StudentsReview :: Pensacola Christian College (Religion/Religious) - PCC Undergraduate Ratings
-or-
Search for Schools by Region
 

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Bob Jones University -- Greenville, SC
Liberty University -- Lynchburg, VA
Indiana University -- Bloomington, IN


  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.


Pensacola Christian College

Religion/Religious Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 54/28
Student Surveys
(in Religion/Religious)
82
Males: 56, Females: 26
Average Yrs. Completed: 3.2
 

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:3.5 Medium
Actual difficulty:3.5 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

Religion/Religious:

When I went to PCC I understood that it was a school with high social standards. There were many rules. I understood those rules to stand supreme, whe...
PCC is not for everyone, but you have to remember that an education is not your social life, it is an education. I believe that I received a quality ...
PCC is an excellent choice to enhance both in character and academia. The professors expect excellence and give of themselves to help students reach a...
I went to PCC in 2000 Fall Semester. God what crazy, stupid choice that was.I didn't know that I'd have to have at least 2 other girls to chaperone me...
Those considering attending PCC must come with prior understanding and acceptance of their rules. Don't go if you do not want to abide by those rules...
I am embarrassed to admit I went to this school. I was there for one semester, and it was awful. Thank God I got out of there, and found a church w...
PCC stressed a spirt of excellence. That spirit carried over into my personal life, academic life, professional life, and interpersonal relationships...
I realized after it was too late that everything the college representatives told me was just for show. Instead of educating, they tried to indoctrin...
The Lord is Sovereign. And this is how I would heartily recommend PCC When I choose PCC I was in the will of God and so had peace in doing so. Fu...
I got my job specifically because I graduated from PCC. I recommend that you get as much extra experience as possible in your field of interest durin...
As a typical fundamental christian high schooler, I was strongly encouraged (to say the least) to attend a fundamental christian college. I veiwed ...
This college is great if you like to believe what everyone tells you, rather than having your own oppinion. It's cheap. Most students are friedly, ex...
Great place to study. Not the place to go for a great social life. What is the puprose of college?
The worst experience at PCC consisted in taking courses under Dr. Joel Mullenix. The most rewarding aspect was taking courses under Dr. Jerry Hullinge...
Pensacola Christian College was the best decission I have ever made. Yes, the rules are strict but in order to make it in this world one must have di...
Pensacola Christian College gave me a very well rounded education! They prepared me for any aspect of life that may come my way. They also helped to d...
I went to PCC knowing that there would be some rules that I disagreed with. I was able to learn while at school, and I was also able to enjoy my time...
PCC claims to be a christian Liberal Arts College, however if one should study what a liberal arts education is in actuality, they would discover that...
Find out what you are getting into before you go!
PCC is good if you really want a strict Christian college and are not worried about accredidation. PCC is not good if you think for yourself and pl...
PCC has a lot of rules--many make sense, many don't. I knew them before I went. I agreed to abide by them before I went. If you go in with a positi...
I have come to find that PCC has lied in so many instances to advance their own pursuits. Many have commented on lack fo accreditation, brainwashing,...
great college! want my children to attend!
I attended PCC for two and a half years and for the most part those years were spent in fear. You could be written up for pretty much anything. My s...
PCC helped me to develop character and responsibility in my life. These lessons are universal principles that can be applied to any profession and are...
When I first applied to come to PCC, my friends and relatives immediately tried to make me change my mind by telling me all these horror stories of st...
PCC is very demanding in its scholastic schedule. Many activities will pile up toward the end of the semester. The administration expects a lot of the...
Pensacola Christian College provides discount education (although the scholarships available at state or community colleges often make them a less exp...
I think that PCC was a great place to go for college. It is not for everyone, for not everyone is disciplined enough to handle the strict environment....
Understand that PCC will not provide a Bible major with the tools they need to minister to their people in a manner that is consistent with Scripture.
Great place to go to study. Not the place to go if all you want to do is play.
The teachers at Pensacola Christian College knew what the ministry was like, because they were involved in it themselves. I didn't realize how much t...
Yes, the college is strict. It is definitely not for everyone or for the matter, most people. The thing I hate the most is the fake atmosphere. Most o...
To be quite blunt and honest, PCC did more harm for me than good. One example of what they will do - they sent an e-mail to all their favorite alumni ...
I have come to find that PCC has lied in so many instances to advance their own pursuits. Many have commented on lack of accreditation, brainwashing, ...
This is a great school!!! Life, and college, is what you make of it. There is always something you would change, but there's no better place to get ...
I thought I was prepared to go out into the real world, but I wasn't. Even though I had plenty of data entry and other office type experience from wo...
PCC was a wonderful place for me to attend college. I loved the atmosphere, the facilities, the friendships, the classes, and the hands on experience...
This school is scarry!!! I live in the real world, not some make believe world and I know that in real life you will have contact with the opposite se...
