Prescott College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Prescott College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,065 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1966 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Prescott, Arizona.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
At Prescott College you can obtain your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Prescott College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Natural Resources and Environment, Psychology, General Studies, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important 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. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
73%
The rate of student retention at Prescott College is fair at 73% (above Arizona average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Prescott College is low: 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at Prescott College is good, 8:1. Find out more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,200
Average tuition price is very high - about $27,500 per year. The additional fees at Prescott College beyond tuition are about $700; this totals $28,200 a year.

Read the details about Prescott College 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



Acceptance
Rate
81%
According to government data, 491 applications were submitted and 400 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Prescott College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,200
Prescott College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Prescott College, 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.

Safety
Grade
C-
Prescott College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 200 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: roughly $5,200 per academic year.

Based on the college crime information, Prescott College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Prescott College Location and Maps



Post Address: Prescott College, 220 Grove Ave, Prescott, Arizona 86301, USA
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