Pacific States University: Review & Facts

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Pacific States University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 175 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1928 and is one of the 52 colleges located in Los Angeles, California.

Academic Offerings

Pacific States University will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Pacific States University deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Accounting and Finance, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
The rate of student retention at Pacific States University is perfect at 100% (well above California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Pacific States University is low: 40%. Around 8% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Pacific States University is good: 11:1. Find out more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition costs are fairly high, $18,800 per year. The additional fees at Pacific States University not covered by tuition are about $600; this comes to $19,400 per year.

Read the details about Pacific States University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
The college might accept your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Pacific States University is $100.00. The graduate application fee is $100.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Pacific States University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (323) 731-2383 or check Pacific States University Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Pacific States University provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Pacific States University, 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.

Pacific States University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 100 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is high -- roughly $9,000 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Pacific States University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pacific States University Location and Maps

Post Address: Pacific States University, 3450 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 500, Los Angeles, California 90010, USA
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