Pacific Oaks College

55 Eureka Street, Pasadena, CA

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Pacific Oaks College is located in Pasadena, California and is a nonprofit private institution that helps students to meet their educational goals. The low student to teacher ratio and access to teachers is due primarily to the smaller enrollment, around 500 students, maintained by Pacific Oaks College.

Here is a list of some of the popular programs Pacific Oaks College offers:

  • Social Sciences
  • Marriage Counseling And Family Therapy
  • Elementary Education

Students applying for admission are most often required to submit an application, transcripts, records, standardized test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by the school. More information regarding admissions can be found at

The cost of tuition is close to $19,000, but may change from year to year. Students are encouraged to use the school's price of attendance calculator to better estimate their personal tuition costs. This school may provide financial aid for students that qualify by way of scholarships, grants, and loans.

Students who wish to view more about this school can visit their website at

Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may give an overview of the students Pacific Oaks College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

Pacific Oaks College has a total student population of about 1,200, with undergraduate students making up about 41% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $22,000 per year for in-state and nonresident students
  • For part-time students, charges are between $740-$880 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Receiving Grants & Scholarships75%$3,423
Student Loans (Federal)78%$10,751

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2012 was around 7.7%.

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Pacific Oaks College may provide services like those listed below:

  • Online classes
  • Classes offered on nights and weekends
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Work study style employment

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)


Family and Consumer Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2008-2013. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Pacific Oaks College for official up-to-date information.

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Map

School Map of Pacific Oaks College