Pardee Rand Graduate School Of Policy Studies

Overview of Pardee Rand Graduate School Of Policy Studies

Pardee Rand is found in Santa Monica, CA. Santa Monica is a small city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Doctoral degree at Pardee Rand.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in family and social work.

Pardee Rand Selectivity

Admission to Pardee Rand is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in.

Student Body

Students numbered 102 in 2007-2008 at the school. A very high share of students at Pardee Rand are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Pardee RAND Graduate School, the world's leading producer of Ph.D.s in policy analysis, combines analytic rigor with practical experiience. Working with senior RAND mentors on policy research provides PRGS fellows with the interdisciplinary training that equips them to tackle the critical problems of the day: justice, health, security, education, and poverty"

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Pardee Rand Graduate School of Policy Studies
1776 Main St
Santa Monica , CA 90407-2138

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Pardee Rand Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Family and Social Work36public policy analysis

Number of programs and degrees for Pardee Rand in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree271
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship91

Pardee Rand Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pardee Rand had a total enrollment of 102 students (99 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 51%
Asian 9%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 39%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
22-24 36%
25-29 42%
30-34 12%
35-39 6%
40-49 4%

Pardee Rand Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Santa Monica, 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.

Pardee Rand Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Pardee Rand participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1044100)

Pardee Rand Degree Programs (2007)

Family And Social Work
Public Policy Analysis

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What Sets Pardee Rand Apart:

% of degrees in family and social work
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Male % of student body
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Top 18%Pardee Rand Minority % of student body

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