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 Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • West Virginia University has more expensive tuition & fees ($25,320) than Pitt ($19,679).
  • It is harder to admit to Pitt than West Virginia University.
  • Pitt has a higher submitted SAT score (1,130) than West Virginia University (1,130).
  • Pitt has higher submitted ACT score (24) than West Virginia University (24).
  • Pitt has more students with 28,673 students while West Virginia University has 26,864 students.
  • Pitt has more full-time faculties with 4,210 faculties while West Virginia University has 1,371 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - West Virginia University and University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
West Virginia UniversityPitt
West Virginia Universityvs.Pitt
Morgantown, West VirginiaLocationPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Public, 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)
In-State$8,976
Out-Of-State$25,320
Tuition & Fees
In-State$19,678
Out-Of-State$19,679
69% ($10,067)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)55% ($11,172)
$10,067Average Amount of Financial Aid$11,172
71.90 %Acceptance Rates59.71 %
35.29 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)24.32 %
1,130SAT Score1,350
24ACT Score31
61 %Graduation Rate83 %
26 %Transfer-out Rate12 %
76 %Retention Rate93 %
26,864Student Population28,673
1,371Number of Faculties4,210
18 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
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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