Mid-Plains Community College

Tel: (800)658-4308
2,143 students
Public institution
North Platte Community College has two Campuses. The North Platte Campuses have grown to serve over 1200 academic transfer and vocational program students. The dedication and support by citizens and alumni speak well for the institution and its programs. The North Campus central facility was constructed in 1970 and enlarged in 1972. Adjacent shop buildings have subsequently been added throughout the past ten years. A variety of technical educational programs are available on the North Campus in health, transportation, building construction, electronics and information technology.
School Highlights
Mid-Plains Community College serves 2,143 students (40% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Mid-Plains Community College is the only community colleges within Lincoln County, NE.
The nearest community college is Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (35.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 159 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
College Mid-Plains Community College (NE) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private, for profit
Total Faculty 159 staff 20 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,143 has declined by 20% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has grown by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,143 students 395 students
# Full-Time Students 851 students 384 students
# Part-Time Students 1,292 students 972 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Hispanic
9%
7%
% Black
3%
6%
% White
80%
81%
% Two or more races
3%
1%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
-
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.35 0.33

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,760 is less than the state average of $11,150. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,450 is less than the state average of $11,150. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,760 $11,150
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,450 $11,150
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Nebraska public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,870 per year for in-state students and $4,029 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,131 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Nebraska community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.33, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Nebraska is Vatterott College-Spring Valley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.