Pace University

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General Information

Admission Office

1 Pace Plaza

New York, NY 10038

(212) 346-1323

(800) 874-7223

Fax: (212) 346-1040

Contact: Susan Reantillo

Director, Undergraduate Admissions
Main Address

1 Pace Plaza

New York, NY 10038-1598

(212) 346-1200
Pace Nursing Dept

Total undergrads: 7,807

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,663

Degree-seeking undergrads: 7,206

Graduate enrollment: 4,042


Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $45

Online application fee: $45
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 75%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 74%

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B
Latin American studies C
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Digital art C
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Studies B
Fine/Studio Arts B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B,C
Business – General B,C
Business Administration/Management B
E-Commerce B
E-business and interactive media B
Entrepreneurial Studies B
Finance/Banking B
Hotel/Motel Management B
Human Resources Management B
International Business B
International Marketing B,C
Management Science B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Communications/Rhetoric B
Digital Communications/Multimedia C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General C
Computer Science B,C
Computer Systems Analysis B,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Computer/Systems Security C
Data Entry Applications C
Data Processing Technology A
Information Sciences/Systems A,B
Information Technology C
Web/Multimedia Management C


Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education of Speech Impaired B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Special Education B

Engineering Technologies

Telecommunications C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French for the professions C
Italian for the professions C
Spanish B
Spanish for the professions C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Communication Disorders B
Nursing (RN) B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Modern languages and cultures B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy B

Security & Protective Services

Forensic Technologies B
Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B,C
Social Sciences – General B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Pace University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (212) 346-1200
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 1 Pace Plaza, New York, NY 10038-1598
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 13,395
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 53%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 7,672 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $46,446
Out-of-state Tuition: $46,446
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $30,155

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Pace University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Pace University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 3
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 110111
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 153
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 13442
Education 4410
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1111
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 3551
History 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 22
Legal Professions and Studies 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Natural Resources and Conservation 12
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 42
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 31
Visual and Performing Arts 91
Grand total 11565484

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Pace University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $46,446
Out-of-state $46,446
Books and supplies $800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $32,400
Out-of-state $32,400

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,926 97%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,926 97% $30,155
Student loan aid 1,209 61% $8,868

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 7,591 87% $27,641
Federal student loans 4,407 51% $6,737

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Pace University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Pace University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 22,409 7,179 15,230
Percent admitted 100% 76% 80%
Percent admitted who enrolled 9% 10% 8%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Pace University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 13,395
Undergraduate enrollment 8,528
Graduate enrollment 4,867

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Pace University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
    • Professional/Scientific Psychology (PSPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
    • RN Baccalaureate Degree Programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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