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Accreditation & Consumer Information
Platt College is an accredited member of the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
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The baccalaureate nursing program at Platt College located in Aurora, Colorado is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
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The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the baccalaureate nursing program is continuing accreditation.
Platt College is authorized by The Colorado Department of Higher Education. Colorado Department of Higher Education
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The baccalaureate nursing program is approved by the Colorado State Board of Nursing.
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Based on the time period of July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020: 66 individuals graduated with 28 graduating on time at the end of 12 quarters, with a completion rate of 50.51% and 56.00% completing the program within the normal time frame.
From Fall 2016 to Summer 2017, we had 99 total students start the program. Of those total starts, 32 withdrew or were terminated, 17 are still enrolled at Platt, and 50 of those were graduates (the other 16 grads were students from previous starts and/or re-entry students). So 50/99 = 50.51% completion rate. 28/50 graduated within the normal time frame = 56.00%. (*Note: 66 graduated total during the time period. 28 out of the 66 completed the program in 12 quarters or less. 38 other individuals graduated afer the 12 quarter measurement. The totals for the remaining 38 are as follows: 13 quarters: 23 students; 14 quarters: 11 students; 15 quarters: 2 students; 16 quarters: 2 students)
Transfer-Out-Rate is based on the percentage of full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution from Platt College. For Fall 2019-2020, 1 student out of 241 were categorized as full-time, first-time students. Zero students transferred to another institution.
Based on the time period of July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020: 66 individuals graduated and 55 of those individuals are employed, for an employment rate of 83%. *Note: 7 graduates are unknown, with 4 graduates still left to respond for a total of n =11.
The 2019 Graduation and Placement Rates are based on the time period of students who began the nursing program during January 2015-September 2015, as required by the College's institutional accreditor's (ACCSC) annual report: the employment rate is 87%. The placement rate is based on 71 individuals with 62 individuals employed as a registered nurse.
The year to date (01/01/20 through 12/31/20) NCLEX-RN Pass Rate for Platt College as reported by the Colorado Board of Nursing is 87.88%. The 87.88% is based on a calendar year-to-date report for 2020 with 66 graduates tested. The last reported date was checked on 02/02/21.