Mid-Plains Community College

Tel: (800)658-4308
2,550 students
Public institution

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North Platte Community College has two Campuses. The North Platte Campuses have grown to serve over 1200 academic transfer and vocational program students. The dedication and support by citizens and alumni speak well for the institution and its programs. The North Campus central facility was constructed in 1970 and enlarged in 1972. Adjacent shop buildings have subsequently been added throughout the past ten years. A variety of technical educational programs are available on the North Campus in health, transportation, building construction, electronics and information technology.
School Highlights:
Mid-Plains Community College serves 2,550 students (39% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 17%.
Mid-Plains Community College is the only community colleges within Lincoln County, NE.
The nearest community college is Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (35.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Mid-Plains Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,550 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 69% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,550 students
1,303 students
Mid-Plains Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,000 students
836 students
Mid-Plains Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,550 students
1,046 students
Mid-Plains Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Mid-Plains Community College sch enrollment Mid-Plains Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Mid-Plains Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
5%
12%
Mid-Plains Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
88%
67%
Mid-Plains Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Mid-Plains Community College More (2010-2012)
Mid-Plains Community College sch ethnicity Mid-Plains Community College 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. 0.22 0.45
Mid-Plains Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,760 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,450 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,760 $5,940
Mid-Plains Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,450 $10,072
Mid-Plains Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Nebraska public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,767 per year for in-state students and $5,781 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,857 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Nebraska 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 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Nebraska is Vatterott College-Spring Valley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.