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Chabot College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Chabot College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Chabot College Ranked?

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2021 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 10 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Chabot College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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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 25 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 of 73% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Chabot College enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  73 out of 100

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

Excellent Overall Diversity at Chabot College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 13,833 undergraduates at Chabot College with 3,837 being full-time and 9,996 being part-time.

Chabot College Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

With an overall score of 85.00 out of 100, Chabot College is one of the most diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  85.00 out of 100
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How Much Does Chabot College Cost?

The overall average net price of Chabot College is $4,621. 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

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Chabot College, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $4,471 a year. That adds up to $17,884 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Chabot College is 14.5%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Chabot College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Chabot College make around $34,600 per year during the early years of their employment. 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

Chabot College is a public institution located in Hayward, California. Hayward is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

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Location of Chabot College

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 learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 5,007 students took at least one online class at Chabot College. This is an increase from the 4,487 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 5,007 2,121
2016-2017 4,487 1,793
2015-2016 4,048 1,666
2014-2015 3,729 1,485
2013-2014 3,226 1,181

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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