Platt College-North OKC

Tel: (405)749-2433
  • 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 189 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 31:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Platt College-North OKC is one of 7 community colleges within Oklahoma County, OK.
  • The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Oklahoma City (6.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Platt College-North OKC (OK) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 22 staff 56 staff
Platt College-North OKC Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered 6 9

Student Body

  • The student population of 189 has declined by 33% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment 189 students 1,730 students
Platt College-North OKC Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 31:1
Platt College-North OKC Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 189 students 849 students
Platt College-North OKC Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Platt College-North OKC Enrollment Breakdown OK All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
10%
Platt College-North OKC American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2013)
% Asian
2%
2%
Platt College-North OKC Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
7%
6%
Platt College-North OKC Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
27%
9%
Platt College-North OKC Black (2007-2016)
% White
57%
61%
Platt College-North OKC White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
5%
Platt College-North OKC More (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
4%
5%
Platt College-North OKC Ethnicity Breakdown OK All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.59 0.60
Platt College-North OKC Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $23,500 $33,700
Platt College-North OKC Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87% 88%
Platt College-North OKC % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $9,500 $11,937
Platt College-North OKC Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,682 $5,500
Platt College-North OKC Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 95% 69%
Platt College-North OKC Percent Admitted (2007-2013)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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