Most people that have truly experienced PCC know it to be a great institution that is commited to training God's servants to be more effective for Him...
PCC and PTS helped me to better grasp and understand the Bible. I learned Hebrew and Greek and how to use those tools. I have since found this knowl...
Excellent school, great Christian environment with excellent academics. I will send my children eventually.
The teachers at Pensacola Christian College knew what the ministry was like, because they were involved in it themselves. I didn't realize how much t...
I think that PCC was a great place to go for college. It is not for everyone, for not everyone is disciplined enough to handle the strict environment....
PCC provides a great balance of Christian security and academic excellence.
My college experience was very good, and it has helped a great deal in many areas in which I serve. One thing I regret doing was staying longer at ...
The reason I transferred to PCC is because it was cheap. For that, it was a blessing. . . initially. Their advertised bottom line was not their actual...
PCC tought me to be balanced in my approach. I do not know of a finer Liberal Arts Christian college anywhere for preparing young people to achieve s...
My time at Pensacola Christian College was life changing for me. I grew spiritually and was challenged academically. I got the training that I needed ...
Overall I give PCC a good recommendation. You will receive a quality education at a very affordable price. The campus is beautiful. You will have the ...
As a pastor, it is hard for me to openly condemn fellow Christians, but in this case, I feel it is the right thing to do. After being asked by the co...
My perspective is that of the town student. I never would of made it living on campus with all of the issues involved there. My best memories are of ...
I went to PCC for the Bible program. I knew that the college was not accredited before I attended, but in my particulair field it was not going to be...
PCC stressed a spirt of excellence. That spirit carried over into my personal life, academic life, professional life, and interpersonal relationships...
Many people will tell you they had a great experience at PCC, that they did not have trouble with the disciplinary system, that their degree was helpf...
Despite claims to the contrary, the administration at PCC is not at all interested in educational excellence. They are simply interested in faculty a...
PCC provided an incredible environment for spiritual and intellectual growth. Because they are the most affordable Christian liberal arts college, th...
College gave me the tools and foundation for further study to gain the knowledge and experience that I need for my work and life.
The school is not accredited. They will not give you a straight up answer about this. But know that you may have difficulty getting into graduate sc...
I enjoyed my time at Pensacola Christian. I am no angel, but I did escape any major disciplinary actions. A key is to not have to brag about "illega...
Everyone talks about the rules. Yes there are rules, but you know that going in and everyone is abiding by the same ones so they are not a big deal. ...
As stated above in the survey, I feel PCC offered excellent academics that thoroughly prepared me to enter the ministry. Coupled with a disciplined e...
To be totally honest I wasn't sure whether or not to post a postive comment or a neutral commment. This post will be a "Neutrative" comment. To start ...
I really enjoy the Christian environment this college provides. We have regular chapel, which helps me keep my focus on God, and our hall meeting are ...
great student body very diverse with an average faculty overall but outstanding teachers in several key fields. very easy to adjust. the rules are not...
My perspective is that of the town student. I never would of made it living on campus with all of the issues involved there. My best memories are of ...
This college will either break you or make you a better person. It will definately teach you to put up with nonsense. There are some top-rate people...
My college has been extremely helpful. They send me materials for the ministry without bias or slant toward themselves. They also are very reachable...
The environment was very conducive to learning, and was like a little city to itself, yet very involved in community.
Pensacola Christian College offers the best value in liberal arts education based upon a Christian worldview. In the 1990's, tuition, room, and board...
Pensacola Christian College focuses on training you in two areas: academically through your major and spiritually through the Campus Church and chapel...
Short version: Take my word for it: DO NOT come to PCC. Longer version: Many people who have, over the years, posted negative comments all over the in...
I absolutely loved my experience at PCC. I can't think of anything that has hurt me or that I might have known or done differently. While I know tha...
I loved my time at the school. It was the time of spiritual growth for me because the environment was condusive to spiritual mindedness. The friends I...
First, I would like to direct everyone to the comment made by the first year female made on October 3, 2008. Her's is the exact kind of condescending...
PCC is a great school with a heart for God. Anyone who has a sincere desire to get away from the overwhelming temptations of most teen environments p...
This is from a BIBLE major! PCC is NOT the place to go. Their self-absorbed "doctors" of ministry think they have a monopoly on Biblical interpretat...
PCC helped tremendously in preparing me for "life" after college. I not only met my beautiful wife, who is expecting a child, but I was able to immedi...
Food is the best college food I have ever had. The atmosphere was so friendly that at times it seemed almost like a utopia.
I am very glad I went to Pensacola Christian College. It gave me many tools for life outside of college: working with people, a successful marriage, r...
There were things at PCC that I did not understand or always agree with but if you are honest, you will find that at any place. You will never find an...
Pensacola Christian College is a good college. This college had good courses & helped me to think about what I believe. I learned a lot at this col...
