Pace University students do more than keep pace; They Work Toward Greatness. Pace University is serious about academics but the school’s motto encompasses the entire student experience. Students define what greatness means to them through opportunities and experiences, and then gain the education to achieve it.
Pace University includes five schools and one college. More than 13,500 students are enrolled in 100 different undergraduate majors in 27 bachelor’s degree programs (and 3,000 courses), 47 master’s programs, and four doctoral programs. Majors with the highest enrollment include accounting, finance, and nursing. Disciplines with the highest pecentage of degrees awarded are business/marketing, health professions and related sciences, communication technologies, computer and information sciences, and education. Graduate degrees include the MBA, law degrees, and physician assistant, among many others. A number of joint degree programs with other universities are also available. Pace also has an undergraduate honors college and study abroad opportunities.
The 100+ year old university offers a lot of modern options for degree seekers including accelerated programs, distance learning, double major, dual enrollment, independent study, internships, study abroad, learning communities, and service learning.
Pace has an outcome oriented environment that produces results. Among points of pride:
- BusinessWeek ranked Pace among the top 50 colleges and universities in the U.S. in 2008 for graduates with the highest earning potential
- U.S. News and World Report’s “America’s Best Graduate Schools” 2009 survey ranked Pace’s part-time MBA program 26th in the nation
- U.S. News and World Report consistently ranks Pace’s Environmental Law Program 3rd in the nation
- U.S. News and World Report ranked Pace’s family nurse practitioner program 9th in the nation.