Pacific Northwest College of Art

Portland, Oregon

Overview

Address511 NW Broadway
School Websitepnca.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Pacific Northwest College of Art is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Portland, Oregon that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,144 students applied to Pacific Northwest College of Art. Of those students, 1,065 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Pacific Northwest College of Art was $37,500, in addition to fees of $750. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Pacific Northwest College of Art.

Pacific Northwest College of Art has a 43% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Pacific Northwest College of Art acceptance rate is 93%. To put this into perspective, 1,065 of the 1,144 students who applied to Pacific Northwest College of Art in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Pacific Northwest College of Art is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Pacific Northwest College of Art had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Pacific Northwest College of Art was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Pacific Northwest College of Art as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Pacific Northwest College of Art, the tuition for in-state residents is $37,500. Combined with fees of $750, room and board costs of $13,070, other expenses of $3,090 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $55,410.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $38,250 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Pacific Northwest College of Art to $55,410 for out-of-state students.

Students at Pacific Northwest College of Art are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Pacific Northwest College of Art was $5,225 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 38%.

Pacific Northwest College of Art Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Pacific Northwest College of Art.

Pacific Northwest College of Art has a good gender split, with 67% of undergraduates being female and 33% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 56% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 42% of students come from in-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Pacific Northwest College of Art is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Pacific Northwest College of Art to thrive in your studies.

What's more, 537 students enrolled full-time.

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