Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary

School Highlights

Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary serves 377 students (78% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary places among the top 20% of community colleges in North Carolina for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary(NC) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty23 staff141 staff
This chart display total faculty of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and community college average number of faculty in NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Number of Programs Offered68

Student Body

The student population of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary has grown by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment377 students2,012 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and community college average number of enrollment of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and community college average student staff ratio of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
# Full-Time Students294 students757 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
# Part-Time Students83 students1,362 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary. This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of NC.
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the percentage of Asian community college students in NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Hispanic
8%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Black
54%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the percentage of Black community college students in NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% White
25%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the percentage of White community college students in NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Non Resident races
4%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.640.63
This chart display the diversity score of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the community college average diversity score of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
College Completion Rate
60%
25%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$20,400$27,500
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of NC by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $10,659 is less than the state average of $22,780. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,659$22,780
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%77%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in NC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$23,668$11,173
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,168$5,895
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Acceptance Rate100%63%
This chart display the percent admitted of Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary and the community college average percent admitted of NC by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary is William Peace University (6.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • William Peace University
    Private not-for-profit
    910 students | 6.20 Mi15 E Peace St
    Raleigh NC  27604
    (919) 508-2000
    6.20910
  • 21,872 students | 7.50 Mi9101 Fayetteville Road
    Raleigh NC  27603
    (919) 866-5000
    7.5021,872
  • 627 students | 10.30 Mi3901 Capital Blvd Ste 151
    Raleigh NC  27604
    (919) 723-2820
    10.30627
  • Living Arts College
    Private for-profit
    243 students | 16.60 Mi3000 Wakefield Crossing Drive
    Raleigh NC  27614
    (919) 488-8500
    16.60243
  • 5,434 students | 17.10 Mi1637 Lawson Street
    Durham NC  27703
    (919) 536-7200
    17.105,434
All school names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective holders. This school is not affiliated with Community College Review and has not endorsed, approved or sponsored this website or directory listing in any manner.
Recent Articles
Learn about how the failure of the American auto industry, along with President Obama's education initiatives, will translate into increased enrollment in community college campuses.
Learn about a new option students are using to finance their community college education: savings-matching programs.
As tuition rates at community colleges increase nationwide, we share options in financial aid and other tips to make the college experience more affordable, including what the government has proposed to keep community college affordable.
Did You Know?
For North Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,528 per year for in-state students and $8,242 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $22,780 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

North Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.63, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in North Carolina is Richmond Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.