College of Alameda

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$1,104

0% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$9,660

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

7.41%

Default Rate

2017 Enrolled Students

5,760

13.9% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

31.2%

64 Graduates

About

College of Alameda is a higher education institution located in Alameda County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at College of Alameda were .

In 2017, 728 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at College of Alameda. 54.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 45.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were asian (316 degrees), 2.38 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (133 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at College of Alameda is $1,104, which is $-6,310 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at College of Alameda is $1,104, which is $-6,310 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $9,660.

In 2017, 54% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 1% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,104

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at College of Alameda was $1,104. The cost of tuition at College of Alameda is $-6,310 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

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Average Net Price

$9,660

2017 Value

36.6%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 College of Alameda had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $9,660. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of College of Alameda grew by 36.6%.

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Other Student Expenses

$12,500

Room and Board

$1,792

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at College of Alameda was of $12,500 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,792. The cost of room and board increased by 4.43% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 1.59% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

54%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

1%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

54% of undergraduate students at College of Alameda received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 12.9% with respect to 2016, when 62% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

7.41%

2016 Default Rate

4

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at College of Alameda was 7.41%, which represents 4 out of the 54 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

College of Alameda has a total enrollment of 5,760 students. The full-time enrollment at College of Alameda is 798 students and the part-time enrollment is 4,962. This means that 13.9% of students enrolled at College of Alameda are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at College of Alameda, both undergraduate and graduate, is 33.2% Asian, 25.4% Hispanic or Latino, 17.7% Black or African American, 14% White, 5% Two or More Races, 0.66% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.26% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at College of Alameda in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Asian Male (17.8%), followed by Asian Female (17.2%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (11.4%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

13.9%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at College of Alameda, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,760 students. The full-time enrollment at College of Alameda is 798 and the part-time enrollment is 4,962. This means that 13.9% of students enrolled at College of Alameda are enrolled full-time compared with 36% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

54%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at College of Alameda was 54%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), College of Alameda had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    1,910

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    1,464

  3. Black or African American

    1,019

The enrolled student population at College of Alameda is 33.2% Asian, 25.4% Hispanic or Latino, 17.7% Black or African American, 14% White, 5% Two or More Races, 0.66% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.26% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 45.9% White, 25.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 212 students (3.68%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 64 more women than men received degrees from College of Alameda. The majority of degree recipients at College of Alameda are asian (316 degrees awarded). There were 2.38 times more asian graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (133 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at College of Alameda is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at College of Alameda, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Mechanical Technologies (128 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (327 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (26 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Elementary & middle school teachers (298,938 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (172,543 people), Other managers (165,823 people), Social workers, all other (112,550 people), and Postsecondary teachers (105,579 people).

The most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Mechanical Technologies (128 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (327 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (26 degrees), Psychology (40 degrees), and History (6 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Surgeons, Dentists, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians, and Personal financial advisors

The most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Mechanical Technologies (128 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (327 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (26 degrees), Psychology (40 degrees), and History (6 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Elementary & secondary schools (615,263 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (275,585 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (274,311 people), Outpatient care centers (155,667 people), and Legal services (145,234 people).

The most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Mechanical Technologies (128 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (327 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (26 degrees), Psychology (40 degrees), and History (6 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by College of Alameda.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at College of Alameda was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 332

  2. 396

In 2017, 332 degrees were awarded to men at College of Alameda, which is 0.838 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (396).

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 majors at College of Alameda by degrees awarded.

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 83 degrees were awarded to men at College of Alameda in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.606 times less than the 137 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 137 degrees were awarded to women at College of Alameda in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.65 times more than the 83 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

12%

100% Completion Time

30%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 12% of students graduating from College of Alameda completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 30% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 38% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Two or More Races Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at College of Alameda is Female and Two or More Races (100% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 3.13% of graduates (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    316 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    133 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    130 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at College of Alameda is asian (316 degrees awarded). There were 2.38 times more asian recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (133 degrees).

6.32% of degree recipients (46 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Asian Female

    174 degrees awarded

  2. Asian Male

    142 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    90 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at College of Alameda is asian female (174 degrees awarded). There were 1.23 times more asian female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian male (142 degrees).

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Operations

College of Alameda has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $3.9M (N/A%), compared to the 2.22% average return ($81.1k on $3.66M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2017, College of Alameda had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. College of Alameda employs 73 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at College of Alameda are Male Instructors (37), Female Instructors(36), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at College of Alameda are: Office and Administrative Support, with 20 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 13 employees, and Management with 12 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2017 Endowment

0%

growth from 2016

College of Alameda has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of College of Alameda stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A approximately the same as than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at College of Alameda (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.67M - Federal

  2. $8.02M - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, College of Alameda received $1.67M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $8.02M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$16.8M

2017 Salaries

2.66%

growth from 2016

In 2017, College of Alameda paid a median of $16.8M in salaries, which represents N/A% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 2.66% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.7% growth from 2015 and a 9.38% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 14.9M (41.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$6.36M

Instructional Salaries

73

Number of Employees

In 2017, College of Alameda paid a total of $6.36M to 73 employees working as instructors, which represents 37.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.16M (26%) for similar Associates Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

73 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

20 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at College of Alameda were Instructor with 73 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at College of Alameda were Office and Administrative Support with 20 employees; Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 13 employees; and Management with 12 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Instructor

  2. Female Instructor

  3. false

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at College of Alameda was Male Instructor with 37 employees, Female Instructor with 36 employees, and false with 0 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at College of Alameda.

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