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IPEDS ID: 215266
OPE ID: 00337903
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University of Pittsburgh-Bradford
300 Campus Drive, Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701
General information:  (814) 362-7500
Website:  www.upb.pitt.edu/
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:  Town: Remote
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  1,453 (all undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  17 to 1
Admissionswww.upb.pitt.edu/admissions.aspx
Apply Onlineapp.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantLogin.asp?id=up-upb
Financial Aidwww.upb.pitt.edu/financialaid.aspx
Net Price Calculatorwww.npc.pitt.edu/bradford/npcalc.htm
Tuition Policies for Servicemembers and Veteranswww.veterans.pitt.edu/disclosures
Mission Statement
  Founded in 1963 as a regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh and set in the heart of the scenic Alleghenies, the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford provides affordable access to a distinguished four-year higher education. Pitt-Bradford offers high-quality teaching supported by the resources of a world-class research university in a friendly, inclusive and student-focused academic environment. In service to our region and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Pitt-Bradford connects communities to new ideas, innovative research and exciting arts and cultural programming, partnering with key stakeholders to build opportunities for continued regional development and growth.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
5%
Special Learning Opportunities
ROTC (Army)
Teacher certification
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Study abroad
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2015Full timePart time
Total faculty7027
Instructional7027
Research and public service00
Total graduate assistants-0
Instructional-0
Research-0
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
Tuition and fees
In-state$12,810$13,078$13,322$13,3720.4%
Out-of-state$23,206$23,682$24,138$24,1880.2%
Books and supplies$1,132$1,152$1,170$592-49.4%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$7,960$8,238$8,480$8,5921.3%
Other$3,122$3,174$3,222$1,842-42.8%
Off Campus
Room and board$7,960$8,238$8,480$8,5921.3%
Other$3,122$3,174$3,222$1,842-42.8%
Off Campus with Family
Other$2,944$2,994$3,040$1,842-39.4%
Total Expenses2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
In-state
On Campus$25,024$25,642$26,194$24,398-6.9%
Off Campus$25,024$25,642$26,194$24,398-6.9%
Off Campus with Family$16,886$17,224$17,532$15,806-9.8%
Out-of-state
On Campus$35,420$36,246$37,010$35,214-4.9%
Off Campus$35,420$36,246$37,010$35,214-4.9%
Off Campus with Family$27,282$27,828$28,348$26,622-6.1%
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Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
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Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2014-2015
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid137095%————
Grant or scholarship aid34789%$3,236,808$9,328
Federal grants16743%$719,385$4,308
Pell grants16743%$700,397$4,194
Other federal grants318%$18,988$613
State/local government grant or scholarships18447%$631,237$3,431
Institutional grants or scholarships28072%$1,886,186$6,736
Student loan aid32182%$2,379,181$7,412
Federal student loans32182%$1,897,768$5,912
Other student loans4512%$481,413$10,698
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid11,28786%$11,488,787$8,927
Pell grants63442%$2,624,989$4,140
Federal student loans1,17478%$8,340,889$7,105
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2012-20132013-20142014-2015
Average net price$15,613$16,239$16,544
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2012-20132013-20142014-2015
$0 – $30,000$13,450$14,020$13,958
$30,001 – $48,000$12,833$14,129$14,382
$48,001 – $75,000$16,302$17,286$16,885
$75,001 – $110,000$19,574$20,381$20,780
$110,001 and more$19,551$20,746$20,027
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2015
Total enrollment (all undergraduate)1,453
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment100
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:
Full-time: 92%
Part-time: 8%Student Gender:
Male: 45%
Female: 55%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 1%
Asian: 2%
Black or African American: 11%
Hispanic/Latino: 5%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 74%
Two or more races: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 90%
25 and over: 10%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 79%
Out-of-state: 17%
Foreign countries: 4%
Unknown: 0%
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates, Fall 2014.
Undergraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 0%
Enrolled in some distance education: 32%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 67%
Undergraduate application fee (2015-2016): $45
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2015
TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,1811,3101,871
Percent admitted63%66%61%
Percent admitted who enrolled18%20%16%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPAX
Secondary school rankX
Secondary school recordX
Completion of college-preparatory programX
RecommendationsX
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
Test Scores: Fall 2015 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scoresNumberPercent
SAT32491%
ACT6518%
Test Scores25th Percentile*75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading440540
SAT Math450530
SAT Writing410520
ACT Composite1823
ACT English1823
ACT Math1926
ACT Writing68
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Student retention:
Full-time students: 74%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2014 and Returned in Fall 2015
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 76 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2015.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 45%
(*) Transfer-out rate:
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
  • (*) Not all institutions report transfer-out rates.
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rates

Bachelor’s degree graduation rates measure the percentage of entering students beginning their studies full-time and are planning to get a bachelor’s degree and who complete their degree program within a specified amount of time.

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Bachelor's degree rate:
[Began in Fall 2007]
4-year: 33%
6-year: 54%
8-year: 55%
[Began in Fall 2009]
4-year: 32%
6-year: 44%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time and Began in Fall 2007 or Fall 2009
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
Male: 46%
Female: 41%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 50%
Asian: 0%
Black or African American: 15%
Hispanic/Latino: 63%
White: 47%
Two or more races: 17%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 33%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2014-2015
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramAssociateBachelor
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General-16
Category total-16
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting-9
Business/Commerce, General-20
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies-2
Hospitality Administration/Management, General-8
Category total-39
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication-7
Radio and Television-9
Category total-16
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science-0
Information Science/Studies1-
Information Technology-7
Category total17
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching-10
Elementary Education and Teaching-0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching-3
Secondary Education and Teaching-6
Category total-19
Engineering
Engineering Science20
Category total20
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Petroleum Technology/Technician18-
Category total18-
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing-4
English Language and Literature, General-4
Rhetoric and Composition-0
Category total-8
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer-28
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse187
Rehabilitation Science-8
Category total1843
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration-19
Category total-19
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies26
Category total26
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General-3
Category total-3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management-7
Category total-7
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General-2
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other-14
Physical Sciences-0
Category total-16
Psychology
Psychology, General-11
Category total-11
Social Sciences
Economics, General-2
Social Sciences, General-4
Social Sciences, Other-25
Sociology-3
Category total-34
Visual and Performing Arts
Visual and Performing Arts, General-3
Category total-3
Grand total41247
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2014-2015
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 41
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 7
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: $11,518
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: $3,107
RETENTION RATES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
Full-time students: 75%
Part-time students: 0%
Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
2014-2015 Varsity Athletes
NCAA Division III (without football) MenWomen
Baseball23
Basketball1411
Bowling8
Golf7
Soccer2020
Softball16
Swimming1513
Tennis87
Track and Field, X-Country1010
Volleyball14
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Middle States Commission on Higher Education(!)7/1/1921 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. – May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs11/1/1990 -  Accredited
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program11/1/1998 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2014 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201220132014
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations111419
Liquor law violations274619
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations111419
Liquor law violations274619
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible01
Rape1
Fondling2
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Incest0
Statutory rape0
Robbery000
Aggravated assault000
Burglary2365
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible01
Rape1
Fondling2
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Incest0
Statutory rape0
Robbery000
Aggravated assault000
Burglary1965
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • As of the 2015 data collection (2014 data onwards), statistics for Sex offenses - Forcible and Sex offenses - Non-forcible are no longer collected. Rape, Fondling, Incest and Statutory rape statistics were not collected prior to the 2015 data collection.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201320122011
Default rate3.8%4.3%4.2%
Number in default307395345
Number in repayment7,9919,0418,084
  • These default rates apply to all locations of this institution.
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)