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Philadelphia University

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

PCTS Address

General info:(215) 951-2700
Financial aid office:(215) 951-2940
Admissions office:(215) 951-2800
University Homepage

Tuition + PCTS Housing

Meals Per Week:19

UGrad Application Fee: $40
Grad Application Fee: $40

Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:1501
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 3,250
# of Grad students: 822
Total Students: 4,072




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

97% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,820

30% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,475

92% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $5,419

72% receive student loans and the average amount is $4,512
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Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted %

71% men vs 70% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 1,462
Number of Women Applicants: 2,674
Number of Men Admitted: 1,045
Number of Women Admitted: 1,884

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors  Hide Majors

• Accounting
• Accounting Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations
• Architectural Engineering
• Architectural Technology/Technician
• Architecture
• Biochemistry
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biopsychology
• Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services Other
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Chemistry General
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Conservation Biology
• Construction Management
• Design and Applied Arts Other
• Design and Visual Communications General
• Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
• E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
• Educational/Instructional Technology
• Engineering General
• Environmental Design/Architecture
• Environmental Design/Architecture Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Fashion Merchandising
• Fashion/Apparel Design
• Fiber Textile and Weaving Arts
• Finance General
• Graphic Design
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Other
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Health/Medical Psychology
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration General
• Industrial Engineering
• Industrial and Product Design
• Information Science/Studies
• Interior Architecture
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• Landscape Architecture
• Marketing/Marketing Management General
• Mechanical Engineering
• Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
• Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Post-master's certificate
• Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Occupational Therapy/Therapist
• Organizational Communication General
• Organizational Communication General Award of less than 1 academic year
• Physician Assistant
• Pre-Law Studies
• Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
• Psychology General
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Taxation
• Textile Sciences and Engineering
• Textile Sciences and Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Environmental Science

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