In addition to our Statement of Mission, Platt College also believes in five fundamental core values essential to daily operations of the College: diversity, excellence in the learning process, ethics and integrity, personal development, and community. Under the guise of ethics and integrity, Platt College actively reports and discloses all rates dealing with placement, median loan debt, median title IV, and institutional financing plans. Platt College’s median loan debt rate, private loan debt rate, and institutional loan rate is listed below.
The 2017 Graduation and Placement Rates are based on the time period of January 2012-September 2012, as required by the College's institutional accreditor's annual report: the graduation rate for the time period is 83%. The graduation rate is based on 64 individuals. Additionally, Platt College reports its retention rate based on the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (known as IPEDS). IPEDS measures first-time degree seeking students who have never attended college. For Fall 2016-2017, Platt College had 5 students out 233 students that were categorized under IPEDS. Thus, 1 our 2 students withdrew for a retention rate of 47%.
The 2017 Graduation and Placement Rates are based on the time period of January 2012-September 2012, as required by the College's institutional accreditor's annual report: the employment rate is 92%. The placement rate is based on 64 individuals with 59 employed as a registered nurse.
For the time period of July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017, out of 53 students who graduated during that time period, 45 students have reported debt. Median Federal Loan Debt is $33,147; Median Private Loan Debt is $10,743; and the Median Loan Debt is $41,998. The completion rate is 71.83%. 65% completed the program within the normal time frame as listed in the catalog. *5 students from the noted year are still enrolled.
The yearly (2016) NCLEX-RN Pass Rate for Platt College as reported by the Colorado Board of Nursing is 86.89%. The 86.89% is based on the year-to-date report for 2016 with 61 graduates tested.