Hartnell College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Hartnell College is a large two-year, public school with 11,180 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1920 and is one of the 4 schools located in Salinas, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
46
Fair
1-year certificate and associate's degree are offered at Hartnell College.

Hartnell College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 46 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Business, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
78%
Fair
It is important 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 normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Hartnell College is fair at 78% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
32 : 1
High
The graduation rate at Hartnell College is low - 33%. Roughly 14% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Hartnell College is quite disappointing -- 32:1. Read more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,500
Low
Average tuition price is low, around $7,400 per year. The additional fees at Hartnell College not covered by tuition are approximately $100; this comes to a total of $7,500 per year.

Read the details about Hartnell College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



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

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Hartnell College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (831) 755-6700 or check Hartnell College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Hartnell College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Hartnell, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Hartnell College.

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

Hartnell College Location and Maps



Post Address: Hartnell College, 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, California 93901, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Hartnell College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Hartnell College Location Map - City View

Learn More About Hartnell College

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

California Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Detailed information about 207 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, Oakland, Orange, Riverside, San Francisco, and 131 other cities. Approximately 10,200 accounting and finance diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for accounting and finance degree programs in CA is about $19,300.

Agriculture
We list 68 agriculture schools and colleges in Sacramento, San Luis Obispo, Rohnert Park, Berkeley, Aptos, Davis, Kentfield, and 61 more cities. Approximately 3,700 agriculture diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for agriculture degree programs in CA is approximately $15,800.

Architecture
Get details on 72 architecture schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Riverside, San Luis Obispo, San Diego, Sacramento, Torrance, and 57 more cities. About 2,300 architecture diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for architecture programs in CA is approximately $26,200.

Art
Learn more about 193 art schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Claremont, Sacramento, San Bernardino, San Jose, and 126 other cities. About 7,100 art degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for art degree programs in CA - $23,000.

Astronomy
We reviewed 17 astronomy schools and colleges in Los Angeles, Fremont, Salinas, Moorpark, Yucaipa, San Marcos, Berkeley, and 13 more cities. About 200 astronomy diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for astronomy degree programs in CA is approximately $34,300.

Automotive and Mechanic
Detailed information about 87 automotive and mechanic schools and colleges in Sacramento, Rancho Cucamonga, Pasadena, San Jose, San Diego, Long Beach, Bakersfield, and 75 other cities. About 6,900 automotive and mechanic diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for automotive and mechanic degree programs in CA is roughly $6,800.

Biology
Get details on 197 biology schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Claremont, Oakland, Sacramento, Riverside, San Francisco, and 128 other cities. Around 32,300 biology diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition for biology programs in CA is approximately $20,100.

Business
Get details on 259 business schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Oakland, Sacramento, Riverside, San Francisco, Irvine, and 156 more cities. About 61,200 business diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for business degree programs in CA: $19,200.

Carpentry
Get details on 10 carpentry schools and colleges in Long Beach, Salinas, Oakland, Fullerton, Stockton, Sacramento, Los Angeles, and 7 more cities. Approximately 100 carpentry degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for carpentry programs in CA: $6,800.

Chemistry
Our directory contains 126 chemistry schools and colleges in Los Angeles, Claremont, San Diego, Riverside, San Jose, Irvine, San Francisco, and 84 other cities. Approximately 5,900 chemistry diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for chemistry programs in CA is about $30,300.

Communication and Journalism
We list 181 communication and journalism schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sacramento, Claremont, Ventura, Oakland, and 120 other cities. Around 15,100 communication and journalism diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition cost for communication and journalism degree programs in CA is around $20,900.

Computer Science
Read about 268 computer science schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Claremont, Riverside, Irvine, and 149 other cities. Approximately 17,600 computer science degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for computer science degree programs in CA is about $22,200.

Construction
Read information about 79 construction schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Jose, Visalia, Orange, Torrance, and 58 other cities. About 1,600 construction diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition for construction degree programs in CA: $13,900.

Criminal Justice
Read information about 181 criminal justice schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, Riverside, Fresno, Sacramento, San Bernardino, and 126 more cities. About 18,200 criminal justice diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for criminal justice programs in CA is about $11,000.

Engineering
Read information about 160 engineering schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, Claremont, San Jose, Pasadena, Riverside, and 105 other cities. About 21,900 engineering degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for engineering programs in CA is approximately $29,500.

English and Literature
Our directory contains 189 english and literature schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Claremont, Riverside, Oakland, Sacramento, and 117 more cities. Around 9,900 english and literature diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for english and literature degree programs in CA is approximately $25,800.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Read information about 96 ethnic and cultural studies schools and colleges in Los Angeles, Claremont, Oakland, San Diego, Fresno, Sacramento, San Jose, and 65 more cities. About 3,000 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for ethnic and cultural studies degree programs in CA is around $30,100.

