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Point Park University

Pittsburgh, PA, USA
3.43 Average Rating
Point Park University is a private liberal arts institution located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is a doctoral-level university with a “selective” admissions process. Drama and theatre production, dance, and business support services are the most popular majors. The school operates The Pittsburgh Playhouse where students in the Conservatory of Performing Arts can be cast in professional performances.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
59%
Out of State Students
38%
0
100
65%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 995
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
4,224
Total Number of Undergrads
3,281
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
49%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
55%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$21,832
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$29,980
Out-of-State Tuition
$29,980
0
100
76%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%
Average Aid Per Year
$18,237
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
41%
59%
Student Organizations
50
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Pittsburgh
New York
Los Angeles
Philadelphia
Washington
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$37,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.43 Average Rating
This was my top choice College to attend. Not only is the dance program demanding and has what it takes to prepare a dancer to go on to a professional career, the photography program is flourishing to greater heights each year with amazing teachers.
Amanda from CT
I believe Point Park is an excellent University. The school has an amazing Dance and Performing Arts program there. The school as a whole is just great and I am so glad that I decided to go there.
Ashley from Duquesne, PA

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