Pitzer College

Claremont, California

Overview

Address1050 North Mills Avenue
School Websitewww.pitzer.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Pitzer College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Claremont, California that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,358 students applied to Pitzer College. Of those students, 581 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Pitzer College was $53,776, in addition to fees of $280. 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 Pitzer College.

Pitzer College has a 84% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Pitzer College acceptance rate is 13%. To put this into perspective, 581 of the 4,358 students who applied to Pitzer College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Pitzer College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Pitzer College 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 Pitzer College was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Pitzer College 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 Pitzer College, the tuition for in-state residents is $53,776. Combined with fees of $280, room and board costs of $16,844, other expenses of $1,000 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $72,900.

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 $54,056 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Pitzer College to $72,900 for out-of-state students.

Students at Pitzer College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Pitzer College was $6,646 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 14%.

Pitzer College 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 Pitzer College.

Pitzer College has a good gender split, with 56% of undergraduates being female and 44% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 58% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 34% of students come from in-state and 8% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

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

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