Pace University New York

Pace University New York

Pace University - New York is a nonsectarian, coeducational university situated in New York. The university was founded in 1906 by two brothers, Charles A. Pace and Homer S. Pace. Pace University has the following schools with undergraduate and graduate divisions:

  • Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
  • Lienhard School of Nursing
  • Lubin School of Business
  • School of Education
  • School of Law
  • Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

The athletics teams of Pace University - New York are nicknamed the Setters. They compete as a member of the Northeast-10 Conference. The official colors of the sports teams are gold and blue. The university sponsors more than 15 intercollegiate varsity sports. David Ehrenstein, journalist; Richard F. Zannino, CEO of Dow Jones & Company; Peter K. Warren, former President of PepsiCo, Inc.; Rachael Ray, television celebrity chef; and actor Vincent Pastore are some of the well-known alumni of the university.

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Contacting Pace University-New York

Pace University-New York
1 Pace Plaza
New York , NY 10038-1598
General Phone: (212) 346-1200

Pace University-New York Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management1,024business, business management, operations management, non-profit management, business administration, accounting, accounting technology, managerial economics, entrepreneurship, ...
Education and Teaching914education, curriculum and instruction, educational administration, urban education, educational admin and supervision, special ed, education of hearing impaired, education of disabled, education of speech impaired, ...
Computer Science and Engineering373computer and info science, information technology, computer programming, data processing tech, information science, systems analyst, computer science, computer and media applications, computer networking, ...
Nursing and Emergency Medicine258registered nursing, adult health nursing, nurse practitioner, mental health nursing, various nursing
Law220law, US law, energy and environmental law
Therapy and Counseling192psychology, psychobiology, school psychology, clinical child psychology, psychology courses, communication disorders, substance abuse counseling, mental health counseling
Media188communication studies, media studies, journalism, advertising, publishing, communication and journalism
Liberal Arts163Latin American studies, women's studies, foreign language and literature, Italian language, Spanish language, English, speech and rhetoric, liberal arts and sciences, general studies, ...
Security and Law Enforcement91criminal justice and administration, forensic science
Science31biology, biochemistry, chemistry, physics
Drama and Performing Arts28drama, acting, theatre arts management
Medical Support and Technology26speech pathology, electrocardiograph tech, physician assistant, clinical lab tech
Office and Administration16data entry, office data entry
Fine Arts13fine arts, art history and criticism
Engineering Technician10telecommunications tech
Hospitality10hotel management
Medical Administration9health care administration, health care facilities management
Family and Social Work7human services, community organization
Conservation and Resource Management7environmental studies, environmental science
Art Studies5visual and performing arts, art studies
Religion and Philosophy1philosophy and religious studies
Photography and Commercial Art1commercial art, film studies
Design0interior design

Number of programs and degrees for Pace University-New York in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree1,63591
Master's degree1,49575
Award of less than 1 academic year2922
Postbaccalaureate certificate5428
Doctor's degree175
Associate's degree9911
Post-master's certificate4727
First-professional degree2041
First-professional certificate163

Pace University-New York Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pace University-New York had a total enrollment of 12,912 students (10,142 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 39%
Women 61%
Full-Time 99%
Part-Time 1%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 60%
Graduate 35%
First Professional 5%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 39%
Black 8%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 8%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 29%
(Foreign Students) 8%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 18%
20-21 18%
22-24 24%
25-29 16%
30-34 7%
35-39 5%
40-49 6%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Pace University-New York Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 73 %
Part-Time 20 %

Pace University-New York Room and Board (2007)

Pace University-New York offers campus housing for 3,176 of its 10,142 (full-time) students.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Pace University-New York Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal480580
SAT Math490590

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencerecommended
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT96%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Pace University-New York Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 31,357
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 31,357
Room and board $ 11,180
Books and supplies $ 800
Other expenses $ 1,848

Financial Aid:
Pace University-New York participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 279100)

Pace University-New York Faculty

Pace University-New York has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track2124
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1724

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year129$123,97162$108,068
Associate professoracademic year68$95,55957$90,109
Assistant professoracademic year27$72,22542$70,586
Lectureracademic year16$54,64814$54,784
All faculty totalacademic year240$105,478175$88,960

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Pace University-New York Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Football Northeast 10 Conference
Basketball Northeast 10 Conference
Baseball Northeast 10 Conference
Track Northeast 10 Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports244771

Pace University-New York Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Banking and Financial Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
Finance, General
Financial Planning and Services
Human Resources Management and Services, Other
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Marketing
Investments and Securities
Management Information Systems, General
Management Science, General
Marketing, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Organizational Behavior Studies
Retailing and Retail Operations
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Science
Computer Software Engineering
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Systems Security
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology

Conservation And Resource Management
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies

Interior Design

Drama And Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management

Education And Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Computer Teacher Education
Curriculum and Instruction
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Education, Other
Education/Teaching Individuals - Hearing Impairments
Education/Teaching Individuals - Speech or Language Impairments
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Mathematics Teacher Education
Physics Teacher Education
Reading Teacher Education
Sales & Marketing Oper/Marketing & Distribution Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, General
Teacher Education/Profess Development, Subject Areas, Other
Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
Urban Education and Leadership

Engineering Technician
Telecommunications Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Community Organization and Advocacy
Human Services, General

Fine Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

American/US Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence (LLM, MCJ, JSD/SJD)
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law (LLM, MS, JSD/SJD)
Law (LLB, JD)

Liberal Arts
Economics, General
English Language and Literature, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
General Studies
History, General
International Economics
Italian Language and Literature
Latin American Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Social Sciences, General
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech and Rhetorical Studies
Women's Studies

Mathematics, General

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Communication and Media Studies, Other
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other

Medical Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
Physician Assistant
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Family Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner
Nursing, Other
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing

Office And Administration
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art
Film/Cinema Studies

Religion And Philosophy
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General
Physics, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Forensic Science and Technology

Therapy And Counseling
Clinical Child Psychology
Communication Disorders, General
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
Psychology, General
Psychology, Other
School Psychology
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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