Heald College-Fresno

Tel: (559)438-4222
2,052 students
Private for-profit

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Heald College prepares students for academic, personal, and professional success through quality career-focused programs that develop skills to last a lifetime.
School Highlights:
Heald College-Fresno serves 2,052 students (60% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Heald College-Fresno is one of 9 community colleges within Fresno County, CA.
The nearest community college is San Joaquin Valley College-Fresno (0.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Heald College-Fresno Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,052 teachers has grown by 125% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,052 students
1,283 students
Heald College-Fresno Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,226 students
832 students
Heald College-Fresno Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 826 students
1,021 students
Heald College-Fresno Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Heald College-Fresno sch enrollment Heald College-Fresno sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
9%
2%
Heald College-Fresno Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
58%
7%
Heald College-Fresno Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
9%
12%
Heald College-Fresno Black (2006-2012)
% White
24%
66%
Heald College-Fresno White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Heald College-Fresno sch ethnicity Heald College-Fresno sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.59 0.45
Heald College-Fresno Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,020 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,020 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,020 $5,845
Heald College-Fresno In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,020 $10,047
Heald College-Fresno Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 78%
78%
Heald College-Fresno Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Heald is a nonprofit, regionally accredited private career college that has been preparing students for rewarding careers in Business, Technology and Healthcare for over 140 years. We started with one campus in San Francisco, back in 1863, and we've expanded to 11 campuses across the western United States: Concord, Fresno, Hayward, Rancho Cordova, Roseville, Salinas, San Francisco, San Jose, Stockton, Honolulu and Portland. For more than 140 years, Heald College has been committed to preparing students for academic, personal, and professional success through quality career-focused programs that develop skills to last a lifetime. Because Heald College is a nonprofit educational institution, it invests in its students by providing small classes and fostering a supportive environment for learning. Since its establishment in 1906, Heald Fresno has evolved into a leading career college that offers a range of programs in business, technology and healthcare. The Fresno, California campus of Heald College opened in 1906. As San Joaquin Valley emerges as a market for new jobs, Heald College continues a tradition of providing uniquely qualified graduates from its 38,000-square-foot facility. All Heald campuses are regionally accredited through the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). That means we're recognized by the U.S. Department of Education for meeting high standards for providing excellence in education.

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Did You Know?
For Fresno County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,427 per year for in-state students and $10,152 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,824 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Fresno County, CA is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Fresno County, CA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Fresno County, CA is Fresno City College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.