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Peirce College

Philadelphia, PA 4-Year Private
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About Peirce College

Peirce College Overview

Peirce College is a private, nonprofit school in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Peirce College was founded in 1865 and enrolls around 875 students a year, including 788 undergrad students.

Planning to play sports? Peirce College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Peirce College on the Student Life page.

2022 Peirce College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Tuition $14,400

Is Peirce College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a clearer sense of what Peirce College offers and if the school seems like the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Peirce College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Around 100% of students who start at Peirce College return for their second year of college. Around 50% of students who started at Peirce College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes for Peirce College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Peirce College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Peirce College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Peirce College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Peirce College.

Based on this information, does Peirce College seem like a good fit? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Peirce College a good school for you?

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Where is Peirce College?

Peirce College is located in the urban setting of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

If you want to see Peirce College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Philadelphia, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Philadelphia International.

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College Info

1420 Pine Street Philadelphia, PA 19102-4699

Campus Setting: Urban

Peirce College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Peirce College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Peirce College ACT Scores

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Peirce College SAT Scores

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Peirce College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$15,060

In State

$15,060

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$14,400
$14,400
Fees
$660
$660
Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Peirce College is like? There are approximately 875 students enrolled at Peirce College, including 788 undergraduate students and 87 graduate students. 23% percent of students attend school full-time, 88% percent are from PA and 12% percent of students are from other states.

23%

Full Time

77%

Part Time

88%

In State

12%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

875

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$15,060

Out-of-State

$15,060

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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