Heald College Fresno: Review & Facts

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Heald College Fresno is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 1,995 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1906 and is one of the 14 colleges located in Fresno, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
14
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Heald College Fresno.

Heald College Fresno follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, General Studies, Criminal Justice, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to 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 typically a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
51%
The rate of student retention at Heald College Fresno is low at 51% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Heald College Fresno is low: 42%.

Student to faculty ratio at Heald College Fresno is reasonably decent - 20:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,100
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median, around $12,900 annually. The additional fees at Heald College Fresno (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $200, which comes to a total of $13,100 per year.

Read the details about Heald College Fresno 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
78%
As reported in recent data, 666 applications were submitted and 517 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

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

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Heald College Fresno and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (559) 438-4222 or check Heald College Fresno Website.

Opportunities and Services



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

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Heald College Fresno, 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Heald College Fresno.

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

Heald College Fresno Location and Maps



Post Address: Heald College Fresno, 255 W Bullard, Fresno, California 93704, USA
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