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2016 Undergraduate Tuition
$7,650 Out-of-State
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Enrolled Students
28.2% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
238 Graduates

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The median in-state tuition at Hartnell College is $1,400, which is $1,822 less than the national median in-state tuition of $3,222. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $7,650, which is 546% of the cost for in-state students, and is $714 more than the national median out-of-state tuition of $6,936.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,815.

In 2016, 56% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 0% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

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Hartnell College has a total enrollment of 12,328 students. The full-time enrollment at Hartnell College is 3,472 students and the part-time enrollment is 8,856. This means that 28.2% of students enrolled at Hartnell College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Hartnell College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 64.4% Hispanic or Latino, 21.4% White, 4.79% Asian, 1.97% Black or African American, 1.52% Two or More Races, 0.4% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.28% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Hartnell College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (13.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (10.5%) and White Male (1.02%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A N/A (N/A), followed by N/A N/A (N/A) and N/A N/A (N/A).

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In 2016, 346 more women than men graduated from Hartnell College. The majority of students graduating from Hartnell College are Hispanic or Latino. These 1,352 graduates mean that there were 8.78 times more Hispanic or Latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 154 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Hartnell College is Liberal Arts & Sciences with 379 graduates, followed by General Psychology with 109 graduates and Criminal Justice - Police Science with 100 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Hartnell College, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Liberal Arts & Humanities, with 901 graduates, followed by Communication Technologies with 25 graduates and Agriculture with 46 graduates.


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Hartnell College has an endowment valued at nearly $5.23M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $263,385 (5.04%), compared to the 0.69% average return ($21,444 on $3.12M) across all Associate's Colleges.

In 2015, Hartnell College had a total expenditure of $81.4M. Of that $81.4M, they spent $30.8M on salaries and $10.8M on benefits.

Hartnell College employs 112 Instructors, 11 No academic ranks, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Hartnell College are Female Instructors (61), Male Instructors (51), and Female No academic ranks (7).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Hartnell College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 52 employees, Management, with 37 employees, and Service with 22 employees.



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