Platt College-Los Angeles

1000 South Fremont Avenue, A10
Alhambra, CA 91803
Tel: (626)300-5444
466 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 466 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 99% 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

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

Student Body

The student population of 466 teachers has grown by 343% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 105:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 42% over five years.
Total Enrollment
466 students
1,303 students
Platt College-Los Angeles Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
466 students
836 students
Platt College-Los Angeles Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Platt College-Los Angeles sch enrollment Platt College-Los Angeles sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Platt College-Los Angeles Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
Platt College-Los Angeles Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Platt College-Los Angeles Black (2006-2012)
% White
Platt College-Los Angeles White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Platt College-Los Angeles More (2008-2012)
Platt College-Los Angeles sch ethnicity Platt College-Los Angeles sta ethnicity
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 0.45
Platt College-Los Angeles Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $17,991 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $17,991 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,991 $5,940
Platt College-Los Angeles In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,991 $10,072
Platt College-Los Angeles Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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
    Private for-profit
    1000 South Fremont Avenue, Bldg A-11, Ste 11010
    Alhambra, CA 91803
    1.7  Mi  |  222  students
  • Pasadena Los Angeles College of Music
    370 S Fair Oaks Ave
    Pasadena, CA 91105
    3.3  Mi  |  153  students
  • Pasadena Pasadena City College
    1570 E Colorado Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91106
    3.4  Mi  |  22684  students
  • Pasadena Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Pasadena
    Private for-profit
    530 East Colorado Boulevard
    Pasadena, CA 91101
    3.5  Mi  |  2416  students
  • Monterey Park East Los Angeles College
    1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
    Monterey Park, CA 91754
    4.1  Mi  |  27537  students
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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,882 per year for in-state students and $8,789 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,961 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 0.45. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles, CA is Los Angeles Film School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.