Pacific College

School Highlights

Pacific College serves 274 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.

Top Placements

Pacific College places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pacific College(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty12 staff97 staff
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Number of Programs Offered410

Student Body

The student population of Pacific College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The Pacific College diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment274 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:144:1
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# Full-Time Students274 students1,613 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
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% Asian
17%
13%
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% Hispanic
54%
37%
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% Black
9%
7%
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% White
12%
32%
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% Two or more races
-
3%
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% Unknown races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.650.73
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College Completion Rate
72%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$43,500$34,600
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%78%
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Median Debt for Graduates$16,955$9,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Pacific College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,549$5,500
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Pacific College is Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Orange County (1.5 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,636 per year for in-state students and $6,797 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,157 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 86%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in California is Coastline Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.