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The University of Pittsburgh is among the oldest American institutions of higher learning, evolving from a frontier cabin established in 1787 into an internationally recognized institution. The University system of 16 Pittsburgh Campus schools and four regional campuses offers over 470 degree programs, a world-renowned medical center, and over 300 research centers, institutes, laboratories and clinics. The Pittsburgh campus in the Oakland neighborhood of one of the nation's most livable cities is only three miles from the city center and offers access to arts, music, culture, sports and much more. Just beyond lies a region with endless opportunities for outdoor activities.

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The University of Pittsburgh is among the top public research universities in the nation. Offered at the Pittsburgh Campus alone are more than 100 undergraduate-level degree programs with more than 2,300 courses per term. At Pitt you will have the opportunity to work side-by-side with faculty on major research projects; study abroad in 75 different countries; choose from more than 490 undergraduate student organizations; gain practical experience through internships; and get connected to Pittsburgh’s vibrant arts scene through Pitt Arts.

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