Heald College Hayward: 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 Hayward is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 1,420 students enrolled. This school was established in 1967 and is one of the 6 schools and colleges located in Hayward, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
17
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Heald College Hayward.

Heald College Hayward follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 17 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, General Studies, Criminal Justice, Computer Science, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
56%
The rate of student retention at Heald College Hayward is low at 56% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Heald College Hayward is low: 41%.

Student to faculty ratio at Heald College Hayward is decent - 16:1. Learn more details on faculty and instruction 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 per year. The additional fees at Heald College Hayward not covered by tuition are roughly $200, which comes to $13,100 per year.

Read the details about Heald College Hayward 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, 317 applications were submitted and 280 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

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

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

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Heald College Hayward and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (510) 783-2100 or check Heald College Hayward Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Heald College Hayward provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Heald College Hayward, 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 this moment there is no on-campus housing at Heald College Hayward.

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

Heald College Hayward Location and Maps



Post Address: Heald College Hayward, 25500 Industrial Blvd., Hayward, California 94545, USA
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