Alameda, CA
College of Alameda


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Recent Reviews

Jennifer
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's pretty not very lively there really is not much to do besides go to class, but even then you may not know anyone so it i...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's pretty not very lively there really is not much to do besides go to class, but even then you may not know anyone so it is extremely boring english professers honestly aren't great here so if you are an english major not the school to be attending

Kalynn
What is your overall opinion of this school?

The school is pretty average for a community college; however, the professors are extremely helpful. Every professor I've had...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The school is pretty average for a community college; however, the professors are extremely helpful. Every professor I've had has made the extra effort to help their students succeed and learn. Most of them teach at other schools and have a variety of different backgrounds. Although I checked rate my professor before choosing any class, I still think that the school hires some pretty good ones. Aside from that, the rest of the staff is just okay. The people at the offices aren't very friendly and sometimes come off as rude. If you're looking for a community college just for the eduction, then I think you will be able to have a good experience.

Kaja
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a good school to go to to focus. A lot of people transfer from there every year. I came to this school to focus and it ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a good school to go to to focus. A lot of people transfer from there every year. I came to this school to focus and it was great. The teachers are pretty good. I started off rough but my teachers cared and helped me and now I am transferring in the fall.

Dennis
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a great school; it's pretty small and quiet, but people can always get the classes they need. The faculty is extremely ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a great school; it's pretty small and quiet, but people can always get the classes they need. The faculty is extremely nice and friendly and will do their best to make anyone feel welcome. Everyone is so helpful and they really want their students to succeed. This college is a part of a larger district with three other colleges so if it doesn't have the exact classes you need or a class at a bad time for you, you can attend any of the other three in the district. There are plenty of online, summer, and winter courses too! More often than not, you can get the classes you need when you need them.

Alaa
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Some of the teachers are really hard and some of the teachers are reasonable and easy.The food facilities are wonderful and d...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Some of the teachers are really hard and some of the teachers are reasonable and easy.The food facilities are wonderful and delicious. The class sizes I just the right amount but they will switch to class if they’re not. It’s a good school I enjoy going.

Melinda
What is your overall opinion of this school?

College of Alameda is decent community college. Some professors are really helpful and others are just there to get paid. Th...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

College of Alameda is decent community college. Some professors are really helpful and others are just there to get paid. The facilities there are often sometimes rude and bossy occasionally. There are also resources there that are helpful such as the writing center and MESA tutoring at the science annex which is a few blocks away from the main campus.

Yehya
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's a pretty good community college with great staff and a nice library, which has a writing center, a math lab and a writin...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's a pretty good community college with great staff and a nice library, which has a writing center, a math lab and a writing lab. However, I personally think that there needs to be more clubs as there are less than ten that are active. Overall I enjoy it.

Tom
What is your overall opinion of this school?

There is a lot of freedom. You are not bound to College of Alameda because you are in a Peralta College. You can attend class...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

There is a lot of freedom. You are not bound to College of Alameda because you are in a Peralta College. You can attend classes at any other Peralta colleges. Scenery is really green and refreshing. If you qualify for EOPS you can get a $5 meal card every day for lunch.

Matthew
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am attending the College of Alameda which is a community college and I am planning on transferring in one more year. The cl...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am attending the College of Alameda which is a community college and I am planning on transferring in one more year. The classes that I have taken so far have been fine but there are some teachers who just do not care about teaching. I think that this is a good school to go to if you are planning on transferring to a 4 year.

Eboni
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There are a diversity of classes and professors that really care.

Here's your chance: Say anything about your college!

There are a diversity of classes and professors that really care.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Experience may be the best teacher but you do not have to experience everything first hand yourself. Those responsible loving and caring adults in your life have walked this journey before. Listen and learn from their bumps and bruises along the way. There are many experiences you will have to endure yourself but the intelligent pathway to education doesn't have to be one of stumbling and confusion. These are the best days of your young adulthood. People are still willing to help you, encourage you, and support you. All for the sake of helping you achieve a good education that will benefit you in the long run. Let them! Listen and take heed. And then remember to do the same for others coming after you. Share with others as older pioneers have shared with you.

What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

There are some professors not welling to work with student athlete. Just make sure you ask who is who and then work out an understanding prior to enrollment inthat class. Take the easier courses after your sports season is over that way if important milestone projects or dates are missed or conflict with your game schedule you are not impacted too badly

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