Platt College - Berks Technical Institute: Ranking & Review

United States

Platt College - Berks Technical Institute Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)724240484

602 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $40.

Platt College - Berks Technical Institute has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Platt College - Berks Technical Institute Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Platt College - Berks Technical Institute does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$10,260$10,260
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,000$1,000
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$285$285

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs194194
Transportation and Materials Moving125125
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3737
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service3434
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3333
Visual and Performing Arts1616
Legal Professions and Studies1616
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1414
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1313
Grand Total482482

A total of 482 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Platt College - Berks Technical Institute.

Graduation rate38%35%40%
  • Full-time retention rate - 51%
  • Part-time retention rate - 31%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementBerks Technical Institute prepares students for career-focused employment by delivering relevant career training. Objectives 1. To provide an educational environment that promotes the relationship between career preparation and employment opportunities. 2. To recruit and retain qualified instructors who are effective in the classroom and knowledgeable of current industry trends. 3. To graduate students who are prepared to enter their chosen career. 4. To assist graduates in becoming gainfully employed in their chosen career field. 5. To maintain an organizational model that is responsive to its constituents.
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff86
Instructional FTE56
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address2205 Ridgewood Rd
Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, 19610-1168
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large