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2023 Best Colleges in the Pittsburgh Area

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  1. #1 Best Colleges in Pittsburgh Area.

    Carnegie Mellon University

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    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    1434 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Going to school at Carnegie Mellon University was one of the hardest experiences of my life thus far. During most of the journey I resented the challenges and felt weighed down by the work and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 17%,

    Net Price: $36,983,

    SAT Range: 1460-1560,

  2. #2 Best Colleges in Pittsburgh Area.

    University of Pittsburgh

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    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    4214 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I love the community of intelligent, creative, unique, and genuine students I am surrounded by at the University of Pittsburgh. The atmosphere is collaborative rather than competitive, and it fosters....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 64%,

    Net Price: $22,346,

    SAT Range: 1250-1420,

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  4. #5 Best Colleges in Pittsburgh Area.

    Chatham University

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    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    736 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Academically, Chatham is great. The interior architecture and music programs are really great academically and really prepare you for next steps career wise or for grad school, depending on your....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 66%,

    Net Price: $28,310,

  5. #6 Best Colleges in Pittsburgh Area.

    Robert Morris University - Pennsylvania

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    4 Year,

    MOON TOWNSHIP, PA,

    1131 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Robert Morris University has an extremely friendly environment with an extremely low chance for violence happening. All of the people that I met there were friendly and my experience reminded me of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 86%,

    Net Price: $26,917,

    SAT Range: 1040-1230,

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  7. Carlow University

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    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    489 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says I’m just starting my journey with Carlow. The outstanding feedback and quick replies to questions has been incredible by all involved. I’m very excited to start the 2.5 year DNS nursing program with...I am not required to be on campus but I have viewed it online and I am impressed. The program will start with classes, full time courses followed by clinicals. After speaking with one of leading admissions professors about the program, and how interested and welcoming she made me...I really hope this journey is a smooth one till the end. I plan on promoting carlow university to anyone I know that is looking to complete their graduate and undergraduate schooling, especially in...I had looked at a few schools before stumbling on Carlow, now I’m convinced given the reasonable tuition and program components, I have no doubt that it willMost definitely exceed my expectations as it already has..

    Read 489 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 94%,

    Net Price: $21,212,

    SAT Range: 980-1140,

  8. Washington & Jefferson College

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    4 Year,

    WASHINGTON, PA,

    704 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I am a current sophomore here at W&J and so far I have had a super positive experience! It is really easy to be involved on campus and even though I am only a sophomore I have multiple leadership...Coming in I had no clue what I wanted to major in and all of my professors have been super helpful in helping me figure out my path. Honestly the professors are one of the best parts of this school...It is very easy to be a student athlete here and I have found that all professors and coaches are willing to work with you so that you can manage a reasonable schedule. Good time management is....

    Read 704 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 90%,

    Net Price: $27,477,

  9. Penn State Greater Allegheny

    4 Year,

    MCKEESPORT, PA,

    227 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love going to Greater Allegheny! If you’re looking for a cute, small campus life, it’s definitely the place for you. The student community center is great for studying with friends or just hanging....

    Read 227 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 87%,

    Net Price: $17,855,

    SAT Range: 930-1240,

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