Independence University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Independence University is a private for-profit school with 970 students enrolled. This school is one of the 15 colleges and schools located in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
7
At Independence University you can get your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Independence University implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Management, Nursing, Education, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
12%
The student retention rate at Independence University is extremely low at 12% (way below Utah average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Independence University is a bit disappointing, 30:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,000
Average tuition price is slightly high, about $14,000 per year.

Read the details about Independence University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Independence University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (800) 972-5149 or check Independence University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Independence University offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Independence University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Independence University.

Based on the college crime numbers, Independence University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Independence University Location and Maps



Post Address: Independence University, 4021 S 700 E Ste 400, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107, USA
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