Penrose Academy: Review & Facts

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Penrose Academy is a private for-profit school with 205 students enrolled. This institution is one of the 7 colleges and schools located in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Academic Offerings

Penrose Academy will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate or 1-year certificate.

Penrose Academy deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 3 majors. The most popular concentration is Cosmetology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.

Student Retention
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Penrose Academy student retention rate is very high at 94% (well above Arizona average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
The graduation rate at Penrose Academy is very good: 84%. About 1% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Penrose Academy is reasonable - 22:1.

Admissions Information

According to government data, 24 applications were submitted and 24 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at Penrose Academy is $100.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Penrose Academy and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (480) 222-9540.

Opportunities and Services

Penrose Academy offers study abroad programs.

This school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Presently there is no on-campus housing at Penrose Academy.

Based on the college crime information, Penrose Academy seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Penrose Academy Location and Maps

Post Address: Penrose Academy, 13402 North Scottsdale Road; Suite B160, Scottsdale, Arizona 85254-4065, USA
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