Pacific Union College: Review & Facts

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Pacific Union College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,555 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1882 and is the only school located in Angwin, California.

Pacific Union College is affiliated with Seventh Day Adventists.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are offered at Pacific Union College.

Pacific Union College follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical, Occupational Therapy, Business, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
76%
Fair
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Pacific Union College is fair at 76% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Pacific Union College is low - 40%.

Student to faculty ratio at Pacific Union College is pretty decent -- 15:1. Learn more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,100
High
Average tuition cost is very high - around $28,000 a year. The additional fees at Pacific Union College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $1,100, which comes to $29,100 annually.

Read the details about Pacific Union College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
45%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 2,041 applications were submitted and 923 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Pacific Union College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,500
Medium
Pacific Union College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Pacific Union College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Pacific Union College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,200 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- nearly $4,500 a year.

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

Pacific Union College Location and Maps



Post Address: Pacific Union College, One Angwin Ave, Angwin, California 94508-9707, USA
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