College Deliberately: Carlow University

Carlow University is a small, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes career, character and culture located in the city of Pittsburgh, PA. It is known for Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Family Practice Nurse/Nursing and Counseling Psychology.

Carlow University

place 3333 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3165
phone Phone: (412) 578-6000
web Web: http://www.carlow.edu/
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Carlow University Middle States Commission on Higher Education Accredited 1935-07-01 2025-01-01
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Student Centeredness

2.6 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
7% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
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Bachelor’s degree
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Doctor’s degree – professional practice
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Carlow University is in NAIA Division II. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Soccer Women’s 24
Soccer Men’s 22
Softball Women’s 19

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Tuition for Carlow University is in the 71.2 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as affordable.
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