Platt College-Central OKC

Tel: (405)946-7799
181 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Platt College-Central OKC serves 181 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Platt College-Central OKC is one of 8 community colleges within Oklahoma County, OK.
The nearest community college is Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (1.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 65% over five years.
College Platt College-Central OKC Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 13 staff
61 staff
Platt College-Central OKC Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 6 7

Student Body

The student population of 181 has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 181 students 1,296 students
Platt College-Central OKC Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
Platt College-Central OKC Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 181 students
814 students
Platt College-Central OKC Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Platt College-Central OKC Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
5%
1%
Platt College-Central OKC American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
3%
5%
Platt College-Central OKC Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
14%
21%
Platt College-Central OKC Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
29%
15%
Platt College-Central OKC Black (2006-2013)
% White
47%
51%
Platt College-Central OKC White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Platt College-Central OKC Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.67 0.68
Platt College-Central OKC Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
Platt College-Central OKC % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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