Heald College-Hayward (Closed 2015)

  • 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-Hayward serves 943 students (76% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is lower than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 42% over five years.
Heald College-Hayward(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesAssociate'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 ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty29 staff149 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Heald College-Hayward has declined by 43% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 28:1 over five years.
The Heald College-Hayward diversity score of 0.80 is more than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment943 students8,598 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio33:145:1
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# Full-Time Students718 students2,015 students
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# Part-Time Students225 students6,583 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
18%
12%
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% Hispanic
33%
43%
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% Black
14%
7%
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% White
12%
25%
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% Hawaiian
4%
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% Two or more races
2%
4%
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% Unknown races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score0.800.73
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College Completion Rate
40%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,600$34,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $13,620 is less than the state average of $19,155. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,620$19,155
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%76%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,676$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,826$5,500
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Acceptance Rate88%86%
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Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Heald is a nonprofit, regionally accredited private career college with campuses throughout the western United States in California, Oregon and Hawaii. We've been preparing students for workplace success since our establishment in 1863. Heald College started with one campus in San Francisco 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. Since its establishment in 1967, Heald Hayward has evolved into a leading career college that offers business, technology, medical, and dental programs. As the greater Hayward area emerges as a great market for new jobs with top Bay Area employers, we continue to carry out our tradition of educating students to become uniquely qualified for rewarding careers. The campus covers 58,000-square-foot facility, serving the greater Hayward area. The campus has a Learning Resource Center featuring a library and a computer lab. There are 780 computers, 17 servers, and fiber-optic data communications and online database in all classrooms. You'll find free email and Internet access on campus, Medical lab with leading healthcare technology, 1,800-square-foot dental lab with digital radiography equipment, a dark room for x-ray development, and sterilization and materials labs, On-site catering truck and vending machines in large student lounge and Bookstore on campus. Program offered at Hayward campus includes Accounting, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Office Skills, Sales and Marketing, Software Technologies, Cisco® Systems, Microsoft® Windows® 2003, Network Security, Network Systems Administration, Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting and Medical Office Administration. 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).

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The nearest community college to Heald College-Hayward is Chabot College (0.6 miles away).
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