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#17 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Overview

Student Population
9,274
Duquesne University overview
Location Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Online duq.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Duquesne University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Duquesne University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 7,231 prospective students applied, and 5,375 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,302 enrolled in the school.  8,867 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 407 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $39,992 plus fees of $0. Duquesne University is ranked 228 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

7/10
Overall
7/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
7/10
Value

Duquesne University is rated within the top 33% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

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Admission Standards
Difficult
Duquesne University overview
SAT 1130/1300
ACT 23/28
GPA 3.7
Applications Accepted
74.3% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$39,992
Costs for Duquesne University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $13,088
Budget for Other Expenses$2,200
Total One Year Cost$56,680

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$65,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
73% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Duquesne University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 31%
Health Professions 18%
Communication 8%
Education 8%
Social Sciences 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=212106 IPEDS survey data for Duquesne University.

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