Salisbury University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Salisbury University is a medium four-year, public school with 8,675 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1925 and is one of the 3 colleges located in Salisbury, Maryland.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Fair
Salisbury University will give you the option to obtain a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Salisbury University implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Communication and Journalism, Psychology, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
82%
Good
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Salisbury University student retention rate is high at 82% (above Maryland average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Salisbury University is average: 69%. Approximately 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Salisbury University is decent - 16:1. Read more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,500
High
Average tuition prices are fairly high, $15,100 a year. The additional fees at Salisbury University beyond tuition are around $2,400; this makes it a total of $17,500 per academic year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
61%
Doable
According to government data, 8,360 applications were submitted and 5,069 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Salisbury University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,400
Medium
Salisbury University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Salisbury 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.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
Salisbury University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 2,300 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: roughly $6,400 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Salisbury University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Salisbury University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Salisbury University Location and Maps



Post Address: Salisbury University, 1101 Camden Ave, Salisbury, Maryland 21801-6862, USA
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