Overview

Student Population
4,224
Point Park University overview
Location Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Online pointpark.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Point Park University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Point Park University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,860 prospective students applied, and 3,152 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 640 enrolled in the school.  3,039 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,185 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $28,860 plus fees of $1,270. Point Park University is ranked 613 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Moderate 
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SAT 1060/1260
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.21
Applications Accepted
64.9% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$28,860
Costs for Point Park University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,270
Room and Board $11,100
Budget for Other Expenses$2,300
Total One Year Cost$44,730

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
50% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Point Park University students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 25%
Business 20%
Communication 14%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 11%
Education 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=215442 IPEDS survey data for Point Park University.