Heald College-Honolulu

1500 Kapiolani Blvd, Honolulu
HI, 96814
Tel: (808)955-1500
1,768 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-Honolulu serves 1,768 students (49% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 86%.
Heald College-Honolulu is one of 6 community colleges within Honolulu County, HI.
The nearest community college is Remington College-Honolulu Campus (1.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Heald College-Honolulu 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 1,768 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 56% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,768 students
1,303 students
Heald College-Honolulu Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
858 students
832 students
Heald College-Honolulu Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 910 students
1,036 students
Heald College-Honolulu Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Heald College-Honolulu sch enrollment Heald College-Honolulu sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
77%
2%
Heald College-Honolulu Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Heald College-Honolulu Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
11%
Heald College-Honolulu Black (2006-2012)
% White
10%
66%
Heald College-Honolulu White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Heald College-Honolulu More (2010-2012)
Heald College-Honolulu sch ethnicity Heald College-Honolulu 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. 0.39 0.44
Heald College-Honolulu 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-Honolulu In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,020 $10,047
Heald College-Honolulu Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 87%
78%
Heald College-Honolulu Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Heald College is a regionally accredited, private career college that has been preparing students for rewarding careers in Healthcare, Business, Legal, and Technology 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. Heald's Honolulu campus has a rich Hawaiian heritage. We're proud of our reputation for high quality education that began in 1917 with the founding campus, Honolulu Business College, and continued in 1934 with the establishment of Cannon's School of Business. The campus that stands today joined the Heald College family in 1993. As the greater Honolulu area emerges as a great market for new jobs with top employers, we continue educating students to become uniquely qualified for rewarding careers in business, technology, legal, and healthcare. Designed to provide the ideal learning environment for people who are looking for a student-centered, career-focused education, the Heald philosophy is based on small class sizes and outstanding instruction. 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 Honolulu County, HI public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,468 per year for in-state students and $7,148 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,580 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Honolulu County, HI is 76%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Honolulu County, HI 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 0.67, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Honolulu County, HI is Windward Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.