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: https://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: Suburb: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 8,617
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 71%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,965 (81% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $10,044
Out-of-state Tuition: $20,110
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,710

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Salisbury University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Salisbury University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Architecture and Related Services 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 61
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Education 4551
English Language and Literature/Letters 11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 143
History 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 21
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 3
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 41
Visual and Performing Arts 4
Grand total 645151

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $10,044
Out-of-state $20,110
Books and supplies $1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $10,713
Out-of-state $15,543

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,157 90%
Grant or scholarship aid 988 77% $5,710
Student loan aid 694 54% $7,342

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,904 64% $5,728
Federal student loans 3,920 51% $6,466

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 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 8,421 3,525 4,896
Percent admitted 100% 69% 77%
Percent admitted who enrolled 17% 19% 17%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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 2020

Total Enrollment 8,617
Undergraduate enrollment 7,686
Graduate enrollment 931

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
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
  • Council on Education for Public Health
    • Public Health Programs (PHPB) ? Baccalaureate only level programs offered outside a school of public health
  • 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
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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