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Alaska Pacific University
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  • 4 Year
  • ANCHORAGE, AK

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade unavailable
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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Alaska Pacific is an above-average private, Christian university located in Anchorage, Alaska. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 244 undergraduate students. The Alaska Pacific acceptance rate is 89%. Popular majors include Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies, Business, and Marine Biology and Oceanography. Graduating 45% of students, Alaska Pacific alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,200.

About

4101 UNIVERSITY DR
ANCHORAGE, AK 99508
Athletic Division
No data available  
Athletic Conference
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Alaska Pacific Admissions

Acceptance Rate
89%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
830-1115
ACT Range
17-26
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$20,426 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$13,692 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
7:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
91%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 11 responses
70%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 10 responses
70%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 10 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
9
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
2
Online Associates Programs
1
Online Bachelor's Programs
6
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    31%
  • On Campus
    50%
  • Online
    19%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
244 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
93
Undergrads Over 25
36%
Pell Grant
56%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 4 responses
  • Outdoor enthusiast
    100%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
74%
Poll
91%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 11 responses
Poll
91%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 11 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 5 responses
  • Hands on and small school
    40%
  • Hands on learning
    40%
  • Small school
    20%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
45%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 5 responses

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