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%.
  • Pacific College is one of 17 community colleges within Orange County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to Pacific College is Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Orange County (1.5 miles away).

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
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 stayed the same 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
Student:Teacher Ratio23:144:1
# Full-Time Students274 students1,613 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
This chart display the percentage of American Indian/Alaskan students in Pacific College and the percentage of American Indian/Alaskan community college students in CA by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
% Asian
17%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pacific College and the percentage of Asian community college students in CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Hispanic
54%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pacific College and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Black
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pacific College and the percentage of Black community college students in CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% White
12%
32%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pacific College and the percentage of White community college students in CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Two or more races
-
3%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Pacific College and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in CA by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
% Unknown races
7%
5%
Diversity Score0.650.73
This chart display the diversity score of Pacific College and the community college average diversity score of CA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
College Completion Rate
72%
29%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Pacific College and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of CA by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$43,500$34,600

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2016)100%78%
    Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$16,955$9,500
    Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$6,549$5,500
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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