The English Center: Review & Facts

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The English Center is a private not-for-profit school with 110 students enrolled. This college was established in 1977 and is one of the 14 schools and colleges located in Oakland, California.

Academic Offerings

At The English Center you can receive your 1-year certificate.

The English Center deploys a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 2 majors. The most popular concentration is Office and Clerical Services. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other schools and colleges.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at The English Center is very low at 45% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
The graduation rate at The English Center is below average: 59%.

Student to faculty ratio at The English Center is good -- 10:1.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median, $9,700 annually. The additional fees at The English Center not covered by tuition are around $100; this totals $9,800 annually.

Read the details about The English Center additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent data, 58 applications were submitted and 45 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at The English Center is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to The English Center and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (510) 836-6700.

Opportunities and Services

The English Center provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The English Center, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

The English Center offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 100 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime data, The English Center seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The English Center Location and Maps

Post Address: The English Center, 66 Franklin Street, Suite 220, Oakland, California 94607, USA
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