To be eligible for admission to any program, an applicant must have a high school diploma or a general equivalency diploma (GED). Students who have completed an associate degree or above at an accredited institution may submit official college transcripts in lieu of a high school diploma or GED.
In addition to attestation of meeting the general requirements above, applicants to Pioneer Pacific College and Oregon Culinary Institute are required to take the Wonderlic SLE exam. The Wonderlic SLE exam measures basic skills in reading, writing and mathematics, and is used to ensure that applicants accepted have the requisite skills to meet the entrance requirements of the college.
To be eligible for admission to any program at Pioneer Pacific College or Oregon Culinary Institute, an applicant must earn a minimum aggregate score of 13 on the Wonderlic SLE. Applicants who do not receive a passing score on the Wonderlic SLE on their first attempt will be allowed to retest, using an alternate form of the same test, once without a waiting period. Any subsequent attempts must be separated by a minimum of 31 days.
Practical Nursing and Radiologic Technology students are required to take the program specific assessment test(s) regardless of prior post-secondary education or test scores.
At this time, Pioneer Pacific College/Oregon Culinary Institute does not participate in the student and exchange visitor information system (SEVIS) for the issuing of F, M or J visas. Certain other visas may allow students to attend post-secondary institutions. Please contact an admissions representative for more information.
For additional information regarding admissions requirements, feel free to call an Admissions Officer toll-free at 866-772-4636, or fill out and submit the Get Started form on this page.