Chabot College

25555 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward
CA, 94545
Tel: (510)723-6600
13,254 students
Public institution

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Founded in 1961 and established primarily as a transfer institution to prepare students for admission to four-year colleges and universities, Chabot College has earned a solid reputation for educational excellence. Chabot?s student demographics have, in particular, changed dramatically since our inception.
School Highlights:
Chabot College serves 13,254 students (34% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Chabot College is one of 11 community colleges within Alameda County, CA.
The nearest community college is Heald College-Hayward (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

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

Student Body

The student population of 13,254 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 34:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
13,254 students
1,287 students
Chabot College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
4,457 students
832 students
Chabot College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 8,797 students
1,021 students
Chabot College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Chabot College sch enrollment Chabot College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
32%
2%
Chabot College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
2%
1%
% Hispanic
28%
7%
Chabot College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
12%
12%
Chabot College Black (2006-2012)
% White
23%
66%
Chabot College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Chabot College More (2010-2012)
Chabot College sch ethnicity Chabot College 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. 0.75 0.45
Chabot College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,138 is less than the state average of $5,917. The in-state tuition has grown by 103% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,562 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,138 $5,917
Chabot College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,562 $10,050
Chabot College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Since 1967 the Chabot College Foundation has established its presence in the region. During the past year, 12 campus programs received financial support through the efforts of the Board's charitable work. The faculty and staff of Chabot College are committed to supporting student success. Last year Chabot College hosted over 100 international students from 30 different countries. Thousands of other international students have graduated, improved their English and transferred to a university throughout the past years. Career counseling provides the student with an opportunity for clarification and integration of career and educational goals, study of careers and lifestyles, vocational and career testing, and presentation of resource speakers. Counselors also provide courses and one-to-one career counseling. Student Services provides a variety of programs and procedures through which individuals are brought into the college for instruction, assisted in career planning & development, asissted in planning for and pursuing courses of study, provided with avenues for obtaining financial aid & employment, and given an opportunity to participate in many different activities. Student Services is also responsible for record-keeping and reporting in matters relating to student progress, attendance, and status, for health & emergency care procedures, and for the general supervision and control of the campus. The Media Services Center provides multimedia products and services designed to support and enhance faculty instruction, class projects, and campus events. Communication of the subject matter, retention of information and a lively exchange of ideas is certainly improved when all of our senses are engaged.

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