Overview

Student Population
6,907
Pittsburg State University overview
Location Pittsburg, Kansas
Online pittstate.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Pittsburg State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Pittsburg, Kansas, Pittsburg State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,486 prospective students applied, and 2,168 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 995 enrolled in the school.  5,418 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,489 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $5,548 plus fees of $1,552. Pitt State is ranked 1175 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Moderate 
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ACT 19/25
GPA 3.3
Applications Accepted
87.2% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Kansas Resident Tuition
$5,548
In State Costs for Pittsburg State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$1,552
Room and Board $7,700
Budget for Other Expenses$3,766
Total One Year Cost$19,566
Out of State Tuition
$16,600
Out of State Costs for Pittsburg State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$1,552
Room and Board $7,700
Budget for Other Expenses$3,766
Total One Year Cost$30,618

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
49% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Pittsburg State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 20%
Business 19%
Engineering Technology 14%
Health Professions 7%
Communication 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=155681 IPEDS survey data for Pittsburg State University.