Heald College-Portland (Closed 2015)

6035 NE 78th Ct
Portland, OR 97218-2852
School Highlights
  • Heald College-Portland serves 508 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
  • Heald College-Portland is one of 6 community colleges within Multnomah County, OR.
  • The nearest community college to Heald College-Portland is Carrington College-Portland (4.1 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Heald College-Portland(OR) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty28 staff105 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of Heald College-Portland has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The Heald College-Portland diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment508 students2,071 students
Student:Teacher Ratio18:128:1
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
5%
4%
% Hispanic
11%
10%
% Black
8%
2%
% White
59%
66%
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
1%
3%
% Unknown races
13%
13%
Diversity Score0.610.53
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
28%
19%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,900$32,200

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,620 is more than the state average of $13,361. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,620$13,361
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%82%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$11,676$15,375
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$8,826$6,156
Acceptance Rate (Year 2013)90%100%
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Carrington College-Portland
    Private, for profit
    100 students | 4.10 Mi2004 Lloyd Center, 3rd Floor
    Portland OR  97232
    (503) 761-6100
    4.10100
  • 804 students | 4.20 Mi1425 NE Irving Street, Bldg 300
    Portland OR  97232
    (503) 281-4181
    4.20804
  • Everest College-Vancouver
    Private, for profit
    247 students | 4.40 Mi120 NE 136th Ave Ste 130
    Vancouver WA  98684
    (360) 254-3282
    4.40247
  • 161 students | 5.70 Mi600 SW 10th, Suite 400
    Portland OR  97205
    (503) 222-3225
    5.70161
  • 452 students | 5.70 Mi600 SW 10th Avenue, Suite 500
    Portland OR  97205
    (503) 223-2245
    5.70452
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Did You Know?
For Oregon public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,223 per year for in-state students and $8,497 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,361 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Oregon community colleges have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Oregon is Chemeketa Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.