One thing that you should know about Pittsburg State is that by graduating from North Platte High School you are eligible to apply for the Gorilla Advantage In-State Tuition Plan. That is a significant savings. For more information you can go HERE.
Here's a tuition comparison taken from the PSU website:
A sample of tuition and fees for the 2013-2014 Academic Year
|Tuition and Fees||Gorilla Advantage||Out-of-State|
|Tuition & Fees (based on 10 hours or more)||$2,953||$7,893|
|Total Each Semester||$2,953||$7,893|
|Total Each Year||$5,906||$15,786|
Gorilla Advantage students save about $9,800 each year compared to out-of-state rates!
This is the equivalent of a $9,800 scholarship!
PSU has degrees in traditional areas such as nursing and education, yet hey also have majors in areas such as:
- 21 or higher on the ACT
- Rank in the top 1/3 of graduating class or complete the pre-college curriculum with at least a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.