Salus University

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2016 Student Loan

0.823%

Default Rate

2017 Enrolled Students

1,141

94.4% Full-Time

About

Salus University is a higher education institution located in Montgomery County, PA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Salus University were .

In 2017, 291 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Salus University. 73.5% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 26.5% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (189 degrees), 4.02 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (47 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Salus University is $0, which is $-14,000 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Salus University is $0, which is $-14,000 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $N/A.

In N/A, N/A% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while N/A% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Average Net Price

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In N/A Salus University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $N/A. Between N/A and N/A, the average net price of Salus University grew by N/A.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

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Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

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Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

N/A% of undergraduate students at Salus University received grants or loans in N/A. This represents a N/A of N/A with respect to N/A, when N/A% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Salus University (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

0.823%

2016 Default Rate

2

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Salus University was 0.823%, which represents 2 out of the 243 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Salus University has a total enrollment of 1,141 students. The full-time enrollment at Salus University is 1,077 students and the part-time enrollment is 64. This means that 94.4% of students enrolled at Salus University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Salus University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 60.8% White, 20.2% Asian, 4.03% Black or African American, 2.89% Hispanic or Latino, 1.49% Two or More Races, 0.0876% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Salus University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A. Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (47.4%), followed by Asian Female (16%) and White Male (14.9%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

94.4%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Salus University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,141 students. The full-time enrollment at Salus University is 1,077 and the part-time enrollment is 64. This means that 94.4% of students enrolled at Salus University are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

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N/A Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Salus University was N/A%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Salus University had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    694

  2. Asian

    230

  3. Black or African American

    46

The enrolled student population at Salus University is 60.8% White, 20.2% Asian, 4.03% Black or African American, 2.89% Hispanic or Latino, 1.49% Two or More Races, 0.0876% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 38 students (3.33%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 137 more women than men received degrees from Salus University. The majority of degree recipients at Salus University are white (189 degrees awarded). There were 4.02 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (47 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Salus University is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Salus University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (284 degrees awarded), Biology (3 degrees), and Education (4 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Salus University are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,920,901 people), Registered nurses (1,390,671 people), Physicians (481,867 people), Secondary school teachers (319,317 people), and Education administrators (276,056 people).

The most specialized majors at Salus University are Health (284 degrees awarded), Biology (3 degrees), and Education (4 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Salus University are Surgeons, Public relations specialists, Geoscientists and hydrologists, except geographers, Podiatrists, and Physicians

The most specialized majors at Salus University are Health (284 degrees awarded), Biology (3 degrees), and Education (4 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Salus University are Elementary & secondary schools (2,912,046 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,907,868 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (528,529 people), Offices of physicians (372,017 people), and Outpatient care centers (290,290 people).

The most specialized majors at Salus University are Health (284 degrees awarded), Biology (3 degrees), and Education (4 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Salus University.

Most Common

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In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Salus University was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 77

  2. 214

In 2017, 77 degrees were awarded to men at Salus University, which is 0.36 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (214).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 44 degrees were awarded to men at Salus University in Optometry, which is 0.419 times less than the 105 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 105 degrees were awarded to women at Salus University in Optometry, which is 2.39 times more than the 44 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

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Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Salus University is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, N/A% of graduates (N/A students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    189 degrees awarded

  2. Asian

    47 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    17 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Salus University is white (189 degrees awarded). There were 4.02 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (47 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    135 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    54 degrees awarded

  3. Asian Female

    36 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Salus University is white female (135 degrees awarded). There were 2.5 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (54 degrees).

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Operations

Salus University has an endowment valued at nearly $23.4M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $5.4M (23.1%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Salus University had a total salary expenditure of $49.6M. Salus University employs 37 Assistant professors, 20 Associate professors, and 12 Instructors. Most academics at Salus University are Female Assistant professors (31), Female Associate professors(12), and Female Instructors (11).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Salus University are: Office and Administrative Support, with 61 employees, Business and Financial Operations, with 33 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 27 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$23.4M

2017 Endowment

39.7%

decline from 2016

Salus University has an endowment valued at about $23.4M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Salus University declined 39.7% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $13.3M higher than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $4.4M - Federal

  2. $189k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Salus University received $4.4M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $189k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$24.7M

2017 Salaries

4.11%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Salus University paid a median of $24.7M in salaries, which represents 49.8% of their overall expenditure ($49.6M) and a 4.11% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 19.4% growth from 2015 and a 4.76% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$8.99M

Instructional Salaries

88

Number of Employees

In 2017, Salus University paid a total of $8.99M to 88 employees working as instructors, which represents 36.3% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $1.33M (32.3%) for similar Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor

Most Common Instructor

37 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

61 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Salus University were Assistant professor with 37 employees; Associate professor with 20 employees; and Associate professor with 12 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Salus University were Office and Administrative Support with 61 employees; Business and Financial Operations with 33 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 27 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Assistant professor

  2. Female Associate professor

  3. Female Instructor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Salus University was Female Assistant professor with 31 employees, Female Associate professor with 12 employees, and Female Instructor with 11 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Salus University.

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