Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga

School Highlights

Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga serves 526 students (74% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga(TN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty36 staff36 staff
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Number of Programs Offered910

Student Body

The student population of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga has grown by 51% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment526 students2,276 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:130:1
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# Full-Time Students391 students503 students
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# Part-Time Students135 students1,773 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
4%
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% Black
30%
17%
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% White
57%
69%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.580.49
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College Completion Rate
51%
30%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,100$29,400
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $10,692 is less than the state average of $12,714. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,692$12,714
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid49%94%
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Median Debt for Graduates$16,500$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,939$5,500
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Acceptance Rate95%95%
This chart display the percent admitted of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the community college average percent admitted of TN 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 Technical-Chattanooga is Chattanooga State Community College (5.7 miles away).
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