Point Park University

201 Wood St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 391-4100

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 635

Type: Private nonprofit 4-year or above

Main Website: www.pointpark.edu

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $27,190.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $41,010.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $41,010.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2454 777 2232
Percent admitted 70.74% 62.81% 75.13%
Percent admitted who enrolled 25.88% 30.37% 17.88%
Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 450 560
SAT Math 430 540
SAT Writing 430 560
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 18 26
ACT Math 17 24
ACT Writing

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 99%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 39%
Average Federal Grant $4,122.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 32%
Average state aid $3,404.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 97%
Average institutional aid $11,861.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 78%
Average student loan $8,165.00
Adult and Continuing Education Administration
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Behavioral Sciences
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences
Broadcast Journalism
Business Administration and Management
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communications Technology/Technician
Community Psychology
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Curriculum and Instruction
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Directing and Theatrical Production
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Educational Leadership and Administration
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering/Industrial Management
English Language and Literature
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Environmental Studies
Fire Services Administration
Forensic Science and Technology
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science
Health and Medical Administrative Services
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs
Homeland Security, law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
Information Technology
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International/Global Studies
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Musical Theatre
Non-professional General Legal Studies (Undergraduate)
Playwriting and Screenwriting
Political Science and Government
Public Administration
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Public Relations/Image Management
Radio and Television
Secondary Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas

Point Park University Scholarships

Community Service & Leadership Awards
Scholarship for incoming freshmen or transfer students admitted to Point Park University. Selection based on involvement or leadership in school or community service activities. Student's admission application is reviewed for this award. Due date and number of awards may vary. Renewable. more...
William K. Leech Educational Grant
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Point Park University who are Performing Arts majors. Applicants must have the intent to pursue a career in children's theatre. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...
John V. Hopkins Scholarship
Scholarship for juniors or seniors attending Point Park University. Selection based on a 1,000 to 2,000 word essay. Applicants must have a minimum 3.5 GPA. Due date, award amount and number of awards may vary. more...
Conservatory Department Scholarships & Apprenticeships
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending to Point Park University hwo are majoring in Dance or Theatre. Selection based on audition, talent and potential. Due date and number of awards may vary. Renewable. more...
Pioneer Transfer Grant
Scholarship for incoming transfer students admitted to Point Park University. Applicants must have 60 transferable credit hours or an Associate's Degree. Due date and number of awards may vary. Renewable. more...

Pennsylvania Scholarships

Sister M. Lucretia Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Marywood University in Pennsylvania, majoring in Music. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Balcom Taylor Scholarship
Annual award for undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Lincoln University of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Students must demonstrate academic achievement. more...
University of Pittsburgh Undergraduate Scholarship
Scholarship for incoming freshmen enrolling at the University of Pittsburgh and will be majoring in Engineering. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, have a minimum 3.6 GPA, and a minimum SAT score of 1300. Nonrenewable. more...
John F. McGowan Criminal Justice Scholarship
Scholarship for Maryland, Pennsylvania, or West Virginia residents who are undergraduate students enrolled part- or full-time at Allegany College of Maryland majoring in Criminal Justice. Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be U.S. citizens/permanent residents. Number of awards may vary. An essay must be included with application packet. Nonrenewable; recipients may reapply. more...
Gregory I. Newton Scholarship
Scholarship for college juniors enrolled full-time at Lincoln University of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania majoring in Social Sciences. Students must demonstrate academic achievement. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...

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