Why Pitt-Bradford

  • Why Pitt Bradford

  • Why Pitt-Bradford? Well, here are the top 10 reasons (in no particular order).  

    But, you don't have to take our word for it. Read what some of our students and alumni say about Pitt-Bradford.  

    1. Your professors will rock
      Your professors are experts in their field and will work closely with you to help you succeed.
    2. Your Pitt degree will take you beyond
      Ninety-three percent of our graduates are employed, in graduate school, or both, within six months of graduation. 
    3. Show me the money
      Pitt-Bradford offers both need- and merit-based financial aid. Nearly all students -- 98.9% -- who apply for aid receive it.
    4. Inclusive and safe campus
      You’ll fit right in on our campus, where people are friendly, supportive and welcoming.
    5. So many majors
      You can choose from more than 40 majors, including biology, criminal justice, nursing, psychology, broadcast communications, education, and computer information systems and technology.
    6. No sticker shock
      After applying all of your aid, you’ll be surprised how affordable a Pitt education is. The average financial aid package for a Pennsylvania student in 2017-18 was $16,374.
    7. Learn by doing
      You’ll have many chances to get hands-on experience working on an internship, conducting research or studying in another country.
    8. Living large
      All of our residence halls are furnished, spacious and comfy.
    9. Lots to do
      You'll have many athletic, recreational and cultural activities to choose from. Play basketball, tennis or soccer; explore caves, ride white-water rapids, or ski; and enjoy a play, concert or lecture. You can also join or start a club.
    10.  Even prettier in person
      Our campus is even prettier than it looks on our virtual tour. Come see for yourself.