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  • Duke University is a Private (not-for-profit) and Pitt is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Duke University has more expensive tuition & fees ($55,695) than Pitt ($32,052).
  • It is harder to admit to Duke University than Pitt.
  • Duke University has higher submitted SAT score (1,510) than Pitt (1,350).
  • Duke University has higher submitted ACT score (101) than Pitt (90).
  • Pitt has more students with 28,642 students while Duke University has 16,130 students.
  • Pitt has more full-time faculties with 1,785 faculties while Duke University has 1,393 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Duke University and University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus.
Duke Universityvs.Pitt
Durham, North CarolinaLocationPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$55,695Tuition & Fees
In-State$19,080
Out-Of-State$32,052
3,738 (55.82%)Number Receiving Financial Aid10,538 (54.53%)
$45,457Average Amount of Financial Aid$11,172
9.86 %Acceptance Rates59.71 %
53.60 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)24.32 %
1,510SAT Score1,350
101ACT Score90
95 %Graduation Rate82 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
97 %Retention Rate93 %
16,130Student Population28,642
1,393Number of Faculties1,785
7 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services