1420 Pine Street, Philadelphia, PA
- FAFSA School Code: 003309
- Phone: (888) 467-3472
- School Homepage
Financial Aid Office
Peirce College is a nonprofit private college that has a large selection of degrees available for students to choose from. The school is located in Philadelphia, PA, in a predominately urban area. Approximately two thousand students are enrolled per year at Peirce College.
Here is a list of some of the popular programs Peirce College offers:
- Business Administration
- Information Science Studies
The school operates under an open enrollment policy, accepting any students that meet the basic requirements for admission. Submission of school records, test scores, and letters of recommendations may be needed for certain programs. More information on admissions can be found here.
Tuition is approximately $17,000 for the year, though it may vary based on any number of circumstances. Students should visit the school's tuition calculator to see the personalize cost of attendance. Some students at this school may qualify for financial aid, which is generally provided in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
Students may visit the website to obtain a complete list of academic programs offered, student services, and more that is available at this school.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may give you an idea of the candidates Peirce College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
The total student enrollment at Peirce College is about 2,100.
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 $16,000 per year for in-state and nonresident students
- For part-time students, charges are between $500-$590 per unit
- May offer prepaid tuition, allowing students to purchase tuition at current rates for future years.
Financial Aid Details
The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||84%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||68%||$7,139|
|Receiving Student Loans||79%||$8,839|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 9%.
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Peirce College may provide services like:
- Online course work available
- Weekend and night classes available
- Career path counseling
- Student employment
Peirce College has an overall graduation rate which is approximately 33%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||6%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||1%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||1%|
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.
Get more information about the programs offered by Peirce College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
- Business Administration (A, B)
- Bookkeeping (A)
- Human Resources (A)
- Information Systems (A)
- Entrepreneurial Studies (A)
- Advertising and Marketing (A)
Legal Professions and Studies
- Paralegal (A, B, C)
- Pre-Law Studies (A)
Computer and Information Sciences
- Information Science Studies (B)
- System Administration (A)
- Computer and Information Systems Security (A)
- Data Processing (A)
- Computer Programming, Vendor and Product Certification (A, C)
- Computer Support Specialist (C)