Platt College-North OKC

Tel: (405)749-2433
256 students
Private for-profit
Since 1979, Platt College exists with one purpose; to create a workforce of professionals with the skills and training necessary to answer the needs of today's and tomorrow's workplace. Because our students receive the rigors of academic discipline as well as hands-on experience in their chosen fields, employers can rest assured they will hire a confident Platt College graduate who is well prepared and possesses valuable experience. In the long term, Platt College graduates not only gain a lifelong education, but the ability to make a significant contribution to their communities. Platt North provides spacious classrooms for students to learn. Each program is provided with an industry related laboratory.
School Highlights:
Platt College-North OKC serves 256 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Platt College-North OKC is one of 8 community colleges within Oklahoma County, OK.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Oklahoma City (6.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
Platt College-North OKC 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 15 staff
59 staff
Platt College-North OKC Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 6 7

Student Body

The student population of 256 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment
256 students
1,282 students
Platt College-North OKC Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
Platt College-North OKC student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
256 students
810 students
Platt College-North OKC Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Platt College-North OKC Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Platt College-North OKC American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
Platt College-North OKC Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Platt College-North OKC Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Platt College-North OKC Black (2006-2013)
% White
Platt College-North OKC White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races"
7% 2%
% Unknown races
Platt College-North OKC Unknown (2008-2013)
Platt College-North OKC 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. 0.42 0.53
Platt College-North OKC Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Oklahoma City ITT Technical Institute-Oklahoma City
    Private for-profit
    50 Penn Place Office Tower 1900 NW Expressway St.-Ste 305
    Oklahoma City, OK 73118
    6.2  Mi  |  467  students
  • Warr Acres Vatterott College-Oklahoma City
    Private for-profit
    5537 NW Expressway
    Warr Acres, OK 73132
    8.4  Mi  |  223  students
  • Oklahoma City Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City
    900 N Portland
    Oklahoma City, OK 73107
    9.4  Mi  |  6996  students
  • Oklahoma City Platt College-Central OKC
    Private for-profit
    309 S Ann Arbor
    Oklahoma City, OK 73128
    10.5  Mi  |  181  students
  • Midwest City Rose State College
    6420 S E 15th
    Midwest City, OK 73110
    14  Mi  |  7057  students
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