Platt College-Los Angeles

1000 South Fremont Avenue, A10
Alhambra, CA 91803
Tel: (626)300-5444
661 students
Private for-profit
Platt College Students enjoy a rich curriculum of graphic arts courses, information technology and paralegal training. Whether you're looking for multimedia education, information technology networking classes, vocational education, technical or corporate training, Platt College provides career training that leads to success.
School Highlights
Platt College-Los Angeles serves 661 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
Platt College-Los Angeles is one of 56 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Pinnacle College (1.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 2800% over five years.
College Platt College-Los Angeles Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 29 staff
62 staff
Platt College-Los Angeles Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 661 has grown by 242% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 80:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 661 students 1,371 students
Platt College-Los Angeles Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
22:1
Platt College-Los Angeles Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 661 students
779 students
Platt College-Los Angeles Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Platt College-Los Angeles Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Platt College-Los Angeles American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2014)
% Asian
16%
5%
Platt College-Los Angeles Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
68%
20%
Platt College-Los Angeles Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
5%
15%
Platt College-Los Angeles Black (2006-2014)
% White
7%
49%
Platt College-Los Angeles White (2006-2014)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
Platt College-Los Angeles Hawaiian (2010-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Platt College-Los Angeles More (2008-2014)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Platt College-Los Angeles Unknown (2006-2014)
Platt College-Los Angeles 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. 0.50 0.70
Platt College-Los Angeles Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,820 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has declined by 17% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,820 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has declined by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,820 $5,664
Platt College-Los Angeles In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,820 $10,360
Platt College-Los Angeles Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 80%
90%
Platt College-Los Angeles % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Platt College has three campuses located throughout Southern California: Platt College Huntington Beach, Platt College Los Angeles and Platt College Ontario. Platt College Los Angeles is conveniently located within easy access to beautiful California beaches, amusement parks, the entertainment industry and other attractions. Platt College offers Certificate, Diploma and Associate Degree programs ranging from five to twenty months. Graduates from our program have found successful careers as production artists, graphic art designers, advertising art directors, illustrators, layout artists and computer artists, among other professions. The college also offers Corporate training. Every company has unique corporate training needs. That's why we customize our courses to fit your workplace environment and special requirements. Some examples of courses we have offered to corporate clients in the past include Desktop Publishing, Newsletter Design, A+ Computer Installation, Maintenance and Repair, Web Page Design and Microsoft Office Software.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 179 students | 1.60 Mi1000 South Fremont Avenue Bldg A-11 Ste 11010
    Alhambra CA 91803
    (626)284-0050
    1.60179
  • 147 students | 3.30 Mi370 S Fair Oaks Ave
    Pasadena CA 91105
    (626)568-8850
    3.30147
  • 26,611 students | 3.40 Mi1570 E Colorado Blvd.
    Pasadena CA 91106
    (626)585-7123
    3.4026,611
  • 1,792 students | 3.50 Mi530 East Colorado Boulevard
    Pasadena CA 91101
    (626)229-1300
    3.501,792
  • 36,012 students | 4.10 Mi1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
    Monterey Park CA 91754
    (323)265-8650
    4.1036,012
Did You Know?
For Los Angeles County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,826 per year for in-state students and $6,443 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $21,655 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Los Angeles County, CA 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 0.67, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles County, CA is Keck Graduate Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.