Platt College-Aurora

3100 S Parker Rd, Aurora,
CO, 80014-3141
Tel: (303)369-5151
196 students
Private for-profit

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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 196 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Platt College-Aurora is one of 4 community colleges within Arapahoe County, CO.
The nearest community college is Bel-Rea Institute Of Animal Technology (2.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Platt College-Aurora 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 196 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 83% over five years.
Total Enrollment
196 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
196 students
827 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
% Asian -
% Hawaiian -
% Hispanic 2%
% Black -
% White 98%
% Two or more races -
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. 0.04

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $20,186 is more than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $20,186 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $20,186 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $20,186 $10,175
Percent Admitted 100%
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Platt College offers programs in three majors leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree: Computer Graphic Design, Advertising Graphic Design and Advanced Interactive Computer Graphic Design. These programs are specifically designed to build upon the foundation of the Associate degree program and enhance on-the-job experience. At Platt College students find skilled instructors, up-to-date facilities, the latest in technological hardware and software, and a curriculum that is closely monitored by leaders in the graphic design industry. Platt College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology and is approved and regulated by the Division of Private Occupational Schools Department of Higher Education in the State of Colorado.

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