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UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH-MAIN CAMPUS
4200 FIFTH AVE
PITTSBURGH, PA15260
General info:(412) 624-4141
Financial aid office:(412) 624-7488
Admissions office:(412) 624-7488
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Tuition + Room (2011)
Instate: $16,132
Out-of-State: $25,540
Room & Board(on-campus): $9,430

UGrad Application Fee: $45
Grad Application Fee: $50

Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:7396
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2011)
# of Undergrads: 20,301
# of Grad students: 12,781
# of Part time: 3
Total Students: 33,082
48% Male, 52% Female

International: 8%
African-American: 6%
American Indian: 0%
Asian: 5%
Hispanic: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 17%
Caucasian (non-hispan): 71%
Unknown: 8%

Financial Aid
65% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,440

35% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,340

40% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $4,573

65% receive student loans and the average amount is $3,457
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Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs
Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements
Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits
HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted %
58% men vs 58% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions
Number of Men Applicants: 10,933
Number of Women Applicants: 11,683
Number of Men Admitted: 6,339
Number of Women Admitted: 6,727

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• Accounting
• Accounting Award of less than 1 academic year
• African Studies Post-master's certificate
• African Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• African-American/Black Studies
• Anthropology
• Anthropology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Applied Mathematics General
• Arabic Language and Literature Award of less than 1 academic year
• Area Studies Other
• Area Studies Other Award of less than 1 academic year
• Area Studies Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Art History Criticism and Conservation Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Artificial Intelligence
• Artificial Intelligence Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Asian Studies/Civilization Award of less than 1 academic year
• Asian Studies/Civilization Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Assistive/Augmentative Technology and Rehabilitation Engineering Award of less than 1 academic year
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biochemistry Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioethics/Medical Ethics
• Bioinformatics
• Bioinformatics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioinformatics Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biology/Biological Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biostatistics
• Biostatistics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Business/Commerce General
• Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Children's and Adolescent Literature Award of less than 1 academic year
• Chinese Language and Literature
• Civil Engineering General
• Civil Engineering General Award of less than 1 academic year
• Civil Engineering General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Clinical Nurse Specialist
• Clinical Nurse Specialist Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Clinical/Medical Social Work Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Community Health and Preventive Medicine Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Computer Engineering General
• Computer Science
• Computer Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
• Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Other
• Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Other Award of less than 1 academic year
• Corrections
• Creative Writing
• Creative Writing Award of less than 1 academic year
• Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis Post-master's certificate
• Dental Clinical Sciences General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
• Dental Hygiene/Hygienist Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years
• Dentistry Phd(Professional practice)
• Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services Other
• Dietetics/Dietitian
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• East Asian Studies
• Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
• Economics General
• Economics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General
• Education General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Educational Leadership and Administration General
• Educational Leadership and Administration General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Educational Leadership and Administration General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Educational Psychology
• Educational Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Endodontics/Endodontology Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Energy Environment and Natural Resources Law Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Engineering General Award of less than 1 academic year
• Engineering Other Award of less than 1 academic year
• Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
• English Language and Literature General
• English Language and Literature General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• English Language and Literature/Letters Other Post-master's certificate
• English Language and Literature/Letters Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• English Literature (British and Commonwealth
• Environmental Health
• Environmental Health Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Environmental Health Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Epidemiology
• Epidemiology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• European Studies/Civilization Award of less than 1 academic year
• European Studies/Civilization Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Exercise Physiology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies Post-master's certificate
• Finance General
• Fine/Studio Arts General
• French Language and Literature
• French Language and Literature Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Genetic Counseling/Counselor
• Geography
• Geography Award of less than 1 academic year
• Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences Other
• Geology/Earth Science General
• Geology/Earth Science General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• German Language and Literature
• German Language and Literature Award of less than 1 academic year
• Gerontology Award of less than 1 academic year
• Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
• Health Law Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Other
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Other Award of less than 1 academic year
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• Hispanic and Latin American Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Hispanic and Latin American Languages Literatures and Linguistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Historic Preservation and Conservation Award of less than 1 academic year
• History General
• History General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• History Other
• History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
• History and Philosophy of Science and Technology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Human/Medical Genetics
• Human/Medical Genetics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Human/Medical Genetics Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• Immunology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Industrial Engineering
• Industrial Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Information Science/Studies
• Information Science/Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Intellectual Property Law Postbaccalaureate certificate
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• International Business/Trade/Commerce Award of less than 1 academic year
• International Law and Legal Studies Phd(Professional practice)
• International Law and Legal Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• International Relations and Affairs
• Italian Language and Literature
• Japanese Language and Literature
• Jewish/Judaic Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist Award of less than 1 academic year
• Latin American Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Latin American Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Law Phd(Professional practice)
• Legal Professions and Studies Other
• Legal Professions and Studies Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Legal Studies General
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Library and Information Science
• Library and Information Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Library and Information Science Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Linguistics
• Linguistics Award of less than 1 academic year
• Logistics Materials and Supply Chain Management Award of less than 1 academic year
• Management Information Systems General
• Marketing/Marketing Management General
• Mass Communication/Media Studies
• Mass Communication/Media Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Materials Engineering
• Materials Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mathematics Other
• Mathematics and Statistics Other
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
• Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medical Scientist
• Medical Scientist Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medical Scientist Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Medicine Phd(Professional practice)
• Medieval and Renaissance Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Medieval and Renaissance Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Microbiology General
• Mining and Mineral Engineering Award of less than 1 academic year
• Mining and Mineral Engineering Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Molecular Biology
• Molecular Biology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Molecular Biophysics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Molecular Genetics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Molecular Pharmacology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other Award of less than 1 academic year
• Music General
• Music General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• National Security Policy Studies
• Neurobiology and Anatomy
• Neurobiology and Anatomy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Neuroscience
• Neuroscience Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Nuclear Engineering Award of less than 1 academic year
• Nuclear Engineering Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Nurse Anesthetist
• Occupational Therapy/Therapist
• Organizational Behavior Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Orthodontics/Orthodontology
• Orthodontics/Orthodontology Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Orthotist/Prosthetist
• Pathology/Experimental Pathology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Petroleum Engineering
• Pharmaceutical Sciences
• Pharmaceutical Sciences Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
• Pharmacy Phd(Professional practice)
• Philosophy
• Philosophy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physical Sciences
• Physical Therapy/Therapist Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physics General
• Physics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Political Science and Government General
• Political Science and Government General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Psychology General
• Psychology General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Public Administration
• Public Administration Award of less than 1 academic year
• Public Administration and Social Service Professions Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Public Health Other
• Public Health Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Public Health Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Public Health Education and Promotion Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Public Policy Analysis General
• Reading Teacher Education Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Registered Nursing Nursing Administration Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin
• Registered Nursing Nursing Administration Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Rehabilitation Science
• Rehabilitation Science Award of less than 1 academic year
• Rehabilitation Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Rhetoric and Composition
• Rhetoric and Composition Award of less than 1 academic year
• Rhetoric and Composition Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Russian Central European East European and Eurasian Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Russian Language and Literature
• Russian Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Russian Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Slavic Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Slavic Languages Literatures and Linguistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Social Sciences General
• Social Sciences Other
• Social Work
• Social Work Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Sociology
• Sociology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Statistics General
• Statistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Urban Studies/Affairs
• Western European Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Western European Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Women's Studies Award of less than 1 academic year
• Women's Studies Post-master's certificate
• African Studies Award of less than 1 academic year

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