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
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
Diversity Score0.610.53
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
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
  • 804 students | 4.20 Mi1425 NE Irving Street, Bldg 300
    Portland OR  97232
  • Everest College-Vancouver
    Private, for profit
    247 students | 4.40 Mi120 NE 136th Ave Ste 130
    Vancouver WA  98684
  • 161 students | 5.70 Mi600 SW 10th, Suite 400
    Portland OR  97205
  • 452 students | 5.70 Mi600 SW 10th Avenue, Suite 500
    Portland OR  97205
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Did You Know?
Portland community colleges have a diversity score of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Portland is Everest College-Portland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.