Laney College: Review & Facts

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Laney College is a large two-year, public school with 11,390 students enrolled. This college was established in 1953 and is one of the 14 schools located in Oakland, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
At Laney College you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Laney College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Social Work, Business, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
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 usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
54%
Laney College student retention rate is low at 54% (way below California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Laney College is very low: 28%. Roughly 26% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Laney College is a bit disappointing: 28:1. Learn more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,800
Average tuition costs are low - around $5,700 per year. The additional fees at Laney College beyond tuition are about $100, which makes it a total of $5,800 per year.

Read the details about Laney College 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Laney College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (510) 834-5740 or check Laney College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D+
Laney College 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 Laney College, 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 present there is no on-campus housing at Laney College.

Based on the college crime information, Laney College appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Laney College Location and Maps



Post Address: Laney College, 900 Fallon Sreet, Oakland, California 94607, USA
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