University of Pittsburgh-Titusville

  • Founded in a log cabin in 1787, the University of Pittsburgh is among the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. The University has nearly 169,000 alumni living in all 50 states and 4 territories and 117 foreign countries whose accomplishments range from winning Olympic gold medals to unlocking the secrets of DNA. From University laboratories have come Jonas Salk's polio vaccine and the identification of Vitamin C. Today, this former frontier University is an internationally recognized center of learning and research, strong in the arts and sciences and the professions.
School Highlights
  • University of Pittsburgh-Titusville serves 371 students (82% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • University of Pittsburgh-Titusville is one of 2 community colleges within Crawford County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to University of Pittsburgh-Titusville is Du Bois Business College-Oil City (14.2 miles away).

Top Placements

University of Pittsburgh-Titusville places among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 41% over five years.
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville(PA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty33 staff25 staff
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of University of Pittsburgh-Titusville has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The University of Pittsburgh-Titusville diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has declined by 62% over five years.
Total Enrollment371 students618 students
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:125:1
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students303 students372 students
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students68 students246 students
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
220300
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
-
2%
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
7%
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
4%
14%
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Black (2007-2016)
% White
94%
63%
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
2%
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville More (2009-2012)
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.110.57
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
11%
55%
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$55,900$34,800
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $11,604 is more than the state average of $10,533. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $21,166 is more than the state average of $14,058. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$11,604$10,533
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$21,166$14,058
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%94%
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$26,813$12,223
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,500
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate77%84%
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,3001,350
SAT Reading445450
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville SAT Reading (2007-2016)
SAT Math440465
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville SAT Math (2007-2016)
SAT Writing415435
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville SAT Writing (2011-2016)
ACT Total Avg.6465
ACT Composite1920
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville ACT Composite (2007-2016)
ACT English1818
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville ACT English (2007-2016)
ACT Math2020
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville ACT Math (2007-2016)
ACT Writing77
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville ACT Writing (2011-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The college offers Associate Degrees and Certificate Programs. Associate of Arts degree is offered in Human Services and Liberal Arts. The college offers Associate of Science degree in Natural Science, Nursing, Business, Accounting, Business Information Systems and Physical Therapist Assistant. Pitt has several programs ranked in the top 26 in their field nationally including anthropology, art history, history and philosophy of science, industrial engineering, and linguistics. Pitt also has many other highly ranked programs including chemistry, economics, English language and literature, music, pharmacology, physics, political science and psychology, among others. Pitt athletes have won national championships in football, conference titles in many sports, national rankings in basketball, wrestling and volleyball, and individual national championships in gymnastics, swimming and track and field. Former Pitt track and field star Roger Kingdom is a two-time Olympic gold medalist. Pitt's University Center for International Studies offers an extensive study-abroad program, and the opportunity to spend an entire semester aboard the SS Universe, the world's only floating campus. UCIS also offers area studies programs in Asian, East Asian, Latin American, East European, Russian, Soviet Studies and West European Studies. Pitt was ranked as one of the 100 "best college values" in higher education among national universities in a 1996 Money Magazine report.

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,533 per year for in-state students and $14,058 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,683 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 77%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity score of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.