Salus University

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world rank  3126

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University Overview

Established in 1919, Salus University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Elkins Park (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Philadelphia, Jenkintown, Abington. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Salus University is a very small (EduListing enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Salus University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as master degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 101 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Founded 1919
Colours Red, orange and gray

University Location

Address 8360 Old York Road
Elkins Park (population range: 2,500-9,999)
19027-6262 Pennsylvania
United States
T +1 (215) 780 1301
F +1 (215) 780 1325
Other locations Philadelphia, Jenkintown, Abington

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
Not reported 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 8360 Old York Road
Elkins Park 19027
+1 (215) 780 1301

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Salus University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Optometric Association AOA-Accreditation Council on Optometric Education
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association ASHA-Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020