Platt College-Newport Beach (Closed 2008)
|Platt College-Newport Beach||(CA) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||4 or more years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Total Enrollment||116 students||7,516 students|
|% Unknown races|
|Median Debt for Graduates||-||-|
|Median Debt for Dropouts||-||-|
Source: 2006 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The nearest community college to Platt College-Newport Beach is Golden West College (0.5 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 12,394 students | 0.50 Mi15744 Goldenwest St.
Huntington Beach,  CA  92647
- 24,886 students | 4.00 Mi11460 Warner Ave.
Fountain Valley,  CA  92708
- 974 students | 4.30 Mi12951 Euclid Street, Suite 101
Garden Grove,  CA  92840
- 29,590 students | 6.30 Mi1530 W. 17th Street
Santa Ana,  CA  92706
- 21,247 students | 6.50 Mi2701 Fairview Road
Costa Mesa,  CA  92626
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