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About University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is a public, state school in an suburban setting in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown was founded in 1927 and now enrolls around 2,462 students a year, including 2,462 undergrads.

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown employs one full-time professor for every 17 undergrads enrolled.

2021 University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 79%
Average GPA 3.6
Mean ACT score 22
In-State Tuition $13,198
Out-of-State $24,666

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown does not offer early decision or early action.

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University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. Around 79% of applicants get into University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown each year. Out of 2,968 applications received in 2021, 2,331 students were offered admission.

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Waitlist

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown?

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is considered moderately difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, applicants must submit the following items.

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Application Requirements

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GPA and Test Scores for University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is 3.6 /4.0. The mean ACT score for University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown students is 22.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.

Is University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Test Optional?

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 95% submitted the SAT. 15% submitted the ACT.


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Does University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Have Student Housing?

Yes! University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown provides on-campus housing for up to 0 students.

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown students are active in the school's Dance Ensemble, Student Senate and Programming Board.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.

Financial Aid at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown meets 66% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $14,003 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, around 73% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 674 students who started at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown as first-time freshman, 269 graduate within four years.

Around 57% of students who started at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. In 2020, students graduated with an average of $41,145 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown a good school for you?

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Where is University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown?

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is located in the suburban setting of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, less than an hour from Pittsburgh.

If you want to see University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take I76 to Johnstown, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Pittsburgh International.

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College Info

450 Schoolhouse Road Johnstown, PA 15904-2990

Campus Setting: Suburban

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is Continuous processing.

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

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University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown ACT Scores

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ACT Range

19 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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Avg

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

510 - 610

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Reading SAT Range

510 - 610

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University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$25,042

In State

$36,510

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$13,198
$24,666
Fees
$958
$958
Housing
$10,060
$10,060
Books
$826
$826

Student Life

Wondering what life at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is like? There are approximately 2,462 students enrolled at University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from PA and 4% percent of students are from other states.

98%

Full Time

2%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,462

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

79%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$14,156

Out-of-State

$25,624

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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