Platt College-Aurora

3100 South Parker Road
Aurora, CO 80014
Tel: 3033695151
208 students
Private, for profit
Platt College offers diploma, associate degree, and bachelor degree programs. All programs are dedicated to providing not only the essential technical skills necessary for success but also the people skills and self-confidence that will enable each graduate to reach his or her full potential.
School Highlights
Platt College-Aurora serves 208 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Platt College-Aurora is one of 4 community colleges within Arapahoe County, CO.
The nearest community college is Bel-Rea Institute Of Animal Technology (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

College Platt College-Aurora (CO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, for profit Private not-for-profit

Student Body

The student population of 208 has grown by 21% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has grown by 39% over five years.
Total Enrollment 208 students 839 students
# Full-Time Students 208 students
670 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
% Hispanic
11%
16%
% Black
2%
5%
% White
77%
65%
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
2%
8%
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. 0.39 0.54

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $20,186 is more than the state average of $15,660. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $20,186 $15,660
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Platt College is a nursing school, located minutes from Denver, that focuses on quality undergraduate education; in fact, it's our mission. We are glad that you have chosen to peruse our website firsthand.  We think the friendliness of our campus community and rich heritage of higher education for more than 29 years will become apparent as you begin to consider a career in nursing at Platt College.  You'll quickly see why Platt College is one of Colorado’s most easily accessible nursing program, offering a Bachelor of Science degree (BSN) in as little as 36 months with no prerequisites needed. We are committed to student success and we believe success is best fostered in an environment of mutual respect, caring, and high expectations.

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Did You Know?
For Colorado public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,962 per year for in-state students and $10,704 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,660 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Colorado 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 0.54, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Colorado is Colorado Heights University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.