School Highlights

Heald College-Portland served 508 students
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the state community college average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was more than the state average of 37%.

School Overview

Heald College-Portland
(OR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private, for profit
Public
Total Faculty
28 staff
221 staff
This chart display total faculty of Heald College-Portland and community college average number of faculty in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.

Student Body

Total Enrollment
508 students
1,537 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Heald College-Portland and community college average number of enrollment of OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Heald College-Portland and community college average student staff ratio of OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
# Full-Time Students
n/a
767 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time students enrollment of Heald College-Portland and average number of community college Full-time students enrollment of OR by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
# Part-Time Students
n/a
957 students
This chart display the total number of Part-time students enrollment of Heald College-Portland and average number of community college Part-time students enrollment of OR by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
# Enrollment Undergraduate
731 students
278 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
432 students
767 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Heald College-Portland and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
104 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
76 students
957 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
220 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
270 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian/Alaskan students in Heald College-Portland and the percentage of American Indian/Alaskan community college students in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
% Asian
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Heald College-Portland and the percentage of Asian community college students in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
% Hispanic
11%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heald College-Portland and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
% Black
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heald College-Portland and the percentage of Black community college students in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
% White
59%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heald College-Portland and the percentage of White community college students in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Two or more races
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Heald College-Portland and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heald College-Portland.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in OR.
Diversity Score
0.63
0.57
This chart display the diversity score of Heald College-Portland and the community college average diversity score of OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
28%
18%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of Heald College-Portland and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$38,900
$32,700
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Heald College-Portland and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of OR by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Private State Tuition Fees
$13,620
n/a
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Heald College-Portland and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of OR by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
96%
86%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Heald College-Portland and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$11,676
$15,375
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Heald College-Portland and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$8,826
$6,209
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Heald College-Portland and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OR by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
90%
100%
This chart display the percent admitted of Heald College-Portland and the community college average percent admitted of OR by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Heald College-Portland cost?

Heald College-Portland's private state tuition is approximately $13,620.

What is the acceptance rate of Heald College-Portland?

The acceptance rate of Heald College-Portland is 90%, which is lower than the state average of 100%.

Recent Articles

How Community Colleges Are Changing Remedial Education
How Community Colleges Are Changing Remedial Education
Remedial education exists to help struggling students succeed in college-level classes. Unfortunately, the existing model may be doing more harm than good. Keep reading to learn more about the history of remedial education and what community colleges are doing to change it.
Does Money Motivate College Completion? New Task Force Says Yes
Does Money Motivate College Completion? New Task Force Says Yes
We look at the recommendations for improving completion rates in a new report issued by the Complete College Ohio Task Force, which includes financial incentives.
Remedial Education Leaves Many Colleges in a Quandary
Remedial Education Leaves Many Colleges in a Quandary
Although many students need some remedial education before beginning college coursework, statistics show dismal completion rates for those who begin in remedial classes. We take a closer look at the problem, as well as some of the ways colleges are tackling it.

Quick Links