Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga

School Highlights

Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga serves 448 students (98% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 69% over five years.
Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga(TN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty44 staff81 staff
This chart display total faculty of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and community college average number of faculty in TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Number of Programs Offered1310

Student Body

The student population of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga has grown by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment448 students1,209 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and community college average number of enrollment of TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and community college average student staff ratio of TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Full-Time Students439 students656 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
# Part-Time Students9 students553 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga. This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of TN.
% Asian
-
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the percentage of Asian community college students in TN by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
% Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Black
40%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the percentage of Black community college students in TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% White
50%
69%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the percentage of White community college students in TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Unknown races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga. This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.590.49
This chart display the diversity score of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the community college average diversity score of TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
College Completion Rate
59%
29%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,100$29,000
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of TN by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $10,692 is less than the state average of $13,609. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,692$13,609
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid71%94%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$13,000$12,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in TN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
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: 2020 (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).
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
Your local community college campus offers a variety of art programs both traditional and modern. Find out more about them here.
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.
From nuclear medicine to physical therapy, consider 10 in-demand jobs for community college graduates. With salaries ranging from $50,000 to even $100,000, opportunities are ripe for those with the right training from community colleges.
Did You Know?
For Tennessee public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,149 per year for in-state students and $15,358 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,609 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Tennessee is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Tennessee community colleges have a diversity score of 0.49, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Tennessee is Remington College-Nashville Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.