Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

Platt College-San Diego Financial Aid and Scholarships

Students Receiving Aid Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid.


Total Aid Amount Average Total Aid Awarded per year.


Financial Aid Official Website


Students can avail of scholarships provided by the college, such as AWA Scholarship Awards, CCNMA Scholarship, Cal Grant A, and Cal Grant B, if they find educational expenses to be on the higher side. As many as 74% of the students at PCSD get some sort of financial aid, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided is more than $763,485 in a year. At PCSD, the total percentage of applicants who receive the Federal Grant stands at 35%. Meanwhile, 35% of the applicants receive the Student Grant and 23% are awarded the Institution Grant, while 35% of the students get the Pell Grant. Moreover, the average aid amount for Federal Grant awardees stands at $6,553, while the same comes to $3,422 for State Grant receivers and $1,035 for Institution Grant awardees. As far as the Pell Grant beneficiaries are concerned, the average aid received stands at $5,221. The annual family income of the applicants is also considered for determining the total financial assistance that they will be eligible for. Apart from financial grants and scholarships, candidates can also avail of monetary benefits like student loans to fund their education. In contrast to grants and scholarships, student loans are taken by the candidates at a certain rate of interest. Moreover, the funds received through these loans will have to be repaid within a given timeframe. At PCSD, an estimated number of 45% of the applicants choose to go for student loans.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Student Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Federal Aid based on Family Income

Family Income

Average Federal Aid Per Year

Under $30,000


$30,001 - $48,000


$48,001 - $75,000


$75,001 - $110,000


Over $110,000


Student Loans for Platt College-San Diego

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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