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The University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh

The University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
(412) 624-4141

Founded in 1787, the University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university, which is near the center of the city, is located in Pittsburgh, PA. This university is the the fifth oldest and the fourth biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania. This university offers 60 certificates, 79 bachelors level degrees, 80 degrees at the masters level, and 68 degrees at the doctoral level to students. 28,823 students sought degrees from the 159 programs at Pitt in 2010. It offers subjects including biochemistry and writing. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits Pitt. It is one of 9 institutions with a medical school in Pennsylvania.

Admission

21,737 students applied to this university for admission in 2010. It admitted 59% of applicants or 12,825 students. About 52% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

21,737 students applied to this university for admission in 2010. It admitted 59% of applicants or 12,825 students. About 52% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 59%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 59%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 58%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this public university had 28,823 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this public university had 28,823 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 13835
  • Total Enrolled Female: 14988
  • Undergraduate Male: 9002
  • Undergraduate Female: 9369
  • Graduate Male: 4703
  • Graduate Female: 5749

Faculty Demographics

Pitt employs 5,718 faculty. Close to 84% of faculty are full-time, approximately 15% of faculty are part-time, and about 40% of instructors are women.

Faculty Demographics

Pitt employs 5,718 faculty. Close to 84% of faculty are full-time, approximately 15% of faculty are part-time, and about 40% of instructors are women.

  • Male: 3413
  • Female: 2305
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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