Heald College San Jose: Review & Facts

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Heald College San Jose is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 1,740 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1907 and is the only school located in Milpitas, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
14
Heald College San Jose will give you the option to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Heald College San Jose deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, General Studies, Business, Management, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is important 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
68%
The student retention rate at Heald College San Jose is relatively low at 68% (below California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

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

Student to faculty ratio at Heald College San Jose is a bit disappointing: 28:1. Find out more information on faculty and instruction 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, about $12,900 per year. The additional fees at Heald College San Jose beyond tuition are about $200, which comes to a total of $13,100 per year.

Read the details about Heald College San Jose 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
86%
According to government data, 434 applications were submitted and 375 were accepted; so it is easy to be accepted at this school.

The 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 San Jose is $40.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Heald College San Jose and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (408) 934-4900 or check Heald College San Jose Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Heald College San Jose 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 San Jose, 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Heald College San Jose.

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

Heald College San Jose Location and Maps



Post Address: Heald College San Jose, 341 Great Mall Pky, Milpitas, California 95035-8008, USA
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