With an overall population of 19,243 and a student population of 7,277, approximately 7,277 of Pittsburg students attend one of Pittsburg's schools that offer liberal arts programs.
Pittsburg State University is the largest liberal arts school in Pittsburg, based on student population. In 2010, Pittsburg State University graduated approximately 36 students from its liberal arts program.
A total of 36 students graduated with credentials in liberal arts from liberal arts schools in Pittsburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Pittsburg's liberal arts schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,862 per year in instate tuition and $23,386 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for liberal arts related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pittsburg-based liberal arts schools, you will have an added expense of $5,744 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,102.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a liberal arts professional in Pittsburg is $45,110 per year, which is lower than the average for liberal arts professionals state-wide.