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Point Park University

Pittsburgh, PA
University Website: www.pointpark.edu
Apply Online: https://pointweb.pointpark.edu/ics/Admissions/
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Point Park University is a liberal arts university in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Formerly known as Point Park College, the school name was revised in 2004 to reflect the number of graduate programs being offered.

Point Park University is a comprehensive master’s level university with a strong liberal arts tradition, and is located in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh. Point Park enrolls approximately 3,900 full-and part-time students in 87 undergraduate programs and 13 graduate programs offered through its School of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and the Conservatory of Performing Arts.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $22,900.00 avg tuition

201 Wood St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1984
(412) 391-4100

Apply online Admissions:
www.pointpark.edu/Admissions
Financial Aid:
www.pointpark.edu/Admissions/Cost..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Point Park University

Statistics:
Applied 3,357
Admitted 2,503 75%
Enrolled total 491
Full Time: 488
Part Time 3
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 470 570
SAT Math 440 540
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 450 560
ACT Composite 20 25
ACT English 20 26
ACT Math 18 24
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 75%
4-year graduation rate 41%
6-year graduation rate 53%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Required
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Point Park University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $22,900.00 $22,900.00 $22,900.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $820.00 $820.00 $820.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $650.00 $650.00 $650.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $13,050.00 $13,050.00 $13,050.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $720.00 $720.00 $720.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $725.00 $725.00 $725.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $9,720.00 $5,900.00 $2,060.00
Other Expenses $3,840.00 $2,260.00 $2,060.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $30.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 99%
Percent receiving grant aid 98%
Avg amount of grant aid $14,729.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 94%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,393.00

Point Park University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Biotechnology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
Marketing, Other X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Advertising X
Broadcast Journalism X
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other X
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia X
Journalism X X
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Photojournalism X
Public Relations/Image Management X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other X
Information Technology X X
EDUCATION
Biology Teacher Education X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Drama and Dance Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X X
Education, Other X X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Social Science Teacher Education X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician X X
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other X X
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other X X X
Engineering/Industrial Management X
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X X
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X X
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X X X
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Studies, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Behavioral Sciences X
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X X
Environmental Studies X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
Psychology, Other X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X X
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Acting X
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X
Dance, General X
Design and Applied Arts, Other X
Design and Visual Communications, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine and Studio Arts Management X
Photography X
Visual and Performing Arts, Other X X

Scholarships for Students in Pennsylvania

Name Amount Deadline
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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