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Chabot College Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Chabot College ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you’ll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is Chabot College Ranked?

2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Chabot College was awarded 175 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is liberal arts.

Overall Quality

Chabot College landed the #955 spot in College Factual's 2022 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. The higher ed experts analyzed 2,576 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking.

Chabot College is also ranked #132 out of 203 schools in California.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Chabot College?

Acceptance Rate

Chabot College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Learn more about Chabot College admissions.

Chabot College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Chabot College, the student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. Compared to the national average of 15 to 1, this is somewhat high. This could mean that class sizes may be larger than they are at other colleges or universities or that professors may be required to teach more classes.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Chabot College is 38%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  38 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Chabot College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Chabot College is 72%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  72 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Chabot College.

Chabot College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 11,922 undergraduates at Chabot College with 3,387 being full-time and 8,535 being part-time.

How Much Does Chabot College Cost?

The overall average net price of Chabot College is $4,192. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Chabot College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Chabot College, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $4,331 a year. That adds up to $17,324 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Chabot College is 19.5%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Chabot College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Chabot College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $34,600 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 13% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Chabot College make the most money.

Location of Chabot College

Located in Hayward, California, Chabot College is a public institution. The suburban atmosphere of Hayward makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Contact details for Chabot College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 25555 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA 94545
Phone: 510-723-6600

Chabot College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Chabot College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Chabot College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2019-2020, 10,840 students took at least one online class at Chabot College. This is an increase from the 5,703 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 10,840 9,253
2018-2019 5,703 2,398
2017-2018 5,007 2,121
2016-2017 4,487 1,793
2015-2016 4,048 1,666

Learn more about online learning at Chabot College.

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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