|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||9:1|
|Dormitory capacity||593 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of the Sciences is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,661 applications and 2,187 students were granted admission. University of the Sciences is at the #58 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 33% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 91% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1070 to 1260|
|ACT||23 to 28|
In 2016-2017 academic year, University of the Sciences's tuition was $36,962 for all students regardless of residency (38% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of University of the Sciences's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 27% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,620 (which is 5% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of the Sciences in 2016-2017, was 211, which is 65% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,643 (which is 4.3% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of the Sciences has enrolled a total of 2,541 students (2,295 students full-time and 246 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,541 students, 25 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 38% men and 62% women and 1,344 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,197 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 56 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 12%
Black/African American: 5%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 9 largest majors offered at University of the Sciences.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||87%||2,214||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||6%||146|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||23||7|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||1%||22|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||0%||8|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||0%||4|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||0%||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of the Sciences full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of the Sciences graduates 6 years after enrollment is $68,700. Last year, out of the total 692 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 664 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 904 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 850 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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