B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    A-
  4. Campus
    B
  5. Athletics
    NG
  6. Party Scene
    B-
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    B
  9. Dorms
    A-
  10. Campus Food
    A
  11. Student Life
    B
  12. Safety
    A
Prescott College is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
220 Grove Ave
Prescott, AZ 86301

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
70%
SAT Range
900-1150
ACT Range
19-27
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
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Test Scores and GPA for Prescott College

Cost

Net Price
$24,354/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $17,598/ year
  • $30-48k
    $19,469/ year
  • $49-75k
    $22,352/ year
  • $76-110k
    $27,390/ year
  • $110k+
    $32,520/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
64%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.14 responses
57%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.14 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.14 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
304Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
27%
Pell Grant
54%
Varsity Athletes
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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
85%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life.19 responses
Poll
100%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports.19 responses
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$35,200/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
30%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
86%
National
83%
71%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.7 responses
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So far my college experience here at Prescott College has been great! I have small class sizes, so one on one with the professor is easy. What makes my school unique is how hands on we are in our classrooms and curriculum. our courses aren't strictly lecture based, actually they rarely are. My classes are really interactive and offer flexibility in your learning style. I would definitely choose my school if i could do it all over again, the only thing i would change would the orientation offered at the school was somewhat difficult for me. Because my school is outdoor based and environmentally conscious, out orientation is a three week backpacking trip that I wasn't nearly prepared for. But otherwise our classes are really informative and after we learn as much as we can we go outside or act out what we learned in real life whether its about math, animal behavior or sciences.
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Prescott College gives you the unique experience that no other college can offer. They do this by having excellent faculty who teach through experiential education. For example, someone that is studying Adventure Education or Outdoor Recreation is not qualified to graduate until they have completed the Adventure Education Semester, which involves learning and teaching others skills such as backpacking, rock climbing, whitewater rafting, and so on. Prescott College has a sensational Environmental Studies program, which is what I am in currently. I hope to obtain an emphasis in my course of study in Wilderness & Parks Management.
This is a very pro - liberal college. I like it because the faculty are so helpful. They all have good idea and have been very willing to go the extra mile to see me graduate!