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Pratt Community College

Pratt Community College

Pratt Community College, also known as PCC, is a two-year public, comprehensive community college located in the heart of south central Kansas, United States. It was founded in 1938 as an area vocational school. PCC also offers transfer to a four-year college or university. Some of the important programs offered by PCC are in subjects like Ag power technology, electric power technology, automotive technology, and nursing. The campus is spread across an area of 80 acres.

Pratt Community College's athletics department sponsors several men's and women's sports teams. The teams participate in sports including basketball, baseball, softball, rodeo, and golf. They are nicknamed as the Beavers and Lady Beavers. The students can also avail of the financial aid offered by the college.

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Contacting Pratt Community College

Pratt Community College
348 NE SR 61
Pratt , KS 67124
General Phone: (620) 672-5641
http://www.prattcc.edu

Pratt Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine107registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts82liberal arts and humanities
Construction Trades16power transmission
Agricultural Science and Management15farm management, agricultural machine tech
Mechanics and Repair12automobile mechanics
Office and Administration1administrative assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Pratt Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Associate's degree1907
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years433

Pratt Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pratt Community College had a total enrollment of 1,538 students (1,014 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 89%
Black 3%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 0%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 2%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 22%
18-19 37%
20-21 13%
22-24 7%
25-29 6%
30-34 4%
35-39 3%
40-49 4%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
Kansas79%
Oklahoma6%
(International Students)3%
Texas3%
Missouri2%
Colorado1%
Puerto Rico1%
Nebraska1%
Virginia1%
Florida1%
Arkansas1%

Pratt Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 60 %
Part-Time 21 %

Pratt Community College Room and Board (2007)

Pratt Community College offers campus housing for 282 of its 1,014 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Pratt, Kansas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Kansas Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Pratt Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,320
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 2,420
Room and board $ 4,550
Room charge $ 2,327
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,248
Books and supplies $ 1,000
Other expenses $ 1,600

Financial Aid:
Pratt Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 193800)

Pratt Community College Faculty

Pratt Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured1315
Non-tenured, but on tenure track616

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year6$45,25210$39,896
All faculty totalcalendar year6$45,25210$39,896

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year13$39,11121$36,529
All faculty totalacademic year13$39,11121$36,529

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Pratt Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

SportMenWomenTotal
Total11961180
Baseball181533
Basketball50050
Track16420
All Other Sports354277

Pratt Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management

Construction Trades
Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/Installer, General

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

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Pratt Community College Highlights

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What Sets Pratt Community College Apart:

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% students on athletic fin. aid
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Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 13%Pratt Community College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 15%Pratt Community College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
% of degrees in agricultural science and management
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Top 19%Pratt Community College % of degrees in agricultural science and management

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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