Samuel Merritt University

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Formerly Samuel Merritt College, Samuel Merritt University started out as a hospital nursing school in 1909. It is located in Oakland, california on the Alta Bates Summit Medical Center’s Summit Campus. Samuel Merritt College is a fully accredited educational institution whose programs focus around health sciences. The university offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, podiatric medicine and physician assisting. The university’s nursing program is offered in cooperation with Mills College, Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga, Notre Dame de Namur University, and Holy Names University. The school is also an affiliate of Alta Bates Summit Medical Center and the Sutter Health Network.

General Information

3100 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94609

General Phone:(510) 869-6511
Type of Institution:Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards Offered:BA/BS degrees
MA/MS degrees
Doctor’s degree – professional practice (new classification)
Campus setting:City: Large
On-campus housing:No
Student Population:1,696 (822 undergraduate)
Ratio of students to faculty:8 to 1

Tuition & Fees

Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $34,584
In-state Student Fees $569
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $34,584
Out-of-state Student Fees $569

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 388 165 69
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General 388 165 69
Family Practice Nurse/nursing 40
Nurse Anesthetist 25
Occupational Therapy/therapist 34
Physical Therapy/therapist 34
Physician Assistant 32
Podiatric Medicine/podiatry 35
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 388 34
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

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