I would recommend PCC, although some may have a harder time with the rules if they are not used to a disciplined environment. Presently I work at a p...
This is a great school! They are a Christian College with a Baptist heritage. They have a goal to train Chistian young people to be active and a great...
There is only so much you can learn about actual local church ministry while being in the class room. I found that I have learned so much more being ...
The academics and facualty are great, but unless you are a strict, independent, fundamental Baptist with moral standards more strict than Jesus himsel...
PCC is an awesome college but you have to have the desire to attend there although their rules can be demanding if you look at why they have those rul...
This school is a great school for people who want to be there. It is not a reform school for parents to send college-age children to get them in line...
Having attended and graduated from PCC as a Bible major, there are several areas I feel qualified to speak about with regards to my alma mater. If ...
PCC helped me to develop character and responsibility in my life. These lessons are universal principles that can be applied to any profession and are...
Pensacola Christian is an outstanding college with an obvious commitment to excellence. They have state of the art facilities and equipment, qualified...
PCC was not my first choice. As a matter of fact I made fun of PCC and its seemingly trite "Catch the Spirit" DVD and imitation Southern Gospel Music...
PCC is a solid institution. It's not perfect, but no college is. The faculty and staff genuinely want to do what is right and to stick to the Bible. I...
Pensacola Christian College has positivly helped me to work hard in all I do. It doesn't matter if I am working my church or working my "secular" job....
My years at PCC where the best years of my life. Yes the it was hard adjusting to the rules, but rules are a part of life. PCC is a great school and...
PCC has terrific educational training and more importantly, wonderful character training and spiritual guidance.
PCC was an awful place. They actually used to come around with rulers to measure that men and women didn't sit any closer than 6 inches apart. I made ...
I'm trying to find a seminary which will accept graduates of PCC because I truly need more preparation for ministry. I don't want to stay through Pen...
The teachers at Pensacola Christian College knew what the ministry was like, because they were involved in it themselves. I didn't realize how much t...
PCC is not for everyone, but with God's help you can make it through the rules and demanding environment. God did a tremendous amount of work in my l...
PCC provides a great environment for a Christian student who needs positive peer-influence and structure in his/her life. If you are now willing to s...
College has definitely helped me. Students need to know that it is possible they may have to move from the area they grew up in order to get a job in...
PCC claims to be a christian Liberal Arts College, however if one should study what a liberal arts education is in actuality, they would discover that...
I grew up in both the HS and the College. I wish I could give a positive report to what has been my life. Since having left I realize that what they t...
I have been very appalled at what I read. I will not mention any names or specific reviews as requested, but I must say, your'e right, PCC is not for ...
Pensacola Christian College was the best decission I have ever made. Yes, the rules are strict but in order to make it in this world one must have di...
The school is a great place to attend. I would reccomend that you know all of the rules before you come. If you can submit to authority, then you will...
College gave me the tools and foundation for further study to gain the knowledge and experience that I need for my work and life.
My perspective is that of the town student. I never would of made it living on campus with all of the issues involved there. My best memories are of ...
The college helped me greatly to form character that is needed in everyday life tasks.
I was one of the very few who got a "female" missions degree in PCC.(1983) Just based on this information, some people will guess correctly my identit...
I was very happy with the education I received at PCC. I have now served as a missionary in West Africa for 12 years and feel that I was as well prep...
PCC offers a unique education. Along with a very high academic standard, students are equipped to view the world with a Biblical perspective. In add...
I attended PCC for two and a half years and for the most part those years were spent in fear. You could be written up for pretty much anything. My s...
I went here because I didn't believe it could really be "that bad." I wanted a religious education and the price was right. All I could afford actuall...
This school is not accredited. They told us as young students that this was not important. Now, 19 years later with a career in business and banking...
I loved my years at PCC. The Lord used those years to draw me closer to him and prepare for service. PCC helped me to develop discipline in my life an...
PCC helped prepare me for the ministry in many ways. Through their Christian service programs, I was able to put what I was learning in the classroom...
I was smart enough to major in Missions with a Teaching English minor so that I wouldn't have to student teach at PCA. I enjoyed 9 years in the classr...
Thanks for doing this! Pensacola Christian College is a wonderful place for education and environment. May GOD bless you:)
Recognize that the rules are strict, but are there to provide a safe environment for all people. Go with an open mind that you don't have to go to th...
Know what you are getting into. Ask for a rule book to be sent to you before you make your final decision. That should tell you something. PCC is...
PCC gave me a good education. However, it was very tough working for them. They do not show much compassion to their employees, especially to studen...
I can't write anything truly different about PCC then has already been written by the negative commenters except for this: they will keep any mail the...
