College of Alameda

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

555 Ralph Appezzato Memorial Parkway
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 748-2228
Fax: (510) 748-5227

Contact: Kelly Compton
Vice President of Student Services
Main Address

555 Ralph Appezzato Memorial Parkway
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 522-7221

alameda.peralta.edu

Size

Total undergrads: 6,554
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,703

Setting

Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
African-American Studies A

Arts, Visual & Performing
Arts – General A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Entrepreneurial Studies A,C
Fashion Merchandising A,C
Marketing Management A,C
Office Clerical Services A

Education
Teacher Assistance A

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General A

Foreign Language & Literature
Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Dental Assistance A
Health Aide A,C

History
History – General A

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics
Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Aircraft Mechanics A,C

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy A

Psychology
Psychology – General A

Social Sciences
Anthropology A
Economics A
Geography A
Political Science/Government A
Social Sciences – General A
Sociology A
Urban Studies A,C

Transportation & Materials Moving
Aviation Management A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

College of Alameda Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(510) 522-7221
Website:www.peralta.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.peralta.edu/apps/pub.asp?Q=27&T=Registration%20Information&B=1
Address:555 Ralph Appezzato Memorial Pky, Alameda, CA 94501
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:6,397
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:30 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,655 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,232
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,896
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:74%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,180

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

College of Alameda Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at College of Alameda.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services63
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Construction Trades1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs12
History1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians65
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2
Social Sciences15
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total2129

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at College of Alameda.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at College of Alameda and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$1,232
Out-of-state$6,896
Books and supplies$1,792

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid18074%
Grant or scholarship aid17974%$5,180
Student loan aid31%$5,791

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,87062%$2,159
Federal student loans511%$7,125

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for College of Alameda. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled College of Alameda students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

College of Alameda Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment6,397
Undergraduate enrollment6,397
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

College of Alameda Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)

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