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Mid-Plains Community College

North Platte, NE 2-Year Public
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About Mid Plains Community College

Mid-Plains Community College Overview

Mid-Plains Community College is a public school in the small town setting of North Platte, Nebraska. Mid Plains Community College was founded in 1973 and enrolls 2,101 undergrads and no graduate students. Mid Plains Community College offers on-campus housing for up to 357 students. Most students live in off campus housing, and 15% of students spend their weekends on campus.

Student Activities at Mid Plains Community College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Mid Plains Community College's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Mid Plains Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Excited for Greek life? Mid Plains Community College has both fraternities and sororities.

Planning to play sports? Mid Plains Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Mid Plains Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Mid Plains Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $3,480
Out-of-State $4,380
Percent of Need Met 77.67%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $8,526

Is Mid Plains Community College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" varies. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can give you a sense of how competitive a university is.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a better view of what Mid Plains Community College offers and if the school could be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Mid Plains Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Mid Plains Community College, around 60% are still enrolled their sophomore year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Mid Plains Community College Grads

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Mid Plains Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Mid-Plains Community College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

For more information about Mid Plains Community College's endowment, check with the school directly. For each full-time student, Mid Plains Community College spends about $8,464 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Mid Plains Community College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Mid Plains Community College meets 77.67% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Mid Plains Community College full-time are awarded $8,526 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Mid Plains Community College.

Based on this information, how does Mid Plains Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Mid Plains Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Mid-Plains Community College Located?

Mid Plains Community College is located in the small town setting of North Platte, Nebraska.

If you would like to see Mid Plains Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take I-80 to North Platte, or book a flight to the nearest airport, North Platte Regional/Lee Bird Field.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Mid Plains Community College and North Platte are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1101 Halligan Drive North Platte, NE 69101

Campus Setting: Small Town

Mid Plains Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mid Plains Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mid Plains Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Mid Plains Community College ACT Scores

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Mid Plains Community College SAT Scores

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Mid Plains Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$12,090

In State

$12,990

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,480
$4,380
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
$7,010
$7,010
Books
$1,600
$1,600

Student Life

Wondering what life at Mid Plains Community College is like? There are approximately 2,101 students enrolled at Mid Plains Community College. 32% percent of students attend school full-time, 93% percent are from NE and 7% percent of students are from other states.

32%

Full Time

68%

Part Time

93%

In State

7%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,101

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,480

Out-of-State

$4,380

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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