Prescott College

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Prescott College

220 Grove Ave
School Setting City: Small: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population less than 100,000.
Geographic RegionSouthwest AZ NM OK TX
PresidentKristin Woolever, Ph.D.
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is NOT part of a system or corporate entity
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPrivate not-for-profit institution - A private institution in which the individual(s) or agency in control receives no compensation, other than wages, rent, or other expenses for the assumption of risk. These include both independent nonprofit schools and those affiliated with a religious organization.
Dual credit Yes
Calendar system Semester
A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores Required

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 1,065
Number of Men 400
Number of Women 665
Percentage Women62%
Percentage Men38 %
Full-time Students 704
Part-time Students 361
Number of Applicants 491
Number of Admitted 400
Admissions Rate 81%
Full-time Retention Rate (2012) 73%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 8 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $27,408
Books and Supplies $720
On Campus Room and Board $6,866
In-state Fees $1,412
Out of State Tuition $1,412
Application Fee $25
Estimated Total$37,843

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 84%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$9,602
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 37%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,885
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 46%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,363
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 72%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $9,592
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The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesBachelor’s Degree
yesPostbaccalaurate Certificate
yesMaster’s Degree
yesPost-Master’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Education, Other55
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other36
Elementary Education and Teaching29
Psychology, General25
Secondary Education and Teaching23
Environmental Studies21
Counseling Psychology15
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other14
Conservation Biology9
Early Childhood Education and Teaching8
Art Therapy/Therapist6
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other6
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)6
Community Organization and Advocacy5

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree192
Master's Degree69
Postbaccalaureate certificate26

Additional Services

yesAcademic/career counseling service

Sports and Athletics

Tel / Fax (928) 776-5137
Institution’s internet website address
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.