Tuition & Fees

$29,454

$29,454

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
10%
500-599
39%
400-499
41%
300-399
9%
700-800
1%
600-699
7%
500-599
31%
400-499
46%
300-399
15%
30-36
6%
24-29
23%
18-23
46%
12-17
25%
24-29
30%
18-23
43%
12-17
27%
30-36
2%
24-29
28%
18-23
56%
12-17
14%
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undergraduateRatios

16%

male

84%

female

1

teacher

12

students

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Not Selective

86%

acceptance rate

Accepted 696
Declined + 110
Total Received 806
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Private (nonprofit)

1,365

undergraduate students

775

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Psychology
  3. Business Management
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Codes

SAT 2421
ACT 3638

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Location

School Facts

Carlow University, founded in 1929, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Although it admits a small number of men, the college is primarily concerned with the education of women. Its 14-acre campus is located in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh, ten minutes from the downtown area.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,140
Established in 1929
Coeducational Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Accredited by •  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

Pittsburgh, PA

14-acre campus in Pittsburgh (population: 303,625), 10 minutes from downtown; remote locations in Cranberry and Greensburg. Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

Carlow University
3333 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3165

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
32%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
78%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
16%
Top 1/4
40%
Top 1/2
68%
Bottom 1/2
32%
Bottom 1/4
6%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
10%
500-599
39%
400-499
41%
300-399
9%
700-800
1%
600-699
7%
500-599
31%
400-499
46%
300-399
15%
30-36
6%
24-29
23%
18-23
46%
12-17
25%
24-29
30%
18-23
43%
12-17
27%
30-36
2%
24-29
28%
18-23
56%
12-17
14%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted no
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Not Selective

86%

acceptance rate

Accepted 696
Declined + 110
Total Received 806

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Joel Mullner
Director of Enrollment Management and Operations
P: 800 333-2275
F: 412 578-6668
admissions@carlow.edu

Financial Aid

$20,295

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $28,788
Room $5,850
Board $5,592
Additional fees $666
Books & supplies $1,400
Total $42,296
Average Financial Aid - $20,295
Total with Avg. Aid $22,001
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 412 578-6058
F: 412 578-6401
finaid@carlow.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Natalie L. Wilson
Director of Financial Aid
nwilson@carlow.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
basketball
cross-country
golf
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Crew

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Athletic Directors

George Sliman (men's)
Director Of Athletics
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, River States Conference, and United States Collegiate Athletic Association
Mascot
Celtic
School colors
purple and gold

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art
Art Education
Art Therapy
Art/Art Education
Art/Art History
Art/Graphic Design
Art/Photography
Behavioral Neuroscience
Biology
Business Administration
Business Management
Chemistry
Communication
Counseling Psychology
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Education
Education
Elementary Education
English
Family Nurse Practitioner
Forensic Accounting
General Studies
History
Liberal Studies
Mathematics
Nursing
Nursing Practice
Political Science
Professional Counseling
Psychology
Respiratory Care
Social Work
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Psychology
  3. Business Management

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Art
  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Other

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-law

2,140

total students

95%

in-state

5%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

64%

1,365
students

Female
84%
1,148

Male
16%
217

36%

775
students

Female
86%
667

Male
14%
108

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

78%

1,075
students

Female
84%
900

Male
16%
175

22%

290
students

Female
86%
248

Male
14%
42

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Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
20%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
65%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

96%

Transfer applicants accepted

48%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Winter: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

88

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

32

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Other

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 2
Countries most often represented Saudi Arabia
Vietnam
Special services offered for international applicants International student center
Other
Special orientation

International Student Contact


412 578-6010
global@carlow.edu

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