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Pacific Northwest College of Art is a private college of the arts. The one-acre campus is located in one building in downtown Portland.

Website: pnca.edu/

Private
Co-ed
405
Undergraduate
Students
(56.8%) 277 Women
(26.2%) 128 Men
83
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Noncompetitive
Overall Admission Rate
95% of 312 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$47,736
Tuition and Fees
$38,250
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
57%
Average Freshman Award
$11,185
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$22,155
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
121
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 77% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
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Campus Life

Portland Population
603,106
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Portland
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
25% of all students
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
1.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.6% Asian
1.8% Black/African-American
5.4% Hispanic/Latino
10.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
64.2% White
12.5% Unknown
International Students
1.6% from 4 countries
First-Year Students Returning
61.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
18.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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