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PSU Classes & Instructors

Classroom Environment
Students per Faculty 18 to 1
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 30 students 83%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 96%
Total Full-Time Instructional Faculty 316
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Female 41%
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Persons of Color 12%
% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Have the Highest Academic Degree Offered in Their Field of Study 80%

Campus-based Housing

72% of new freshmen live in campus-based housing or residence halls. 19% of all undergraduates live on campus.

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Campus Safety

Pittsburg State University believes in providing its students with an academic environment that allows them to grow intellectually, ethically, emotionally, socially and physically. The safety of our students is at the forefront of this effort, and Pittsburg State works diligently to provide a safe campus environment for its students, faculty and staff.

The Pittsburg State University Police force provides the campus with continuous patrol protection day and night. This protection includes residence halls and all parking lots, as well as fraternity and sorority residences. In addition to regular police patrols, the university has the ability to monitor high traffic areas of campus thanks to its recent investment in a new network of security cameras.

PSU officers are commissioned by the State of Kansas and have the same law enforcement powers and responsibilities as members of the local police and sheriff departments.

In the event of an emergency, Pittsburg State University is able to alert its students, faculty and staff through the use of a robust emergency notification system. This system includes outdoor voice notification outlets, as well as text messaging, e-mail, web, social media, electronic signage, and other forms of communication.


Campus Crime Statistics

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