Heald College Concord: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Heald College Concord is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 1,660 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1975 and is one of the 5 schools located in Concord, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Heald College Concord.

Heald College Concord follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, General Studies, Management, Business, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
61%
Heald College Concord student retention rate is relatively low at 61% (way below California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Heald College Concord is below average: 54%.

Student to faculty ratio at Heald College Concord is reasonably decent, 18:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,100
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median, around $12,900 a year. The additional fees at Heald College Concord beyond tuition are around $200; which comes to a total of $13,100 a year.

Read the details about Heald College Concord 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



Acceptance
Rate
88%
According to government data, 468 applications were submitted and 413 were accepted; so it is easy to get admitted at this school.

Heald College Concord might accept your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Heald College Concord is $40.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Heald College Concord and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (925) 288-5800 or check Heald College Concord Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Heald College Concord provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Heald College Concord, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Heald College Concord.

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

Heald College Concord Location and Maps



Post Address: Heald College Concord, 5130 Commercial Circle, Concord, California 94520-0522, USA
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