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University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus


The University of Pittsburgh founded in 1787 is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United tates. As one of the nation's distinguished comprehensive universities the resources of the University constitute an invaluable asset for the intellectual economic and social enrichment of Pennsylvania while the international prestige of the University enhances the image of Pennsylvania throughout the world. The University's mission is to: Provide high-quality undergraduate programs in the arts and sciences and professional fields with emphasis upon those of special benefit to the citizens of Pennsylvania. Offer superior graduate programs in the arts and sciences and the professions that respond to the needs of Pennsylvania as well as to the broader needs of the nation and the world. Engage in research artistic and scholarly activities that advance learning through the extension of the frontiers of knowledge and creative endeavor. Cooperate with industrial and governmental institutions to transfer knowledge in science technology and health care. Offer continuing education programs adapted to the personal enrichment professional upgrading and career advancement interests and needs of adult Pennsylvanians. Make available to local communities and public agencies the expertise of the University in ways that are consistent with the primary teaching and research functions and contribute to social intellectual and economic development in the Commonwealth the nation and the world. he trustees faculty staff students and administration of the University are dedicated to accomplishing this ission to which they pledge their individual and collective efforts determined that the University shall continue to be counted among the prominent institutions of higher education throughout the world.

School Information

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260
P: (412) 624-4141
Calendar: Semester
Locale: City: Large
Open Admissions: Yes
Sector: Public, 4-year or above
Carnegie Basic: Research Universities (very high research activity)
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Accrediting Agency: Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Students & Faculty

Students
  • 33,082Total Students
  • 15,731Male Students
  • 17,351Female Students
  • 2,599Total Intl Students
  • 1,386Intl Male Students
  • 1,213Intl Female Students
Faculty
  • 13,965Total Faculty
  • 8,519Male Faculty
  • 5,446Female Faculty
  • 14:1Student/Fac Ratio
*All data is provided by the school or compiled from IPEDS as of May 2013

Available Scholarships

Displaying 1-6 of 6 results.
Award NameAmount 
Japanese Summer Language Study ScholarshipVariable
Japanese Studies Undergraduate Scholarship$2,000 USD
Japanese Iron And Steel Graduate Fellowship In Japanese Studies$10,000 USD
Chinese Tuition Remission ScholarshipsVaries
Graduate Student Assistantship at the University of Pittsburgh$4,000 USD per semester
Howard Heinz Social And Public Policy Fellowships$980 USD per month

Tuition Information

$ 25,540

Out of State Tuition

$ 1,110

Books & Supplies

$ 9,430

Room & Board

$ 3,060

Other Expenses

$ 39,140

Total

Admissions

22,616
total applicants

58%
admitted (13066)

17%
enrolled (3750)


SAT Scores:
25th-75th percentile
600-690
Math
570-680
Reading
560-660
Writing
ACT Scores:
25th-75th percentile
25-30
Composite
25-31
Math
25-32
English

Note: 25th-75th percentile ranges show the range of scores achieved by the middle 50% of students who were admitted to the school.


Other Requirements:
TOEFL?
Required
Admissions Test Scores?
Required
Other Test?
Neither required nor recommended
College Prep ?
Required
Recommendations?
Recommended

Degrees & Programs

Accounting
African Studies
African-American/Black Studies
Anthropology
Applied Mathematics, General
Arabic Language and Literature
Area Studies, Other
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Artificial Intelligence
Asian Studies/Civilization
Assistive/Augmentative Technology and Rehabilitation Engineering
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Biochemistry
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Bioethics/Medical Ethics
Bioinformatics
Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biostatistics
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry, General
Children's and Adolescent Literature
Chinese Language and Literature
Civil Engineering, General
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Clinical/Medical Social Work
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Corrections
Creative Writing
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis
Dental Clinical Sciences, General
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Dentistry
Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services, Other
Dietetics/Dietitian
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
East Asian Studies
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Economics, General
Education, General
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational Psychology
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Endodontics/Endodontology
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Engineering, General
Engineering, Other
English Language and Literature, General
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
English Literature (British and Commonwealth
Environmental Health
Epidemiology
European Studies/Civilization
Exercise Physiology
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Finance, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
French Language and Literature
Genetic Counseling/Counselor
Geography
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Geology/Earth Science, General
German Language and Literature
Gerontology
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health Law
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Historic Preservation and Conservation
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
History, General
History, Other
Human/Medical Genetics
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Immunology
Industrial Engineering
Information Science/Studies
Intellectual Property Law
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International Law and Legal Studies
International Relations and Affairs
Italian Language and Literature
Japanese Language and Literature
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist
Latin American Studies
Law
Legal Professions and Studies, Other
Legal Studies, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Library and Information Science
Linguistics
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Materials Engineering
Mathematics and Statistics, Other
Mathematics, General
Mathematics, Other
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
Medical Scientist
Medicine
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Microbiology, General
Mining and Mineral Engineering
Molecular Biology
Molecular Biophysics
Molecular Genetics
Molecular Pharmacology
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music, General
National Security Policy Studies
Neurobiology and Anatomy
Neuroscience
Nuclear Engineering
Nurse Anesthetist
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Organizational Behavior Studies
Orthodontics/Orthodontology
Orthotist/Prosthetist
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Petroleum Engineering
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmacy
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
Philosophy
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physical Sciences
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Administration
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
Public Health Education and Promotion
Public Health, Other
Public Policy Analysis, General
Reading Teacher Education
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Rehabilitation Science
Religion/Religious Studies
Rhetoric and Composition
Russian Language and Literature
Russian Studies
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Social Sciences, General
Social Sciences, Other
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Statistics, General
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Urban Studies/Affairs
Western European Studies
Women's Studies

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