Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg, Kansas

Pittsburg State University Overview

Student population

Address1701 S Broadway
Pittsburg, KS
School Websitewww.pittstate.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Pittsburg State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Pittsburg, Kansas that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,418 students applied to Pittsburg State University. Of those students, 2,166 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Pittsburg State University was $5,694, in addition to fees of $1,604. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Pittsburg State University.

Pittsburg State University has a 52% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Pittsburg State University Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The Pittsburg State University acceptance rate is 90%. To put this into perspective, 2,166 of the 2,418 students who applied to Pittsburg State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Pittsburg State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Pittsburg State University had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Pittsburg State University was between 18 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Pittsburg State University as part of their application.

Pittsburg State University Cost

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Pittsburg State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $5,694. Combined with fees of $1,604, room and board costs of $7,778, other expenses of $3,826 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $18,642 in tuition.

Students at Pittsburg State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Pittsburg State University was $4,727 last year, with 40% of students being awarded federal aid.

Pittsburg State University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Pittsburg State University.

Pittsburg State University has a good gender split, with 49% of undergraduates being female and 51% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Kansas residents; in fact, 65% of all students reside in Kansas. However, 34% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Pittsburg State University is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Pittsburg State University Popular Majors and Programs

EDUCATION
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
ENGINEERING/ENGINEERING-RELATED TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
PSYCHOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES

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