Duquesne University


Pittsburgh, PA

Duquesne University SnackAbility

6.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Competitive
6/10
Diversity
4/10
The Town
6/10
Cost
4/10
Debt
2/10
Career Earnings
10/10
Job Prospects
10/10

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Duquesne University Info Snack

Duquesne University of the Holy Spirit is a private Catholic university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Founded by members of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne first opened its doors as the Pittsburgh Catholic College of the Holy Ghost in October 1878 with an enrollment of 40 students and a faculty of six. In 1911, the college became the first Catholic university-level institution in Pennsylvania. It is the only Spiritan institution of higher education in the world. It is named for an 18th century governor of New France, Michel-Ange Duquesne de Menneville.

Undergraduates
5,499
Admission Rate
75.6%
Median Debt
$24,585
Average Net Cost
$45,754
In-state Tuition
$33,778
Out-of-state Tuition
$33,778
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