One of America's most livable cities
Pittsburgh is one of the nation's best-kept secrets. It's big enough to keep life interesting. And small enough to feel like you own it. Get the fast facts on "the burg."
With everything from a lively arts scene and major league sports to good eats and affordable digs in Pittsburgh, the world is catching on about what a desirable place it is to be. Don't believe us? How about the New York Times, who said, "Great restaurants, excellent shopping, breakthrough galleries and prestigious museums make this city of 89 distinct neighborhoods a hip destination."
Seize a golden opportunity. To live, and learn, in Downtown Pittsburgh. Point Park University is uniquely positioned in close proximity to a number of the city's amenities and coolest venues. The following attractions and neighborhoods are within a 10-minute walking distance of campus:
- Pittsburgh's Cultural District
- Station Square
- Point State Park
- Market Square
- Strip District
- North Shore
More than just a fantastic town with lots to do, Pittsburgh is a great place to launch your career. The city was named one of the Top Ten Cities for Job Growth in 2009 by Forbes Magazine. Isn't it time to rethink Pittsburgh - as both a great college town and a place to work, live, and play.