School Overview

Pepperdine University is a Private, 4 years college located in Malibu, California. Pepperdine ranked 46th in National Universities and 15th in California Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 9,554 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Pepperdine's acceptance rate is 52.71% last year (undergraduate school).
Pepperdine University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Contact Information
Address24255 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90263
Admission Information
Online Application
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Pepperdine University is 52.71% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 16.39%. The application fees are $65 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate52.71 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)16.39 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

Pepperdine's 2022 tuition & fees is $59,702 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $37,420.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$59,702
Graduate Tuition & Fees$37,420
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 9,554 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 9,554 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Pepperdine has 3,459 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 6,095 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students9,554
Undergraduate Students3,459
Graduate Students6,095
Online Enrollment9,554

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs97 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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