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Pensacola Christian College

English Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 20/16
Student Surveys
(in English)
36
Males: 9, Females: 27
Average Yrs. Completed: 3.4
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Pensacola Christian College
 B
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

New York University
 B+
Bob Jones University
 B
Harvard University
 B+
South Cheshire College
 B
University of California - Berkeley
 A-
Stanford University
 B+
University of Southern California
 B+
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.9 High
Actual difficulty:3.4 Medium
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

English:

I attended PCC from 1994 to 1999, plus six months of postgraduate work, graduating with a degree in Commercial Writing. I have to admit that I have mi...
PCC provides an excellent education. Certainly, PCC is not for everyone. The college is unique. But that quality lends itself to excellence. For...
I'm thankful for the lasting friendships I've made with godly people at PCC. I grew not only academically as a result of PCC, but more importantly, I ...
I was not prepared professionally for my field, even though I was told they would give me complete support in preparing me. Also, because the school i...
Pensacola Christian College is one of the strictest colleges in the states. A college professor told seniors to call the school a "military type schoo...
Please, please, please do not be discouraged by the numerous negative comments that you hear about PCC. I almost didn't go because I had heard so many...
I do not recommend PCC to anyone. It is a pseudo-fascist society dominated by the Administration and their "pets" who report anything which is agains...
Everything taught at PCC is taught from a Christian perspective. PCC's academic standard is considerably higher than that of the state university I pr...
The first thing to come to mind would be the Professors. I never had to wait to get an answer or outside help. The challenging course work often requi...
I have mixed feelings about PCC. It really is a great place to be if you want to avoid sin-- basically because there are so many restrictions there, s...
I love PCC. There is no better place! :)
PCC is a structured, sheltered environment. A lot of personal growth can happen there and it's not a bad place to go, although academically some prog...
PCC should be more forthright about the challenges that their refusal of accreditation poses for graduates. Also, students should be aware of a f...
Pensacola helped me greatly to prepare to teach in a Christian school. The internship was invaluable in preparing me for my first year. My advice is...
Suggestion: Read the other comments, pray really hard, and ask God what to do. If He says go to PCC, then go. It will not be easy. It will very, very ...
Learn as much as you can, but also include yourself in the extracurriculums they offer and the other students activities.
I attended PCC because it was one of 2 schools my parents would pay for. (Guess what the other one was? As it turns out, the other one was too expen...
PCC should be more forthright about the challenges its refusal of accreditation poses for its graduates. Also, prospective students should be aware...
Accreditation turns out to be a HUGE deal in the real world, as many of us who graduated have learned the hard way! PCC might try to downplay that fa...
PCC is a friendly campus where you can go and feel safe and make lots of friends. The faculty are caring and compassionate about their students; they ...
The college's strength was that it did force you to get your nose in your Bible if you wanted to do well in classes. Their weakness was that they did...
I love PCC so much. The people here are complaining about the rules but the rules are there to help and I appreciate them. I don't think it's at all h...
TO be painfully honest, this college SUCKED! I was forced to go here by my parents because they were brainwashed into thinking that this was a great ...
I am really thankful for the good education I received at PCC. One of the best opportunities I received was through their graduate program. After grad...
I really love PCC! I would definitely go there again if I had to do it all over again. God has used it greatly in my life. Please keep your attitud...
I really can't defend the actions of this school anymore. I think they just need to get the hint. I feel bad for all my friends there, do not go t...
To respond to the "lawyer" that commented about his inability to get into first tier law schools, I propose that his inability came as a result of his...
Pensacola helped me greatly to prepare to teach in a Christian school. The internship was invaluable in preparing me for my first year. My advice is...
I am really thankful for the good education I received at PCC. One of the best opportunities I received was through their graduate program. After grad...
I graduated from PCC this May fully aware of the fact that I now have a hard-earned degree in English (and minors in journalism and history) which m...
A minor peeve: they will steal your mail if they think it's "unchristian", especially bulk mail ads. This is a federal offense, yet the college gets a...
PCC attempts to control every aspect of the students' lives. At registration,students must sign a form saying that PCC has the right to open their ma...
it is a great school they serve calzones at lunch sometimes and they just got new pencil sharpners go hawks!!!
I think Pensacola Christian College is a pit of mire where students are constantly wallowing trying to get out.
Try applying to graduate school and be told that your degree is worthless. That will wake you up. I learned a lot of stuff, that's true; I hope it...
PCC taught me a great work ethic in the four and a half years that I was there, and they taught me to think for myself. This has only helped in the wo...
I loved PCC. I had a great social life, the academics were great. I always felt safe within their wisely chosen rules. Those who dislike the rules do ...
I'll be quick - classes were decent, campus was nice, some people were really great. Rules were beyond belief, and we were treated like kids. They c...
There are many pros and cons to Pensacola Christian College. There are several different groups of people. Everyone will find someone that he meshes w...
I attended three colleges before Pensacola Christian College.It was there that I found everything I had been seeking. God worked in my life and I expe...
When I graduated from PCC I felt a little like an underachiever. I thought maybe the school's standards weren't high enough academically to prepare me...
It's been almost 10 years since I graduated from PCC, and that seems like a fair amount of time to allow myself to accurately judge my experience ther...
Accreditation turns out to be a HUGE deal in the real world, as many of us who graduated have learned the hard way! PCC might try to downplay that fa...
Loved PCC! Best school in the world. I appreciate it so much.
Upon receiving my degree in English, I applied for the Library and Information Science Program at Wayne State University's Graduate School. I was acc...
PCC provides an excellent Christian based education in the field of your choosing. The courses are strenuous and enjoyable, and the teachers are alwa...
I find it fascinating that the college is so worried about this site that it has sent out a note to alumni, begging us to come here and write a positi...
I currently work with high school seniors, and I do not recommed PCC. It was a bizarre 4 years. There are so many rules they have that I feel hav...
This is a wonderfal university and I learned so much about my major. If you go you will learn to THINK thoughts you never even thoughted before. I t...
I loved PCC!
Clearly Satan hath asserted his wretched influence in sending me here, I humbly appeal to God for deliverance from this hell on earth. May the wicked...
Looking back, I consider my experience at PCC to be an overall negative one. I believe many of the prevalent attitudes are unedifying and, worse, unb...
Please, please, please do not be discouraged by the numerous negative comments that you hear about PCC. I almost didn't go because I had heard so many...
After attending a christian school in Canada since grade 3, I was familiar with the A Beka curriculum. I also took 2 years of video school in high sch...
Pensacola Christian College provided the ideal environment in which to explore philosophies of literature and language in the light of the one unchang...
PCC provides an excellent education. Certainly, PCC is not for everyone. The college is unique. But that quality lends itself to excellence. For...
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