Pitzer College

1050 North Mills Avenue, Claremont, CA 91711-6101
Pitzer College (aka Pitzer, PTZ or PIT) is a non-profit, private higher education institution in Claremont, California.

PIT awards bachelor's degrees. The school has been accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities.

This school offers dual credit and study abroad programs. Secondary level Advanced Placement courses can qualify as credit towards a degree.

General Information

Main Phone: (909) 621 -8000 Website: www.pitzer.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 93
School Type: Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above Affiliation: None
Size: Small (1,000 - 5,000 students) Undergraduates: 1,111
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 8
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 24%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1

Admissions

Application Fee: $ 60


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Transcript
Recommendations
TOEFL

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 610 685
SAT Math 600 679

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 3,743
Accepted 903
Acceptance Rate 24%
Enrolled 272

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 96% Full-time 4% Part-time
Student Gender 38% Men 62% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

46% White 1% American Indian/Alaska Native
6% Black or African American 0% Multiracial
16% Hispanic/Latino 8% Asian/Oriental
0% Polynesian/Pacific Island 23% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 34% $ 4,893
Local Grant 19% $3,818
Institutional Grant 35% $ 28,726
Student Loans 33% $ 4,872

Majors & Degrees


Natural Resources and Conservation

Natural Resources Conservation and Research

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Environmental Science - - 4 - -
Environmental Studies - - 15 - -

Ethnic, Cultural and Group Studies

Area Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
French Studies - - 1 - -
Italian Studies - - 1 - -
East Asian Studies - - 0 - -
American (u.s.) Studies - - 1 - -
Asian Studies - - 0 - -

Ethnic, Minority, Gender, and Group Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Women's Studies - - 1 - -
Ethnic, Minority, Gender, and Group Studies - - 1 - -
African-american Black Studies - - 2 - -
Asian-american Studies - - 0 - -
Hispanic-american, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-american Studies - - 0 - -

Communication and Journalism

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mass Media Studies - - 14 - -
Speech Communication and Rhetoric - - 1 - -

Communication Technologies and Support Services

Audiovisual Communications Technologies Technicians

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Recording Arts Technology Technician - - 0 - -

Computer Information Sciences

Computer Science

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Computer Science - - 1 - -

Education

Educational Administration and Supervision

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Urban Education and Leadership - - 1 - -

Engineering

Engineering

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Engineering - - 0 - -

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

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Chinese Language and Literature - - 1 - -

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics - - 0 - -

Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services

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Linguistics - - 1 - -

Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

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Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics - - 0 - -
Spanish Language and Literature - - 7 - -
Italian Language and Literature - - 1 - -

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

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Russian Language and Literature - - 0 - -

Legal Professions and Studies

Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies

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American Us Law Legal Studies Jurisprudence - - 0 - -

English Language and Literature Letters

English Language and Literature

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English Language and Literature - - 14 - -

English Language and Literature Letters

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English Language and Literature Letters - - 0 - -

Rhetoric and Composition Writing Studies

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Creative Writing - - 1 - -

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology

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Molecular Biology - - 1 - -

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

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Neuroscience - - 6 - -
Neurobiology and Neurosciences - - 1 - -

Biology

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Biology Biological Sciences - - 6 - -

Zoology Animal Biology

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Animal Behavior and Ethology - - 0 - -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - - 4 - -

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Philosophy

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Philosophy - - 7 - -

Religion Religious Studies

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Religion Religious Studies - - 1 - -

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological and Physical Sciences

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Biological and Physical Sciences - - 1 - -

International Global Studies

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International Global Studies - - 8 - -

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

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Multi- Interdisciplinary Studies - - 4 - -

Systems Science and Theory

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Systems Science and Theory - - 3 - -

Science, Technology and Society

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Science, Technology and Society - - 0 - -

Human Biology

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Human Biology - - 9 - -

Psychology

Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Psychology - - 3 - -

Research and Experimental Psychology

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Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics - - 1 - -

Psychology

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Psychology - - 22 - -

Physical Sciences

Geological and Earth Sciences Geosciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Geology Earth Science - - 0 - -

Chemistry

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Chemistry - - 1 - -

Physics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Physics - - 1 - -

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Public Policy Analysis

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Public Policy Analysis - - 2 - -

Social Sciences

Political Science and Government

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Political Science and Government - - 0 - -
Political Economy - - 2 - -

Economics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Economics - - 8 - -

International Relations and National Security Studies

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International Relations and Affairs - - 1 - -

Social Sciences

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Social Sciences - - 4 - -

Sociology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sociology - - 12 - -

Anthropology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Anthropology - - 8 - -

Health Professions and Related Programs

Public Health

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Public Health - - 0 - -

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions

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Dance Therapy Therapist - - 1 - -

Public Health

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Public Health - - 0 - -

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions

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Dance Therapy Therapist - - 1 - -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
History - - 9 - -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Human Resources Management and Services

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Organizational Behavior Studies - - 10 - -

Business Managerial Economics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Managerial Economics - - 2 - -

Sports & Athletics

Yes No
Football
Basketball
Baseball
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