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Pratt Community College, located in Pratt, Kansas, has been serving residents in the area for over 72 years. The school offers a variety of programs for new students, returning adults, and individuals who wish to seek out single classes out of interest. The school also has on campus housing, and encourages on campus activities, clubs, and membership in one of the several athletic programs available. The school offers online courses as well as part of its mission to adapt to new technologies and provide students with the best educational opportunities possible.
Pratt Community College offers a number of academic and technical programs. Academic programs allow students to complete the first two years of a four year education and prepare them for transfer to a four year institution upon completion of the program. Technical and career courses provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to enter into the workforce immediately after graduation. Such programs will result in either an associate degree or certificate based on the program and area of study.
Programs offered include:
- Accounting and Business
- Automotive Technology
- Criminal Justice
- General Education
- Journalism and Communication
Admissions and Financial Aid
As a community college PCC follows an open enrollment policy allowing any student of age to enroll by completing the online application. Certain programs may have additional requirements, and availability in a particular program may be limited, thus it is recommended students register as early as possible. Financial aid is available through federal loans and grants, the application process for which may be started through the school's financial aid office.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $6,600. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition estimates per year:
- State Residents: $1,700-$2,100
- Out-of-State: $1,900-$2,304
- Charges per unit:
- State Residents: $91-$110 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $97-$120 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||95%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||94%||$3,071|
|Receiving Student Loans||49%||$3,538|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 12%.
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Pratt Community College may offer services to students like:
- Online classes
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Assisting students to find work
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Students who attend a community college will be able to choose from a variety of programs that will lead to an associate's degree or transfer to a four year institution. The following list shows graduation and transfer-out rates for this school compared to community colleges in Kansas, which can be useful for determining which community college to attend.
|Pratt Community College||Pratt County||Kansas|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program (more info)
- Accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1991)
- Find all the other nursing programs in Kansas
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Pratt Community College.
- Cloud County Community College in Concordia, KS (143 miles away)
- Flint Hills Technical College in Emporia, KS (146 miles away)
- Manhattan Area Technical College in Manhattan, KS (156 miles away)
- Colby Community College in Colby, KS (174 miles away)
- Coffeyville Community College in Coffeyville, KS (175 miles away)