PCC is a great place to study. Keep in mind that you are going to college for an education, not to party and you will be fine. Keep in mind that rul...
Basic Tenets of My Understanding of College 1. No matter where you go, there will be rules. 2. No matter where you go, there will be: jerks, dorks,...
The positives about Pensacola Christian are obvious. Beautiful, state-of-the-art campus and facilities, wholesome atmosphere, excellent academics. The...
PCC helped me to develop character and responsibility in my life. These lessons are universal principles that can be applied to any profession and are...
I was not a student at PCC. In fact, I never sought to attend. Rather, I am a teacher and associate pastor who attended PCC's (and Abeka Books') sum...
Affordable, Safe, and Spiritually Minded Campus
I believe that PCC is a great place to learn and grow in disicple and Bible. I mat my hope to be bride and God is Blessing me and the School. I love t...
PCC has great academics, the teachers are awesome. Of course there are a lot of things to get used too, but that's part of all life! So I think it's...
I got a great educational foundation for my field of service. It is not a perfect college because it is made up of imperfect people.
If I had the choice to do over again I would have looked at more colleges. I don't know if I would have picked a different one, though. I would never ...
PCC was great to me for both undergrad and grad school. It has prepared me for my work. It has also provided a solid foundation as I now work toward...
Pensacola Christian College did have a lot of restrictions on what I could and could not do in certain areas and I did not necessary like them, but th...
PCC has helped me tremendously. I feel I was thoroughly prepared for not only the ministry but life itself. The lessons I learned there, both good a...
Pensacola Christian College is not the same school I graduated from in 1988. Before there was a spirit of service, now there is a spirit of arrogance...
Excellent Education, controlled safe environment, positive preparation for the future with a comphrehensive Christian worldview.
I feel that the education PCC provides is exceptional. In my organization I am frequently called on to speak publicly and write copy for publication....
Short version: Take my word for it: DO NOT come to PCC. Longer version: Many people who have, over the years, posted negative comments all over the in...
To be quite blunt and honest, PCC did more harm for me than good. One example of what they will do - they sent an e-mail to all their favorite alumni...
The decision to attend college is a very important decision for every high school graduate. Most Christian high school graduates should make the deci...
PCC has greatly prepared me for my career. I would do it all over again.
For anyone concerned with accreditation. It can be an obstacle, but it's not insurmountable. I was able to earn a commission with the U.S. Air Force...
If one decides to attend PCC, one had better be prepared. It is an unusual college, with different bizarre policies. So far, I have enjoyed the progra...
My choice to attend PCC was the right choice for me and I am glad that I made it. It is not for everyone and each individual should know in advance w...
The schools education overall is great. The teachers for the most part, are helpful and want to aid the students. However the student life treats the ...
This is a wonderful college, but you must be prepared to submit to many, many rules!
I love this school! The president really cares about the students and listens to their suggestions. It is a great place to grow spiritually, emotiona...
I am going to disregard the admonition not to reply to other posts and reply to my own post. Currently, it is the most recent post about PCC on this s...
This was a great college for my major if you want to go somewheres cheap this is it. It doesnt cost hardly anything. Mostly what you learn about is ...
This college has definitely held me back MUCH more than it has helped me in any way. It did not even help to prepare me for life, much less my job. ...
PCC was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I found an environment that was both professional and personal. The instructors were well-rounde...
My college has helped me with the complexities of dealing with people and work related problems. It has helped me to think analytically, and patientl...
I really enjoyed going to PCC. The campus was beautiful, the facilities very modern and user-friendly and the classes were academically challenging. ...
I had a great experience at college here. I learned and grew a lot, academically, socially, and spiritually. A lot is made of the rules here, but th...
The college experience contributed little to understanding the adjustments necessary and common in the rest of the world. The college environment see...
Dorms are over crowded. Food is mediocre. Very controlling enviroment. Use id card to leave campus. The school is not accredited so there are numer...
PCC is not for everyone, but I am tired of people who attend for four years and then do nothing but bash the school. There are rules. there are rules...
PCC has helped me in many ways to prepare for my future. With a top notch education and dedicated faculty, it provided me with the resources needed to...
I recevied a good education from PCC as well as the Masters Program. PCC is not for everyone, there is a fine line between rules and legalism, and fr...
After being gone a while, I realize I was brainwashed. It is like Stockholm Syndrome - the best way I can explain it. You are scared of hellfire if ...
A lot of people bash PCC about the rules, but it's really a good school. As long as you have a good attitude and don't mind wearing polos, you'll do f...
Compare PCCSave PCC

Top Religion/Religious Colleges (Similar)

#University
Rating
1
Bob Jones University  
B+ 7.6
2
Pensacola Christian College  
B+ 7.5
3
Trinity College of Florida  
B 7.0

 

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→
• Boston Apartment lease: Watch out!

Are you a student and about to sign the very first lease in your li... more→

• What college is right for you?
When thinking about their choices for colleges, many students and pare... more→