Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia

Add Comparison
2019 Average Net Price
$27,419
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
15.2%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
64
100% Full-Time

About

Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is a higher education institution located in Philadelphia County, PA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia were .

In 2019, 191 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia. 95.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 4.71% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was black or african american (152 degrees), 6.91 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (22 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is $0, which is $−11,750 less than the national average for ($11,750).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is $0, which is $−11,750 less than the national average for ($11,750).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $27,419.

In 2019, 73% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 49% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Average Net Price

$27,419
2019 Value
1.97%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $27,419. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia grew by 1.97%.

This chart compares the average net price of Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia (in red) with that of other similar universities.

Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

73%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
49%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

73% of undergraduate students at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 5.19% with respect to 2018, when 77% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
15.2%
2017 Default Rate
68
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia was 15.2%, which represents 68 out of the 447 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment

Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia has a total enrollment of 64 students. The full-time enrollment at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is 64 students and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia, both undergraduate and graduate, is 81.3% Black or African American, 7.81% Hispanic or Latino, 6.25% White, 3.13% Asian, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Black or African American Female (76.6%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (6.25%) and White Female (6.25%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

100%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia, both undergraduate and graduate, is 64 students. The full-time enrollment at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is 64 and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia are enrolled full-time compared with 69.5% at similar .

This chart shows the full-time vs part-time enrollment status at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia (in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Retention Rate over Time

70%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia was 70%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (78%), Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia had a retention rate lower than its peers.

This chart shows the retention rate over time at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    52
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    5
  3. White
    4

The enrolled student population at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is 81.3% Black or African American, 7.81% Hispanic or Latino, 6.25% White, 3.13% Asian, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 40.5% White, 25.8% Hispanic or Latino, and 18.8% Black or African American.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduates

In 2019, 173 more women than men received degrees from Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is black or african american (152 degrees awarded). There were 6.91 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (22 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (191 degrees awarded).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia are Registered nurses (1,370,804 people), Medical & health services managers (143,726 people), Pharmacists (133,114 people), Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (128,961 people), and Physicians (98,309 people).

The most specialized majors at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia are Health (191 degrees awarded).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia are Surgeons, Physicians, Chief executives & legislators, Dentists, and Nurse anesthetists

The most specialized majors at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia are Health (191 degrees awarded).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,439,585 people), Outpatient care centers (221,078 people), Offices of physicians (213,822 people), Elementary & secondary schools (194,060 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (121,974 people).

The most specialized majors at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia are Health (191 degrees awarded).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree-majors recipients from bachelors degree programs at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

9
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
182
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 9 degrees were awarded to men at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia, which is 0.0495 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (182).

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 majors at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Male Majors

In false, 9 degrees were awarded to men at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia in Pre-Nursing Studies, which is 0.0495 times less than the 182 female recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Female Majors

In false, 182 degrees were awarded to women at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia in Pre-Nursing Studies, which is 20.2 times more than the 9 male recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Time to Complete

47%
100% Completion Time
77%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 47% of students graduating from Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 77% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 77% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
N/A
Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all , Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, N/A% of graduates (N/A students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    152 degrees awarded
  2. White
    22 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    9 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is black or african american (152 degrees awarded). There were 6.91 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (22 degrees).

0.524% of degree recipients (1 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Black or African American Female
    145 degrees awarded
  2. White Female
    21 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    9 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia is black or african american female (145 degrees awarded). There were 6.9 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (21 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart