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Colleges / Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg, KS 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate96%
Acceptance Rate96%

About Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg State University is a public, state college in the town of Pittsburg, Kansas. Pittsburg State University was founded in 1903. The college enrolls around 6,017 students a year, including 4,294 undergrads.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Pittsburg State University

It is not difficult to get into Pittsburg State University. Around 96% of applicants get into Pittsburg State University each year. In 2022, 1,822 students applied to Pittsburg State University and 1,741 were admitted.

Pittsburg State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 96%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED offered but % not available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 4%

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Pittsburg State University is locatedin Pittsburg, Kansas,.

If you would like to see Pittsburg State University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Route 69 to Pittsburg, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Kansas City International.

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College Info

1701 South Broadway Pittsburg, KS 66762

Campus Setting: Small Town

Pittsburg State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Pittsburg State University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pittsburg State University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Pittsburg State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

438 - 585


Reading SAT Range

478 - 600

Pittsburg State University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Pittsburg State University is like? There are approximately 6,017 students enrolled at Pittsburg State University, including 4,294 undergraduate students and 1,723 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 71% percent are from KS and 29% percent of students are from other states.


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