Rush University
Chicago, IL 60612


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 2,503
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 5:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
(The institution has its own hospital)
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Rush University has enrolled a total of 2,503 students (1,524 students full-time and 979 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,503, 45 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 26% men and 74% women and 122 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,381 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 576 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 64%

Asian: 12%

Hispanic: 9%

Black/African American: 6%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 5 largest majors offered at Rush University.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 89% 2,288 706
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 4% 110
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 1% 36
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 1% 20 0
Engineering 0% 4

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Rush University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $60,900. Last year, out of the total 307 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 307 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 322 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 322 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $60,900 $78,200
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 307 322

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Rush University.

Adler University
2 mile away
DePaul University
2.1 mile away
Erikson Institute
2.1 mile away
Roosevelt University
2.2 mile away
Spertus College
2.2 mile away