Foreign Languages
Read information about 147 foreign languages schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Claremont, Oakland, Riverside, Sacramento, San Francisco, and 96 other cities. About 4,300 foreign languages diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for foreign languages degree programs in CA is roughly $21,600.

General Studies
Learn about 214 general studies schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Claremont, Oakland, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, Fresno, and 136 other cities. About 80,500 general studies diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for general studies degree programs in CA - $8,500.

Graphic Design and Animation
We list 157 graphic design and animation schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sacramento, Riverside, Fresno, San Jose, and 103 more cities. About 5,200 graphic design and animation diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for graphic design and animation programs in CA is about $18,700.

History
Our listing contains 159 history schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, Claremont, Sacramento, San Francisco, Santa Barbara, Irvine, and 107 more cities. About 4,700 history diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition price for history degree programs in CA is about $23,900.

Industrial Technologies
Our directory contains 149 industrial technologies schools and colleges in San Diego, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Visalia, Anaheim, Sacramento, Oxnard, and 109 other cities. About 6,600 industrial technologies diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for industrial technologies programs in CA - $8,800.

Management
Our directory contains 293 management schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, Oakland, San Francisco, Riverside, Irvine, and 159 more cities. Around 66,200 management diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for management degree programs in CA is roughly $19,000.

Mathematics
We list 177 mathematics schools and colleges in Los Angeles, Claremont, San Diego, Sacramento, Riverside, Fresno, Irvine, and 119 more cities. About 6,600 mathematics diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for mathematics degree programs in CA is about $24,700.

Medical
Learn more about 302 medical schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Riverside, Oakland, San Francisco, Sacramento, Claremont, and 150 more cities. About 31,800 medical diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for medical degree programs in CA is approximately $19,900.

Music
Detailed information about 169 music schools and colleges in Los Angeles, Claremont, San Francisco, San Diego, Sacramento, Riverside, Irvine, and 109 more cities. About 3,700 music diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for music degree programs in CA is approximately $27,100.

Nursing
Get details on 222 nursing schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Riverside, Lancaster, Sacramento, San Jose, Irvine, and 132 more cities. About 26,100 nursing degrees are granted each year. Average tuition price for nursing programs in CA is approximately $17,400.

Occupational Therapy
Learn more about 166 occupational therapy schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, Irvine, Sacramento, Riverside, Carson, Whittier, and 115 other cities. About 8,600 occupational therapy diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for occupational therapy programs in CA is roughly $18,000.

Office and Clerical Services
Learn about 151 office and clerical services schools and colleges in Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego, Visalia, Salinas, Oakland, Santa Maria, and 108 other cities. About 3,000 office and clerical services diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for office and clerical services degree programs in CA - $8,100.

Photography
Learn more about 82 photography schools and colleges in Sacramento, San Francisco, San Diego, Oceanside, Riverside, Pasadena, Santa Ana, and 62 other cities. About 1,600 photography diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for photography programs in CA is about $18,100.

Physics
Detailed information about 141 physics schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Claremont, San Francisco, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, Pasadena, and 99 more cities. About 2,900 physics degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for physics degree programs in CA: $25,300.

Political Science
We reviewed 150 political science schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, Claremont, San Francisco, Monterey, Santa Barbara, Sacramento, and 95 other cities. Approximately 9,500 political science degrees are granted every year. Average tuition price for political science programs in CA is approximately $30,400.

Psychology
We reviewed 218 psychology schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, Claremont, San Francisco, Riverside, Santa Barbara, Irvine, and 134 more cities. About 33,400 psychology diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for psychology programs in CA is approximately $21,400.

Social Work
Our directory contains 159 social work schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, Oakland, San Francisco, Claremont, Sacramento, Riverside, and 108 more cities. Approximately 18,600 social work diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for social work degree programs in CA is roughly $15,900.

Sociology and Anthropology
Read about 167 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Claremont, Sacramento, Riverside, Irvine, and 111 other cities. Around 14,000 sociology and anthropology diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for sociology and anthropology programs in CA is around $23,200.

Theater and Drama
Learn about 162 theater and drama schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Claremont, San Francisco, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, Riverside, and 109 other cities. Approximately 3,700 theater and drama degrees are granted each year. Average tuition price for theater and drama programs in CA is about $24,900.

Welding
We list 61 welding schools and colleges in Riverside, Sacramento, San Bernardino, Visalia, Barstow, Fresno, Long Beach, and 54 other cities. Around 1,600 welding degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for welding degree programs in CA - $6,600.

Work and Family Studies
Our listing contains 152 work and family studies schools and colleges in San Diego, Los Angeles, Sacramento, Oakland, Irvine, San Jose, Fresno, and 111 more cities. Approximately 12,100 work and family studies diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for work and family studies programs in CA is roughly $11,000.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges