About Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Pittsburg, Kansas. Pittsburg State University ranked 2nd in Kansas Colleges and 3rd in Federal Region VII.
It has a total enrollment of 6,398 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The acceptance rate at Pittsburg State University is 91.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Pittsburg State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1701 S Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762
Admission Information
Online Applicationadmission.pittstate.edu/apply.html
Financial Aidwww.pittstate.edu/financial-aid/index.html
Net Price Calculatoroffice.pittstate.edu/financial-aid/npc/
Veterans Tuitionwww.pittstate.edu/vet/
Disability Servicewww.pittstate.edu/office/center-for-student-accommodations/
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Pittsburg State University is 91.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 51.00%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $35 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate91.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)51.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$35

Tuition & Fees

The 2022 tuition & fees at Pittsburg State University is $7,744 for Kansas residents and $19,088 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,728 for Kansas residents and $19,560 for out-of-students.
Kansas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,744$19,088
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,728$19,560
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 6,398 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,161 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Pitt State has 4,825 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,573 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students6,398
Undergraduate Students4,825
Graduate Students1,573
Online Enrollment1,161

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs99 Programs
Number of online programs23 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
2-4 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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