Pittsburg State University

1701 S Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762

About Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg State University is classified as a college or university with a large master’s program. Colleges and universities with a large master’s program typically award over 200 master’s degrees and less than 20 research doctorate’s during the academic year. This large four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 3,000 to 9,999 students. Approximately half of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and fewer than 25% of undergraduates reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. Graduate degrees are available in up to half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards master’s degrees in at least one professional field. Master’s degrees are also awarded in the sciences, humanities, and social sciences. According to data for fall enrollment, at least 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Transfer students make up at least 20% of entering undergraduates. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution, with only 10-24% of students enrolled in the graduate program.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate5,934
Student Age% Under 2572%
 % 25 and Over28%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time84%
 % Part-time16%
Race/Ethnicity% White80.4%
 % Black2.6%
 % Asian0.9%
 % Latino2.2%
 % Native American2.0%
 % Race Unknown5.1%
 % International student7%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareNO
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus setting
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Art-Related Areas of StudyGraphic Design
Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted86%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled55%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRequired
 College Prep CoursesNeither required nor recommended
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT0%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT89%
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite19 / 3624 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$30
 Graduate Application Fee$35
 In-State Tuition & Fees$4,848
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$13,588
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid85%
 % Undergraduates with Loans54%
 % Undergraduates with Grants71%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,000
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$6,016
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$6,016
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,170
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,530
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,530

Neighborhood Data for the Pittsburg Area

Median Age25.6
Median Household Income$30,281
Total Population20,137
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total50.1% 49.9%
 Age 0-951.3%48.7%
 Age 10-1757.6%42.4%
 Age 18-2453.7%46.3%
 Age 25-2952.5%47.5%
 Age 30-3947.9%52.1%
Race/Ethnicity% White90.8%
 % Black3.6%
 % Asian1.0%
 % Latino6.0%
 % Native American1.0%
 % Pacific Islander0.0%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.0%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals per week can vary
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$6,016
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$6,016
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$472
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50034.0%66.1%22.4%
 $500 to $74942.7%31.4%0.0%
 $750 to $99913.9%1.7%21.8%
 Over $10009.4%0.7%1.0%
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