- 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.
- 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|
|Number of Programs Offered||6||9|
|Total Enrollment||189 students||1,730 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1||31:1|
|# Full-Time Students||189 students||849 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-||
|% Two or more races||
|% Unknown races||
|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|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$23,500||$33,700|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||87%||88%|
|Median Debt for Graduates||$9,500||$11,937|
|Median Debt for Dropouts||$4,682||$5,500|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
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