Platt College-Los Angeles

1000 South Fremont Avenue A10
Alhambra, CA 91803
Tel: (626)300-5444
602 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 602 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Platt College-Los Angeles is one of 57 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Pinnacle College (1.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 3100% over five years.
Platt College-Los Angeles Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 32 staff
59 staff
Platt College-Los Angeles Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 602 teachers has grown by 473% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 105:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 42% over five years.
Total Enrollment
602 students
1,282 students
Platt College-Los Angeles Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
Platt College-Los Angeles student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
602 students
810 students
Platt College-Los Angeles Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Platt College-Los Angeles Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Platt College-Los Angeles Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
Platt College-Los Angeles Hawaiian (2010-2013)
% Hispanic
Platt College-Los Angeles Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Platt College-Los Angeles Black (2006-2013)
% White
Platt College-Los Angeles White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Platt College-Los Angeles More (2008-2013)
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. 0.30 0.53
Platt College-Los Angeles Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,572 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has declined by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,572 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has declined by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,572 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,572 $10,294
Platt College-Los Angeles Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 93%
Platt College-Los Angeles % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (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
  • Alhambra Pinnacle College
    1000 South Fremont Avenue Bldg A-11 Ste 11010
    Alhambra, CA 91803
    1.7  Mi  |  179  students
  • Pasadena Los Angeles Music Academy
    Private for-profit
    370 S Fair Oaks Ave
    Pasadena, CA 91105
    3.3  Mi  |  167  students
  • Pasadena Pasadena City College
    1570 E Colorado Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91106
    3.4  Mi  |  24762  students
  • Pasadena Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Pasadena
    Private for-profit
    530 East Colorado Boulevard
    Pasadena, CA 91101
    3.5  Mi  |  1694  students
  • Monterey Park East Los Angeles College
    1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
    4.1  Mi  |  26347  students
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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,198 per year for in-state students and $6,035 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,771 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Los Angeles, CA is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Los Angeles, 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 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles, CA is Los Angeles Film School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.