The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • Pitt has more expensive tuition & fees ($35,394) than NCSU ($29,916).
  • It is harder to admit to NCSU than Pitt.
  • Pitt has a higher submitted SAT score (1,355) than NCSU (1,355).
  • Pitt has higher submitted ACT score (30) than NCSU (30).
  • NCSU has more students with 36,042 students while Pitt has 32,277 students.
  • Pitt has more full-time faculties with 4,261 faculties while NCSU has 1,842 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - North Carolina State University at Raleigh and University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
NCSUPitt
NCSUvs.Pitt
Raleigh, North CarolinaLocationPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
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)
In-State$9,131
Out-Of-State$29,916
Tuition & Fees
In-State$20,362
Out-Of-State$35,394
56% ($10,175)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)49% ($12,750)
$10,175Average Amount of Financial Aid$12,750
51.36 %Acceptance Rates59.71 %
34.62 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)24.32 %
1,355SAT Score1,360
30ACT Score31
84 %Graduation Rate84 %
-Transfer-out Rate13 %
94 %Retention Rate93 %
36,042Student Population32,277
1,842Number of Faculties4,261
14 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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