Pitzer College: Ranking & Review

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Claremont Rank United States Rank World Rank
4 651 2285
Top 14%

Pitzer College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate16%21%14%
Applicants3,7531,2602,493
Admissions608264344
Enrolled undergraduates262116146
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,074490584

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $70.

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

Pitzer College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $70,500 $70,500
Off-campus $70,500 $70,500
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $16,264 and other expenses per full academic year.

Pitzer College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 840 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $51,964 $51,964
Fees for full-time undergraduates $272 $272
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $6,496 $6,496

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Social Sciences 57 57
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 25 25
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 24 24
Psychology 24 24
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 24 24
Natural Resources and Conservation 21 21
English Language and Literature & Letters 14 14
Mathematics and Statistics 12 12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 8 8
Visual and Performing Arts 8 8
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 7 7
Physical Sciences 5 5
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 5 5
History 4 4
Philosophy and Religious Studies 4 4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 3 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 3 3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2 2
Education 1 1
Legal Professions and Studies 1 1
Grand Total252252

A total of 252 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pitzer College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate83%82%84%
  • Full-time retention rate - 95%

General info

Alternative namesPfizer
PTZ
PZ
PIT
Pitzer
Founded1963
MottoProvida Futuri
Mindful of the Future
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsorange, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff291
Instructional FTE93
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.pitzer.edu
Address1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, California, 91711-6101
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone9096218000
Fax+1 (909) 621 8839

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