Ohlone College: Review & Facts

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Ohlone College is a large two-year, public school with 10,195 students enrolled. This college is one of the 2 schools located in Fremont, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
69
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Ohlone College.

Ohlone College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 69 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Social Work, Business, Communication and Journalism, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
80%
Good
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Ohlone College is high at 80% (above California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Ohlone College is low: 48%. Roughly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Ohlone College is reasonable -- 24:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,500
Low
Average tuition pricing is low, $6,400 per year. The additional fees at Ohlone College (not included in tuition costs) are about $100; this makes it a total of $6,500 annually.

Read the details about Ohlone 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
The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Ohlone College is $5.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Ohlone College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (510) 659-6000 or check Ohlone College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Ohlone College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, 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 Ohlone 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 Ohlone College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Ohlone College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Ohlone College Location and Maps



Post Address: Ohlone College, 43600 Mission Blvd, Fremont, California 94539-0390, USA
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