Learning Environment

Outcomes-based learning, interactive teaching, mentoring, and academic support provide individual attention and opportunities for independent growth and leadership at Pine Manor College. PMC's co-curricular approach connects theory with practice through and innovative leadership program, internship placement, and extracurricular activities.

Degrees Offered

Pine Manor College offers the Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) degree, the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree, the Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree, and the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree.

Academic Programs

Over 50 areas of interest are offered within ten undergraduate majors at PMC. Majors include:

Also offered are Teacher Licensure programs and pre-professional preparation for medical school and law school.

Academic Resources

  • The Annenberg Library is part of a forty-two-library consortium giving students greater resources.
  • The Brown Learning Resource Center provides a wide array of academic support services for students.
  • The Career Development Center assists students in determining career and educational goals and coordinates activities related to individual career exploration and coordinates activities related to individual career exploration and development.


Sixty-six full and part-time faculty members teach at Pine Manor College. 75% of full-time faculty hold the highest degree in their field. 68% of full-time faculty are women. PMC student to faculty ratio is 10:1.

Academic Calendar

PMC's academic calendar is semester based, with the fall semester starting in September and ending in December and the spring semester starting in January and ending in May. Two optional summer sessions are also offered.

Class Size

91% of PMC classes have fewer than 20 students.

Educational Memberships and Affiliations