|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||10%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,147 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Pacific University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,845 applications and 2,242 students were granted admission. Pacific University is at the #77 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 57% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 74% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1010 to 1230|
|ACT||22 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Pacific University's tuition was $40,120 for all students regardless of residency (49.7% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Pacific University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 31% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,361 (which is 0.9% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Pacific University in 2016-2017, was 439, which is 92% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,177 (which is 4.8% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Pacific University has enrolled a total of 3,909 students (3,664 students full-time and 245 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,909 students, 159 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 35% men and 65% women and 1,930 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,979 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 69 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%
Two or more races: 7%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Black/African American: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Pacific University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||59%||1,161||231|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||4%||86|
|English Language And Literature/letters||3%||50|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||34|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||1%||16|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||1%||15|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||1%||10|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Pacific University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Pacific University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,500. Last year, out of the total 545 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 507 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 493 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 439 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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