Palo Alto University
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1337

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 1,130
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 15:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
No
Academic/career counseling services
No
Employment services for students
No
Placement services for graduates

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Palo Alto University has enrolled a total of 1,130 students (887 students full-time and 243 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,130, 66 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 22% men and 78% women and 157 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 973 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 223 students for distance studies.

1,130
Total Enrollment
66
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 43%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 20%

Hispanic: 14%

Asian: 12%

Black/African American: 4%

Two or more races: 4%

Non-resident alien: 4%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 2 largest majors offered at Palo Alto 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
Psychology 70% 829 133
Health Professions And Related Programs 15% 182 0

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Palo Alto University.

Stanford University
3.4 mile away
Menlo College
4.9 mile away
Santa Clara University
13.8 mile away
Mills College
27.6 mile away
Holy Names University
29 mile away