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Pace University-New York

New York, New York
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Overview
Private not-for-profit
7,691 Undergraduates
84% Admissions Rate
City: Large
Mostly Women
Private
Expensive
Region: Northeast
Size: Small
Doctoral
Pace University-New York
1 Pace Plaza
New York, New York
10038-1598
(212) 346-1200
www.pace.edu

Pace University, a private university located in New York City, White Plains and Pleasantville, New York, is one of the top 180 institutions of higher education in the United States. Homer St. Clair and Charles Ashford Pace established Pace Institute in the early 1900s and taught students business and accounting. The school grew and today, there are three campuses throughout urban and suburban New York City. The school’s motto is “Opportunitas.” It offers associate, bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees, and students come from 48 U.S. states and 136 countries around the world. Notable alumni include journalist and film critic David Ehrenstein, Pixel CEO Kevin Huang, founder of the Enderle Group Rob Enderle, actress Michelle Borth, actor Bradley Cooper, actor Paul Dano, TV host Patrick Norton and former President and CEO of CBS Mel Karmazin. The school’s colors are blue and gold, its mascot is Setter and its teams are nicknamed the Setters. Its sports affiliations are NCAA Division II Northeast and Eastern College Athletic Conference. Varsity sports offered by Pace University include men’s football, baseball, basketball, cross country, lacrosse and swimming and diving, and women’s volleyball, lacrosse, swimming and diving, cross country, field hockey and basketball.

Location

The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. With an estimated 2017 population of 8,622,698 distributed over a land area of about 302.6 square miles , New York City is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban landmass and one of the world's most populous megacities, with an estimated 20,320,876 people in its 2017 Metropolitan Statistical Area and 23,876,155 residents in its Combined Statistical Area. More from Wikipedia...

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coffee score

96

restaurants score

Students
39%

Men

61%

Women

21

Average Age of Entering Students

77%

Live On Campus

445

New Transfer Students

Admissions
84%

Acceptance Rate

13%

Enrollment Yield

940-1160

SAT Range

18,470

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$31,040

Typical Cost

$43,986

Average Tuition

94%

Recieve Financial Aid

93%

Have Loans

$17,316

Median Debt

Academics
15.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

Accounting

Top Major

Campus Life

Dorm Food:

Standard

Clubs & Extracurriculars:

Important, many to choose from

Greek Life:

Important, many fraternities and sororities on campus

Party Scene:

Notable, known as a party school
Athletics
Basketball Conference:

Northeast 10 Conference

Track & Field Conference:

Northeast 10 Conference

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