Point Park University

Acceptance Rate 73 %
SAT Average 1,085
Tuition & Fees $34,200
Student Population 4,099
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $18,166

Academic Overview

Point Park University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $34,200 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 4,099 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 73% and the graduation rate is 60% last year.
The salary after graduation from Point Park University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Point Park University are $34,200. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $17,748 on average.
Point Park University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Point Park. The acceptance rate of Point Park is 73% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16%. The average graduation rate is 60% and the transfer-out rate is 15%. The average received amount of financial aid is $18,166 and 92% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 4,099 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Point Park University is 73 %.
Graduation Rate for Point Park University is 60 %
Transfer-out Rate for Point Park University is 15 %
Retention Rate for Point Park University is 76 %
Student Population for Point Park University is 4,099
Student to Faculty Rate for Point Park University is 12 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $18,166 at Point Park University.

Offered Degrees

Point Park offers 85 major programs through online and on-site education where 22 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate11
Associate's Degree50
Bachelor's Degree5510
Post Bachelor's Degree22
Master's Degree199
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship20
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Point Park University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,070)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,880)

Veterans Benefits

Point Park University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges