 2014, KTP ente

 

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