Founded in 1865, Peirce College enjoys a strong and continuing reputation for providing quality education and practical up-to-date business training. It is one of the oldest Business Colleges in the United States. Its programs provide skills for immediate employment in the business world.
Peirce is located in downtown Philadelphia, the sixth largest city in the United States, in the heart of the business, cultural and historical districts. Philadelphia enjoys great historical and cultural diversity. Situated midway between New York City and Washington DC, Philadelphia boasts a lower crime rate and a more reasonable cost of living.
Peirce College does not provide on-campus housing. However, assistance may be available to help students in their search for off-campus accommodations. It is estimated that off campus housing will cost about $600 - $900 a month.
- Peirce offers a variety of groups and clubs including the international club, which sponsors many social and cultural activities.
- There are newly renovated buildings with state-of-the-art technology classrooms.
- Facilities include the Walker Center for Academic Excellence and the Peirce Library.