Pacific Northwest College of Art

Portland, OR

Pacific Northwest College of Art

Portland, OR

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Tuition & Fees

$41,750

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

34%

male

66%

female

-

students

1

faculty

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Not Selective

95%

acceptance rate

Accepted 596
Declined 25
Total Received 621
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Private

554

undergraduate students

138

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Pacific Northwest College of Art, founded in 1909, is an independent, private, non-profit, fine-arts and design college. Its campus is located in Portland, Oregon.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 692
Established in 1909
Coeducational Coeducational

Social Networks

Three-acre, urban campus in Portland (population: 647,805). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

Pacific Northwest College of Art
511 N.W. Broadway
Portland, OR
97209

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
17%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
50%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Application deadline (priority deadline) December 15
Application deadline (final deadline) August 1

Not Selective

95%

acceptance rate

Accepted 596
Declined 25
Total Received 621

Admissions Factors

Required

Formal demonstration of competencies
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School GPA

Neither required nor recommended

Completion of college-preparatory program
Admission test scores
Secondary School Rank
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

99%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$20,684

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $40,750
Additional fees $1,000
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $42,950
Average Financial Aid - $20,684
Total with Avg. Aid $22,266

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 503 821-8971
F: 971 242-3865
financialaid@pnca.edu

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry.
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis.
Design and Applied Arts, Other.
Design and Visual Communications, General.
Digital Arts.
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other.
Fine/Studio Arts, General.
Graphic Design.
Industrial and Product Design.
Intermedia/Multimedia.
Painting.
Photography.
Sculpture.
Writing, General.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Photography
  2. Illustration
  3. General Fine Arts

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Art
  • Education

692

total students

36%

in-state

64%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

80%

554
students

Female
66%
368

Male
34%
186

20%

138
students

Female
70%
97

Male
30%
41

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

94%

523
students

Female
67%
349

Male
33%
174

6%

31
students

Female
61%
19

Male
39%
12

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Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

Not Reported

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.30
College GPA: 2.30
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 15

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

72

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

48

semester hours

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