College of Alameda

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$1,104
0% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$7,869
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
16%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
5,667
18.7% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
21.8%
53 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 2019, 813 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at College of Alameda. 60.5% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 39.5% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was asian (308 degrees), 1.66 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (186 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at College of Alameda is $1,104, which is $-6,720 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at College of Alameda is $1,104, which is $-6,720 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $7,869.

In 2019, 54% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while null% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,104
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at College of Alameda was $1,104. The cost of tuition at College of Alameda is $-6,720 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$7,869
2019 Value
6.58%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 College of Alameda had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $7,869. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of College of Alameda grew by 6.58%.

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Other Student Expenses

$13,780
Room and Board
$1,918
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at College of Alameda was of $13,780 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,918. The cost of room and board increased by 3.66% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies increased by 3.45% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

54%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
null%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

54% of undergraduate students at College of Alameda received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to 2018, when 54% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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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.
16%
2017 Default Rate
8
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at College of Alameda was 16%, which represents 8 out of the 50 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 5,667 students. The full-time enrollment at College of Alameda is 1,062 students and the part-time enrollment is 4,605. This means that 18.7% of students enrolled at College of Alameda are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at College of Alameda, both undergraduate and graduate, is 27.8% Asian, 27.8% Hispanic or Latino, 16.6% Black or African American, 13% White, 5.47% Two or More Races, 0.476% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0882% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at College of Alameda in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Asian Male (15.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (15.3%) and Asian Female (15.3%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

18.7%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at College of Alameda, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,667 students. The full-time enrollment at College of Alameda is 1,062 and the part-time enrollment is 4,605. This means that 18.7% of students enrolled at College of Alameda are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

64%
2019 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 64%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), College of Alameda had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Asian
    1,578
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    1,573
  3. Black or African American
    941

The enrolled student population at College of Alameda is 27.8% Asian, 27.8% Hispanic or Latino, 16.6% Black or African American, 13% White, 5.47% Two or More Races, 0.476% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0882% 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 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% 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, 242 students (4.27%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 171 more women than men received degrees from College of Alameda. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at College of Alameda is asian (308 degrees awarded). There were 1.66 times more asian graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (186 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 (119 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (396 degrees), and Social Sciences (84 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 Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (340,657 people), Other managers (309,702 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (255,356 people), Social workers, all other (174,750 people), and Postsecondary teachers (155,374 people).

The most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Mechanical Technologies (119 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (396 degrees), Social Sciences (84 degrees), Psychology (46 degrees), and Human Sciences (12 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 Dentists, Surgeons, Computer hardware engineers, Physicians, and Cardiovascular technologists and technicians

The most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Mechanical Technologies (119 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (396 degrees), Social Sciences (84 degrees), Psychology (46 degrees), and Human Sciences (12 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 (713,965 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (389,689 people), Legal services (279,991 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (275,046 people), and Justice, public order, & safety activities (238,521 people).

The most specialized majors at College of Alameda are Mechanical Technologies (119 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (396 degrees), Social Sciences (84 degrees), Psychology (46 degrees), and Human Sciences (12 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 degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss 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

321
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
492
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 321 degrees were awarded to men at College of Alameda, which is 0.652 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (492).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 142 degrees were awarded to men at College of Alameda in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.559 times less than the 254 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 254 degrees were awarded to women at College of Alameda in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.79 times more than the 142 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

11%
100% Completion Time
22%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 11% of students graduating from College of Alameda completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 22% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 30% 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.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (47.6%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at College of Alameda is Female and Asian (47.6% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

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, 1.89% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Asian
    308 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    186 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    126 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at College of Alameda is asian (308 degrees awarded). There were 1.66 times more asian recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (186 degrees).

4.18% of degree recipients (34 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Asian Female
    186 degrees awarded
  2. Asian Male
    122 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    116 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at College of Alameda is asian female (186 degrees awarded). There were 1.52 times more asian female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian male (122 degrees).

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Operations

College of Alameda has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.95M (NaNM%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, College of Alameda had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. College of Alameda employs 66 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at College of Alameda are Male Instructors (34), Female Instructors(32), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at College of Alameda are: Office and Administrative Support, with 19 employees, Management, with 13 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 10 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A
2019 Endowment
0%
growth from 2018

College of Alameda has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of College of Alameda stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $NaNM 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. $839k - Federal
  2. $6.18M - State
  3. $755k - Local

As of 2019, College of Alameda received $839k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $6.18M from state grants and contracts, and $755k from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$17.3M
2019 Salaries
1.58%
decline from 2018

In 2019, College of Alameda paid a median of $17.3M in salaries, which represents NaNM% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 1.58% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 4.55% growth from 2017 and a 2.66% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$6.08M
Instructional Salaries
66
Number of Employees

In 2019, College of Alameda paid a total of $6.08M to 66 employees working as instructors, which represents 35.2% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor
Most Common Instructor
66 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
19 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at College of Alameda were Instructor with 66 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at College of Alameda were Office and Administrative Support with 19 employees; Management with 13 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 10 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Instructor
  2. Female Instructor
  3. false

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at College of Alameda was Male Instructor with 34 employees, Female Instructor with 32 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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