Salisbury University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1200 Camden Avenue

Salisbury, MD 21801-6862

(410) 543-6161

(888) 543-0148

Fax: (410) 546-6016



Contact: Aaron Basko

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1101 Camden Avenue

Salisbury, MD 21801-6862

(410) 543-6000

www.salisbury.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 7,281

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,199

Degree-seeking undergrads: 7,025

Graduate enrollment: 587

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $45

Online application fee: $45
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 53%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 83%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

ESL Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Physical Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Environmental Health B
Nursing (RN) B
Respiratory Therapy B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B
Interdiscipinary studies B
Peace/Conflict Resolution Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Salisbury University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(410) 543-6000
Website:www.salisbury.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.salisbury.edu/admissions/apply/
Address:1101 Camden Ave, Salisbury, MD 21801-6862
Setting:23
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,748
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):67%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:7,658 (88% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$9,364
Out-of-state Tuition:$17,776
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:85%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,365

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Salisbury University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Salisbury University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services61
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education3551
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs143
History11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences3
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences41
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total544151

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Salisbury University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences1
Grand total2

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Salisbury University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,364
Out-of-state$17,776
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,370
Out-of-state$13,572

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,00785%
Grant or scholarship aid77565%$5,365
Student loan aid65155%$6,691

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,36156%$5,148
Federal student loans4,13253%$6,632

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Salisbury University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Salisbury University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants8,3073,4914,816
Percent admitted100%63%68%
Percent admitted who enrolled16%15%16%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Salisbury University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,748
Undergraduate enrollment7,861
Graduate enrollment887

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Salisbury University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Maryland Board of Nursing
    • Registered Nursing Programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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