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Dates, Time Commitment & Cost


Date: August 19 – August 31, 2018
Fee: $5,190 / session
Includes: Tuition of $4,895 and Registration Fee of $295 (assessed annually per student)

Tuition includes a single room, meals and materials, along with administrative and faculty support of extension assignments. Admission to PCBS is granted by receipt of an on-line or paper application accompanied by the Registration Fee, which is non-refundable. Upon receipt of the full fee amount, room reservations will be secured and you will be able to choose electives (2nd and 3rd year students) and to receive other communication from PCBS.

All classes, meals and rooms for PCBS students are located on the University of Washington campus, set in the scenic Pacific Northwest on the shores of Lake Washington. PCBS session attendees share a rich classroom experience while enjoying the natural beauty and excitement of one of the country's favorite tourist destinations.

Three resident sessions are held the last two weeks of August before Labor Day three consecutive years.
  2018        August 19 - August 31
  2019        August 18 - August 30
  2020        August 23 - September 4

Pacific Coast Banking School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, disability or age.

Earn MBA Credits:

In conjunction with the University of Washington, a PCBS graduate can earn credits toward an MBA. This must be arranged at the time of graduation from the program.

Time Commitment:

There are 3 resident sessions, 5 written extension assignments and 1 management report that are completed within an elapsed time of two years and two weeks. While each student is different, it takes an average of 20-30 hours to complete an extension assignment and approximately 100 hours to complete the management report. Extension work is completed between sessions, which involves completing assignments based on core class material and presentations. The extension assignment schedule is outlined below:


Between 1st and 2nd Resident Sessions

 Assignment  Due Date
 Assignment #1  October
 Assignment #2  December
 Assignment #3  February
 Assignment #4  March
 Management Report Proposal  May

Between 2nd and 3rd Resident Sessions

 Assignment  Due Date
 Assignment #5  November
 Management Report  April

Graduation is the last Friday of your third resident session.

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