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"

More complete details are provided below.

Disclaimer: Information on this page was not provided or commissioned by the featured school. Information has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the featured school.

Contacting Pardee Rand

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

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

You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Pardee Rand Highlights

(Details are provided further down on this page.)

What Sets Pardee Rand Apart:

% of degrees in family and social work
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Pardee Rand Male % of student body
Minority % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 18%Pardee Rand Minority % of student body

checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked On-campus library

Selected Employment Categories of Interest

Click occupation names for extensive details, including salary and other job data.

(Based on an automated mapping of degrees popular at Pardee Rand with government-defined occupation categories)

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.
Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104