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FAQs

Will I need a computer to attend Platt College?

Students will need to have a laptop while enrolled. Please visit Platt College Technology Page for more info.

Do I need to be cpr certified to enroll?

Students need to go directly to the “American Heart Association” to get their CPR/BLS for health care provider. Find a class by clicking the link below.

why is a background check and drug screening required?

Background checks and drug screenings comes in response to various affiliates'/agencies' requirements for accepting students for clinical rotations.

We know you have busy lives-that's why enrolling at Platt College can be completed in 4 easy steps.

4 Steps to Your Enrollment at Platt

Step 1

Review and Sign Enrollment Documents

Accepted applicants sign the following documents during their enrollment process:

  • Catalog Attestation
  • Authorization to Send Electronic Messages
  • Distance Education Self-Evaluation
  • Platt College Photo and Video Agreement
Step 2

Scheduling and Attending a Financial Aid Meeting

An accepted applicant schedules an appointment with a Financial Aid representative by the required deadline (see below). Financial Aid representatives review the applicant’s financial package as well as the Enrollment Agreement. An applicant reviews and signs the Enrollment Agreement and initials the items listed on the Enrollment Agreement Checklist. An applicant has three business days to notify an Admissions representative via email of cancellation.

Step 3

Background Check, Vaccinations, Drug Screen

Applicants are required to submit their most current background check, vaccinations, including flu shot, a BLS/CPR for Healthcare Provider card, a 10-panel drug screen, and the Platt College Performance Standards to a cloud-based document management system which will provide compliance notifications and immunization tracking. Uploading and keeping documents current in the management system is required for participation in clinical education and individual healthcare systems. Various healthcare systems may impose additional health, immunization, and performance standards which students may be required to upload additional documents prior to participation. Please reference Policy 03:06:00 Background Checks for Students and Policy 02:21:00 Records Requirements for Clinical Placement for further information on requirements.

Step 4

New Student Orientation

Applicants are required to complete an online New Student Orientation course through Canvas by the deadline (see above) and prior to attending on-campus Orientation. An applicant who fails to complete the New Student Orientation course by the deadline, forfeits his/her acceptance to the program. Accepted Applicants will receive the on-campus New Student Orientation schedule from the Admissions Department and class schedule when it is finalized.

Important Enrollment Dates

START DATENOTIFIED OF
ACCEPTANCE
DEADLINE FOR
FIRST PAYMENT
June 21, 2021April 5, 2021July 1, 2021
September 13, 2021June 29, 2021October 1, 2021
January 3, 2022September 27, 2021January 1, 2022
March 28, 2022January 10, 2022April 1, 2022
June 20, 2022April 4, 2022July 1, 2022
September 12, 2022June 28, 2022October 1, 2022