College Deliberately: University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown is a small, public, four-year University that emphasizes character, research and citizenship located in a suburb of Johnstown, PA. It is known for Business/Commerce, Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians and Mechanical/Mechanical Engineering Technology/Technician.

University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

place 450 Schoolhouse Road, Johnstown, PA 15904
phone Phone: (814) 269-7000
web Web: http://www.upj.pitt.edu
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
University of Pittsburgh – Johnstown Middle States Commission on Higher Education Accredited 1921-07-01 NA
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To offer a high quality educational experience in a supportive living-learning environment, that is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, that is current, and that is responsive to both our students’ personal and professional needs and to our communities’ needs.

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Last updated: 2021-06-11

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Student Centeredness

4.6 of 10
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Student Services

Students with disabilities:
5% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
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Associate degree
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University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown is in NCAA Division II without football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Wrestling Men’s 45
Baseball Men’s 34
Soccer Men’s 25

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Tuition for University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown is in the 35.5 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as affordable.
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