Heald College Portland: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Heald College Portland is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 830 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1971 and is one of the 34 schools and colleges located in Portland, Oregon.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Heald College Portland.

Heald College Portland implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Criminal Justice, Business, Management, and Paralegal. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
45%
Heald College Portland student retention rate is very low at 45% (way below Oregon average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Heald College Portland is low - 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at Heald College Portland is pretty decent -- 15:1. Learn more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,100
Average tuition pricing is close to the nationwide median, around $12,900 per year. The additional fees at Heald College Portland beyond tuition are approximately $200; which totals $13,100 a year.

Read the details about Heald College Portland 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
90%
As reported in recent government data, 175 applications were submitted and 158 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

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

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

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Heald College Portland and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (503) 505-5400 or check Heald College Portland Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Heald College Portland offers a distance education program 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 Portland, 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 Portland.

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

Heald College Portland Location and Maps



Post Address: Heald College Portland, 6035 NE 78th Ct, Portland, Oregon 97218-2852, USA
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