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Pace University - SAT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data


Pace University

Pace University

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Pace University Description:

Pace University is a private university in the New York metropolitan with strengths in professional preparation through a variety of experiential learning opportunities, including internships, faculty-sponsored research, and study abroad. Pace scores high marks for its impressive record of internship placement. Students have a wide range of academic options with over 100 majors in business, the arts and sciences, computer science and information technology, nursing and education. The school’s business and nursing programs do particularly well in national rankings. The university has two campuses for undergraduates – an urban campus in downtown New York City and a suburban collegiate campus in Pleasantville, NY in nearby Westchester County. The latter location is the home of Pace’s competitive men’s and women’s athletics teams which compete in the NCAA Division II Northeast 10 Conference.

Admissions Data (2012):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 12,772 (8,336 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 41% Male / 59% Female
  • 85% Full-time

Scholarships for Pace University (powered by Cappex.com)

Costs (2012 - 13):

  • Tuition and Fees: $36,614
  • Books: $800 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $14,800
  • Other Expenses: $2,104
  • Total Cost: $54,318

Pace University Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 99%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 99%
    • Loans: 71%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $24,183
    • Loans: $7,273

Most Popular Majors:

Accounting, Advertising, Business, Finance, Marketing, Nursing, Psychology, Telecommunications

Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 74%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 39%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 56%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

Pace University Mission Statement:

mission statement from http://www.pace.edu/about-us/all-about-pace/vision-and-mission/

"Pace University’s historic mission retains its central importance today: to provide high quality professional education and training coupled with an excellent liberal education to students for whom that education offers the opportunity to lift their lives and prospects to new levels."

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