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How Well Is Pace University - New York Ranked?

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2020 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Pace University - New York was awarded 88 badges in the 2020 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is criminal justice and corrections.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2020 analysis, Pace University is ranked #500 out of 1,727 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Pace University held the #558 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Pace University also holds the #54 spot on the Best Colleges in New York ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Pace University?

Acceptance Rate

Pace University - New York has an acceptance rate of 80%, which makes it somewhat selective. Make sure it's not the only school you apply to, even if it's your school of choice. Whether you get in or not will largely depend on how you compare to other applicants.

Average Test Scores

About 75% of students accepted to Pace University submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 530 and 620. Math scores were between 510 and 600.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Pace University - New York  ( 530 to 620 )

SAT Math Scores for Pace University - New York  ( 510 to 600 )
Pace University received ACT scores from 30% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 21 and 27.

ACT Composite Scores for Pace University - New York  ( 21 to 27 )

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Pace University - New York Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Pace University - New York is about average at 14 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Pace University - New York is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Pace University - New York

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 80% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Pace University - New York enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  80 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full-time students who get their bachelor's degree with four years. At Pace University this rate is 37%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  37 out of 100

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Excellent Overall Diversity at Pace University

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 8,674 undergraduates at Pace University with 7,878 being full-time and 796 being part-time.

Pace University Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

With an overall score of 91.41 out of 100, Pace University is one of the most diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  91.41 out of 100
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How Much Does Pace University - New York Cost?

The overall average net price of Pace University is $29,588. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Pace University

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$24,808 $25,015 $29,418 $31,682 $34,338

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Pace University, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Pace University, approximately 62% of students took out student loans averaging $8,612 a year. That adds up to $34,448 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Pace University is 4.6%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Pace University Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Pace University make around $60,300 per year during the early years of their employment. This is good news for future Pace University graduates since it is 48% more than the average college graduate's salary of $40,800 per year.


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Location of Pace University - New York

Pace University - New York is a private not-for-profit institution located in New York, New York. The city atmosphere of New York makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Location of Pace University - New York

Contact details for Pace University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1 Pace Plaza, New York, NY 10038-1598
Phone: 212-346-1200

Pace University - New York Majors

During the 2017-2018 academic year, students from 72 majors graduated from Pace University - New York. Of these students, 1,775 received undergraduate degrees and 1,727 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 156 $84,500
Communication & Media Studies 154 $35,400
Finance & Financial Management 130 $56,000
Accounting 127 $59,900
Business Administration & Management 103 $42,300
Public Relations & Advertising 92 $36,900
Drama & Theater Arts 87 $23,600
Arts & Media Management 82 $27,400
Criminal Justice & Corrections 63 $26,900
General Psychology 47 $27,600

Learn more about the majors offered at Pace University - New York along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Pace University

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 4,540 students took at least one online class at Pace University - New York. This is an increase from the 3,792 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 4,540 713
2016-2017 3,792 366
2015-2016 3,395 443
2014-2015 456 393
2013-2014 2,928 860

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