Pitzer College

country rank  485
world rank  1348

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University Overview

Established in 1963, Pitzer College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Claremont (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), California. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Pitzer College (PZ) is a very small (EduListing enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Pitzer College (PZ) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 57 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this US higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym PZ
Founded 1963
Motto Provida Futuri
Mindful of the Future
Colours Orange and white

University Location

Address 1050 N Mills Avenue
Claremont (population range: 10,000-49,999)
91711-6101 California
United States
T +1 (909) 621 8000
F +1 (909) 621 8839

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office 1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont 91711-6101
+1 (909) 621 8208
800 748 9371

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Pitzer College's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Claremont Colleges
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020