Heald College Salinas: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Heald College Salinas is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 1,265 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1990 and is one of the 5 schools located in Salinas, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Heald College Salinas.

Heald College Salinas implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 13 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 against 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 typically a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
71%
The student retention rate at Heald College Salinas is fair at 71% (close to California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Heald College Salinas is low - 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at Heald College Salinas is reasonably decent: 20:1. Read more regarding instructors 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 a year. The additional fees at Heald College Salinas not covered by tuition are around $200; which totals $13,100 per academic year.

Read the details about Heald College Salinas 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
72%
As reported in recent government data, 383 applications were submitted and 277 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

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

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

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Heald College Salinas and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (831) 443-1700 or check Heald College Salinas Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Heald College Salinas offers 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 Salinas, 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
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Heald College Salinas.

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

Heald College Salinas Location and Maps



Post Address: Heald College Salinas, 1450 N Main St, Salinas, California 93906, USA
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