Point Park University

Point Park University is a comprehensive, independent university in Downtown Pittsburgh offering world-class undergraduate and graduate programs in the Liberal Arts, Natural Sciences, Business, Arts, and Media Technologies. Point Park has been committed to student success since it was founded in 1960. The University provides a high-quality, interactive learning environment that is shaped by the many diverse perspectives of its students, staff, and faculty. The University embraces its role as a civic leader, inspiring students to become engaged global citizens. Its location in the heart of the city gives students, faculty, and staff the chance for hands-on experience that blends classroom, workplace, and recreational learning. With small class sizes and engaging faculty, Point Park provides a unique educational experience. The University also fosters a vibrant and collaborative campus culture.

  • Address: 201 Wood St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1984
  • Phone: (412) 391-4100
  • Website: www.pointpark.edu/
  • Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year
  • Student Population: 3,591
  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
  • Calendar System: Semester
  • Application Fee: $-
  • Selectivity: Somewhat Selective

Cost

Tuition and Fees $34,200
Books and Supplies $1,200
Room & Board $3,150
Other $2,100
Total Cost $40,650

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate: 70%
  • SAT Range: 953 – 1180
  • ACT Range: 18 – 26

Majors

  1. Dance, General
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  3. Business Administration and Management, General
  4. Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  5. Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

EnrollmentAttendance Status

  • Full-time: 86%
  • Part-time: 14%

Student Gender

  • Male: 38%
  • Female: 62%

Student Race/Ethnicity

  • American Indian or Alaskan: 0%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Black or African American: 13%
  • Hispanic / Latino: 5%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • White: 72%
  • Two or More Races: 4%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • Non-resident Alien: 3%

Student Age

  • 24 and Under: 92%
  • 25 and Over: 8%
  • Age Unknown: 0%

Student Residence

  • In-State: 58%
  • Out-of-State: 42%
  • Unknown: 0%

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