Pace University is a private university offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs across business and liberal arts. The university prepares more than 13,000 students a year for success in their chosen careers. Named one of the top 20 universities in the country to make you rich, Pace University has one of the most expansive career service programs in New York. The school as a strong track record of placing graduates in successful internships, with more than 1,200 students interning in the entertainment, finance, high tech, and nonprofit arena.
- College Type: Private
- Program Type: 4-Year College
- Campus Size: Large (over 5,000 students)
- Campus Type: Urban
First known for exceptional business programs, Pace University now includes a wide array of degree programs, including the arts, computer science, education, and health care, plus a competitive performing arts department. Students also enjoy participating in the Actors Studio Drama School, as well as leading-edge programs in online security, psychology, media, forensics, and communications. Pace’s environmental law program is also highly regarded.
Students attend courses in one of two campuses. The New York campus is located in Manhattan’s Financial District, while the Westchester campus is more suburban. Undergraduate students can live on either campus, and participate in their choice of 70+ student organizations, as well as fraternities and sororities. The school competes in NCAA Division II sports, including men’s baseball, basketball, cross country, football, lacrosse, swimming and diving, as well as women’s basketball, cheerleading, cross country, dance soccer, softball, swimming & diving, and volleyball. Students have access to outstanding athletic facilities, including an eight-lane swimming pool and dance studio.