Pittsburg State University also called Pitt State (PSU), is a public university located in Pittsburg, Kansas, United States. Our students are close enough for big city visits, but can still choose from a host of local activities and entertainment. Pittsburg mission is encouraging all individuals to achieve their potential. Pittsburg State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago. The university educates with approximately 7,479 students yearly, with 6,000 undergraduates and 1,400 graduate students.

Our mission is to provide transformational experiences for its students and the community. The paths that Pitt State students take to their careers vary widely. We offer more than 150 academic programs in four colleges, so there’s something for just about every interest. Our innovative program will introduce a wide range of opportunities and it will help to find a rewarding course of study.

We promise not just a great education, but a great value as well. We offer a variety of programs based on students need and merit financial aid, so family income is not an obstacle to a high-quality education. Indeed, four out of five Pitt State students receive some form of financial aid.

We offer abundant opportunities for internships, cooperative education, independent projects, and other kinds of hands-on learning. Pitt State students can study abroad in more than 20 countries on five continents. You can hone your leadership skills in more than 150 student-run clubs and organization.

We launched a set of new strategic planning process with the creation of a special 20-member task force. The plan is based on the end result last 12 months academic of expanded campus and community conversations, and strategic priority sessions. It is ambitious, entrepreneurial, and quantifiable. It declares our values as an institution and our vision for the future.