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Private
Co-ed
7,022
Undergraduate
Students
(50.2%) 3,525 Women
(49.8%) 3,497 Men
7,777
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Most difficult
Overall Admission Rate
15% of 27,634 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 4

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.85
SAT Math
760-800 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
700-760 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
33-35 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$76,874
Tuition and Fees
$58,924
Room and Board
$15,550
Average Percent of Need Met
99%
Average Freshman Award
$47,549
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,342
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Not required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,080
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 11% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
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Campus Life

Pittsburgh Population
306,211
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Pittsburgh
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
55% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Scotty Dog
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
39.4% Asian
4.5% Black/African-American
11.0% Hispanic/Latino
5.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
32.0% White
8.1% Unknown
International Students
22.3% from 57 countries
First-Year Students Returning
97.3%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
76.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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