Platt College-Ontario

3700 Inland Empire Boulevard
Ontario, CA 91764
Tel: (909)941-9410
  • Since our opening in 1985, Platt College has been dedicated to the principle that education is the foundation for personal and professional growth, and that students should have the opportunity to develop to their full potential. At Platt our mission is to provide a balanced program of instruction for our students, to help them acquire the specialized knowledge and skills they need to take advantage of exciting career opportunities in many of today’s in-demand fields. We at Platt continuously update our offerings to best serve the needs of students and employers in today’s dynamic Southern California business environment.
School Highlights
  • Platt College-Ontario serves 431 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
  • Platt College-Ontario is one of 15 community colleges within San Bernardino County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Platt College-Ontario is American Career College-Ontario (0.7 miles away).

Top Placements (California)

Listed among the top community colleges in California for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 200% over five years.
Platt College-Ontario(CA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty27 staff97 staff
Platt College-Ontario Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Platt College-Ontario has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Platt College-Ontario diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment431 students7,516 students
Platt College-Ontario Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:144:1
Platt College-Ontario Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students431 students1,613 students
Platt College-Ontario Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Platt College-Ontario Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
4%
13%
Platt College-Ontario Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
56%
37%
Platt College-Ontario Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
8%
7%
Platt College-Ontario Black (2007-2016)
% White
23%
32%
Platt College-Ontario White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
2%
-
% Two or more races
5%
3%
Platt College-Ontario More (2010-2016)
% Unknown races
2%
5%
Platt College-Ontario Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.620.73
Platt College-Ontario Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,500$34,900
Platt College-Ontario Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,820 is less than the state average of $19,157. The private state tuition has declined by 17% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,820$19,157
Platt College-Ontario In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%78%
Platt College-Ontario % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$20,000$9,500
Platt College-Ontario Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,385$5,500
Platt College-Ontario Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate (Year 2007)99%79%
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,483 students | 0.70 Mi3130 East Sedona Court
    Ontario CA  91764
    (949)783-4800
    0.701,483
  • Everest College-Ontario
    Private, for profit
    707 students | 1.70 Mi1460 S. Milliken Ave
    Ontario CA  91761
    (909)984-5027
    1.70707
  • 720 students | 2.00 Mi1819 South Excise Avenue
    Ontario CA  91761
    (909)484-4311
    2.00720
  • n/a students | 3.00 Mi4580 Ontario Mills Parkway
    Ontario CA  91764
    (909) 948-7582
    3.00n/a
  • 19,557 students | 5.40 Mi5885 Haven Ave
    Rancho Cucamonga CA  91737
    (909)652-6000
    5.4019,557
Recent Articles
We report on the recent increases in Stafford Loan Rates, which have led to some community colleges across the country discontinuing this option for financial aid.
Attending college is expensive but there are options for financing beyond just student loans. Keep reading to learn more.
College is expensive enough without the added cost of medical school on top of it. If you're on a pre-med track, consider taking some of your prerequisites at community college. Keep reading to learn more.
Did You Know?
Ontario community colleges have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Ontario is Everest College-Ontario. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.