Hartnell College: Review & Facts

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Hartnell College is a large two-year, public school with 8,380 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1920 and is one of the 5 schools located in Salinas, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
39
1-year certificate and associate's degree are offered at Hartnell College.

Hartnell College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 39 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Criminal Justice, Nursing, Psychology, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
72%
The student retention rate at Hartnell College is fair at 72% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Hartnell College is low - 33%. Roughly 14% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Hartnell College is quite disappointing -- 33:1. Read more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,800
Average tuition price is low, around $5,700 per year. The additional fees at Hartnell College not covered by tuition are approximately $100; this comes to a total of $5,800 per year.

Read the details about Hartnell College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Hartnell College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (831) 755-6700 or check Hartnell College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Hartnell College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Hartnell, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Hartnell College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Hartnell College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Hartnell College Location and Maps



Post Address: Hartnell College, 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, California 93901, USA
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