Platt College-Ontario

  • 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

Platt College-Ontario places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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

Student Body

  • The student population of Platt College-Ontario has stayed relatively flat 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment431 students7,516 students
Student:Teacher Ratio16:144:1
# Full-Time Students431 students1,613 students
% Asian
4%
13%
% Hispanic
56%
37%
% Black
8%
7%
% White
23%
32%
% Hawaiian
2%
-
% Two or more races
5%
3%
% Unknown races
2%
5%
Diversity Score0.620.73
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,500$34,600

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
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%78%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$20,000$9,500
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$7,385$5,500
Acceptance Rate (Year 2007)99%85%
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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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.