Pacific Union College

Angwin, CA 94508
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Pacific Union College is one of the one hundred thirty-eight private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in California. The campus is located in a rural area, in Angwin.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,229 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 204 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 139 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 68%). Every year 52% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Pacific Union College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $28,839, and fees were $630. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $28,839 and $630 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Number of Students1,229
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Seventh Day Adventists
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate68%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 21 60
Bachelor's degree 11 67
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 84.3%

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Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
05/30/1951 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
12/01/1968 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
04/01/1984 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT950 to 1150
ACT18 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$834/credit
In State Students$834/credit
Out of State Students$834/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$834/credit
In State Students$834/credit
Out of State Students$834/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $37,530 $37,530 $37,530
ADN 70 $58,380 $58,380 $58,380
BSN 125 $104,250 $104,250 $104,250
FNP 50 $41,700 $41,700 $41,700
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Pacific Union College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 37% $4,586
Other Federal Grant 24% $1,610
State Grant & Scholarships 33% $7,572
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 100% $14,317
Federal Student Loans 74% $6,337
Private Loans 32% $2,735


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$16,934
$30,001 to $48,000$19,627
$48,001 to $75,000$18,071
$75,001 to $110,000$20,996
Over $110,000$26,323

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Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.
Pacific Union College
One Angwin Ave
Angwin, CA 94508

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