Pacific States University

Overview of Pacific States University

Students attend Pacific States University in Los Angeles, CA, a large city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Pacific States University degrees go up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in business and management, computer science and engineering.

Pacific States University Selectivity

Applicants to Pacific States University appreciate its open admissions policy.

Student Body

There are 213 students at the school (as of 2007-2008). Pacific States University has a large minority student population.

More complete details are provided below.

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Pacific States University
1516 S Western Ave
Los Angeles , CA 90006-4234

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Pacific States University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management73business, business management, accounting, accounting and finance, finance, international business
Computer Science and Engineering11computer and info science

Number of programs and degrees for Pacific States University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree143
Master's degree595
Doctor's degree11
Postbaccalaureate certificate101

Pacific States University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pacific States University had a total enrollment of 213 students (202 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 36%
Graduate 64%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Asian 10%
(Foreign Students) 90%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 8%
25-29 44%
30-34 27%
35-39 10%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%

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

(International Students)70%

Pacific States University Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 86 %

Pacific States University Room and Board (2007)

Pacific States University offers campus housing for 14 of its 202 (full-time) students.

(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.

Pacific States University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 13,400
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 13,400
Room and board $ 9,000
Room charge $ 5,400
Books and supplies $ 1,600
Other expenses $ 1,500

Financial Aid:
Pacific States University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3163300)

Pacific States University Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year8$39,0001*
No academic rankcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year8$39,0002*

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

Pacific States University Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting and Finance
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Finance, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

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Pacific States University Highlights

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What Sets Pacific States University Apart:

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% of degrees in computer science and engineering
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