University Of Pittsburgh Greensburg

University Of Pittsburgh Greensburg

University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, established in 1963 and also known as Pitt-Greensburg or UPG, is a four-year, liberal arts, regional residential campus located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Pitt-Greensburg offers more than 20 bachelor's degree programs and over 15 minors. The campus is spread across an area of more than 215 acres.

Pitt-Greensburg's athletics department sponsors several men's and women's sports teams. The university competes as a member of NCAA Division III. It is also a charter member of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference. The sports teams participate in sports including tennis, golf, softball, volleyball, basketball, soccer, baseball, and cross country. UPG's sports teams are nicknamed as the Bobcats.

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Contacting University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg
150 Finoli Drive
Greensburg , PA 15601
General Phone: (412) 837-7040

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts70Latin American studies, creative writing, English literature, speech and rhetoric, English language and literature, humanities, interdisciplinary studies, social services, anthropology, ...
Business and Management59business, MIS
Therapy and Counseling40psychology
Security and Law Enforcement25criminal justice and administration
Mathematics11applied mathematics

Number of programs and degrees for University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year32
Bachelor's degree22515

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Student Body

In 2007-2008, University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg had a total enrollment of 1,777 students (1,673 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 51%
Women 49%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 88%
Black 4%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 4%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 38%
20-21 33%
22-24 20%
25-29 5%
30-34 1%
35-39 1%
40-49 1%
50-64 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

State unknown1%

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 73 %
Part-Time 100 %

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Room and Board (2007)

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg offers campus housing for 666 of its 1,673 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Greensburg, Pennsylvania for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Pennsylvania Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal490560
SAT Math480600
ACT Verbal1924
ACT Math1926
ACT Composite2023

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrequired
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT97%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT10%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 11,782
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 21,342
Room and board $ 7,530
Room charge $ 4,910
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,620
Books and supplies $ 1,030
Other expenses $ 2,840

Financial Aid:
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 337904)

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Faculty

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track66
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1315

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professorcalendar year2*0*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year3$88,8920*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year4$71,2953$86,512
Associate professoracademic year11$61,58715$59,673
Assistant professoracademic year12$50,86513$49,845
Instructoracademic year5$46,6858$39,477
All faculty totalacademic year32$56,45139$54,319

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Basketball Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference
Baseball Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference
Track Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference

University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business/Commerce, General
Management Information Systems, General

Liberal Arts
Creative Writing
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
History, General
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Latin American Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Social Sciences, General
Speech and Rhetorical Studies

Applied Mathematics

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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