Peirce College

Peirce College

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Peirce College

Peirce College is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The campus is situated in a large city area and is home to 1,089 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How much does it cost to attend Peirce College?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Peirce College for an academic year is $15,060. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. 100% of undergraduate students at Peirce College receive financial aid.

What degrees are offered at Peirce College?

The degrees offered at Peirce College include "less than one year certificate", "one but less than two years certificate", "associate's degree", "bachelor's degree" and "master's degree".

What are the popular majors at Peirce College?

The most popular programs/majors at Peirce College include "Business Administration, Management and Operations", "Health and Medical Administrative Services"" and "Legal Support Services".

What is the graduation rate at Peirce College?

The graduation rate at Peirce College is 42%.

What is the debt of graduating Peirce College students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Peirce College students is $18,750 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $50,300.


College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio


Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

One but less than two years certificate

Associate's degree

Bachelor's degree

Master's degree



College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing


Location Setting

Large City

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid




This college has open admission policy

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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Peirce College for an academic year can be broken down into $14,400 for tuition, $660 for fees, $1,600 for books and supplies, - for room and board and - for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

Books and supplies$1,600
Room and board-
Other expenses-
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Peirce College has 1,089 undergradute students. 30% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 70% female.

Undergradute Enrollment


Enrollment by gender


30% men


70% women

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The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Peirce College is 42%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 25% compared to 50% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Peirce College is 50%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate by Gender


25% men


50% women

Retention Rate

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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Peirce College is $50,300 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $27,400 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $65,000.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years


Earnings Range After 10 Years

$27,400 - $65,000

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years


The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Peirce College is 84% compared to 16% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status


84% percent_working


16% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Peirce College include "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 56 graduates followed by "Health and Medical Administrative Services" with 28 graduates, "Legal Support Services" with 24 graduates, "Criminal Justice and Corrections" with 19 graduates and "Computer and Information Sciences, General" with 15 graduates.

Business Administration, Management and Operations56
Health and Medical Administrative Services28
Legal Support Services24
Criminal Justice and Corrections19
Computer and Information Sciences, General15

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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