Pacific Union College: Ranking & Review

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Pacific Union College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate50%50%50%
Applicants1,9046971,207
Admissions956347609
Enrolled undergraduates20471133
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,229465764

85 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

12 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores157
Percent of students submitting SAT scores77%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
535
Math
515

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores74
Percent of students submitting ACT scores36%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Pacific Union College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$42,711$42,711
Off-campus$49,305$49,305
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,148 and other expenses per full academic year.

Pacific Union College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,200 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$28,839$28,839
Fees for full-time undergraduates$630$630
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$834$834
Tuition for Full-time graduates$28,839$28,839
Fees for full-time graduates$630$630
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$834$834

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs13182213
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3636
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3333
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2626
Psychology1414
Visual and Performing Arts21113
Education10313
Theology and Religious Vocations1212
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics88
Public Administration and Social Service Professions77
English Language and Literature & Letters77
Social Sciences66
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies66
Natural Resources and Conservation66
Engineering22
History11
Physical Sciences11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Transportation and Materials Moving
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total1362673406

A total of 403 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pacific Union College.

At the master's level 3 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate52%53%51%
  • Full-time retention rate - 68%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Alternative namesPUC
Founded1882
MottoWhere Nature and Revelation Unite in Education
Religious affiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff232
Instructional FTE89
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.puc.edu
AddressOne Angwin Ave
Angwin, California, 94508-9707
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe
City population3,000
Phone7079656313
Fax+1 (707) 965 6432

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