Chabot College

  • 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 13,522 students (28% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 77%.

Top Rankings

Chabot College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 467 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
Chabot College(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High TraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty467 staff308 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Chabot College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 46:1 over five years.
The Chabot College diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment13,522 students8,365 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:124:1
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# Full-Time Students3,805 students2,015 students
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# Part-Time Students9,717 students6,350 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
24%
12%
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% Hispanic
40%
47%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chabot College and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Black
10%
6%
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% White
14%
23%
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% Hawaiian
2%
-
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Chabot College and the percentage of Hawaiian community college students in CA by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
% Two or more races
6%
4%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score0.750.70
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College Completion Rate
35%
32%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Chabot College and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,800$34,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $1,138 is less than the state average of $1,997. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,970 is less than the state average of $7,123. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$1,138$1,997
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,970$7,123
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Chabot College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid64%79%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Chabot College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$12,460$10,376
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Chabot College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,563$6,000
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Chabot College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Source: 2020 (or 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Chabot College is Carrington College-San Leandro (4.2 miles away).
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