Pittsburg State University - Rankings

Pittsburg State University (PSU) is one of the leading universities located in Kansas, United States. The University is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

The College of Business is accredited by AACSB, the accreditation gold standard for college business programs nationwide. The university was awarded this prestigious accreditation in recognition of its quality faculty and outstanding curriculum. It has earned recognition by the Princeton Review as one of the 301 best business colleges in the nation.

The College of Education is accredited by The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The M.S. Degree in Psychology (Clinical Emphasis) is accredited by Masters of Psychology Accreditation Council (MPAC). The M.S. Degree in Community Counseling is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Notable Pitt State alumni include: Dennis Franchione (former head football coach of Texas A&M University and former coach of Pittsburg State), Kendall Gammon (former NFL Longsnapper), Ronald Moore (former NFL Running Back), James Tate (won the 1992 Pulitzer Prize for poetry), etc.


- Pittsburg State University is ranked 88th among the Regional Universities in the Midwest by US News 2012.

- It is one of the top public regional universities in the U.S., according to the U.S. News Best Colleges 2011. PSU was ranked 22nd among regional public universities.

- The Master's in Business Administration program was ranked by the Princeton Review as one of the top 15 in the nation in the categories of Marketing and Accounting (2010).

- US News ranked PSU students 4th among Midwest Universities - Master's category in the least amount of debt carried after graduation, based on the 2004 class.

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