American Pacific College

Overview of American Pacific College

The campus of American Pacific College is in Van Nuys, CA, which is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at American Pacific College include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. American Pacific College is known for its programs in mechanics and repair, office and administration.

American Pacific College Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes the school an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, American Pacific College had 26 students enrolled (48 full-time equivalent). The school has a large minority student population. A large number of students at American Pacific College are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at the school are male.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting American Pacific College

American Pacific College
14435 Sherman Way, Suite 208
Van Nuys , CA 91405
General Phone: (818) 781-0001

American Pacific College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair17computer repair, electrical maintenance and repair, automobile mechanics, vehicle maintenance
Office and Administration16data entry and applications, general office occupations
Business and Management2accounting, accounting technology
Computer Science and Engineering0computer and media applications, computer support
Media0desktop publishing and imaging

Number of programs and degrees for American Pacific College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year359
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years02

American Pacific College Student Body

In 2007-2008, American Pacific College had a total enrollment of 26 students (48 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
(Foreign Students) 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 4%
22-24 4%
25-29 4%
30-34 31%
35-39 23%
40-49 27%
50-64 8%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


American Pacific College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 100%

American Pacific College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Los Angeles, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

American Pacific College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
American Pacific College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 4071300)

American Pacific College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology, Other
Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies, Other

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design

Office And Administration
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, Other
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services

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American Pacific College Highlights

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What Sets American Pacific College Apart:

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% of degrees in office and administration
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% students 40 years or older
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% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%American Pacific College % of degrees in mechanics and repair
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%American Pacific College Male % of student body
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 11%American Pacific College Number of degree programs

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus library

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