University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

Up-Close-And-Personal Teaching and Learning

Pitt-Johnstown promotes up-close-and-personal learning

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown learning atmosphere is positive and has an outstanding record of student success, having placed 96 percent in employment related to their field of study or into graduate school, according to a 2017 survey.

The high-quality Pitt-Johnstown educational experience is designed to prepare students for the real world of the 21st century.

Pitt-Johnstown’s average class size is 25 and the student-to-faculty ratio is 14-1, as of spring term 2019. The University’s supportive living-learning environment is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, is current, and is responsive to both our students’ personal and professional needs and to our community’s needs.

An Academic Success Center is dedicated to promoting success, offers tutoring and mentoring, and is home the First at Pitt-Johnstown program that supports first-generation students.

Pitt-Johnstown is a vital knowledge center and the foremost contributor to the region’s educational, social, cultural, and economic development.

The distinctive combination of our people, programs, and place results in exceptional performance in preparing students for career and professional success.