Pepperdine University

Malibu, CA
Christian college
Best value Bachelor's Degree in California

Questions and Answers

Alexandra A.
24 days ago
What percentage of current students are low income?
Sara E.
1 month ago
Is your online Masters in Psychology program COAMFTE or CACREP accredited?
Jaci U.
1 month ago
Are letters of recommendation required or suggested when applying?
Lillian Y.
1 month ago
Does your school have a study abroad program?
Jaci U.
2 months ago
Is a car recommended or necessary for out-of-state students?
Allison M.
2 months ago
For fully vaccinated students, are tests done weekly or just at the beginning of the semester?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Somewhat Selective (36% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

41% White
13% Hispanic
10% Asian
8% Black
4% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Human Resources (HR) Director112k
Executive Director104k
Marketing Manager88k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)75k
Human Resources (HR) Manager73k
Operations Manager71k
Financial Analyst67k
Based on 5,873 student responses
59.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
106.9kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
47%in High-Meaning careers
7%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$55,892 / year
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