Salus University

Elkins Park, PA
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Salus University is a university in Pennsylvania, United States, specializing in degree programs for the health care professions. The university's name comes from the Latin word salus, which means "health and well-being". Its campus is located in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia.

Salus was founded on July 1, 2008, by the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO), one of the oldest colleges of optometry in North America, which on that date transformed itself from a standalone institution into one of several colleges of the new university. PCO had established several of those colleges, with degree programs in other disciplines, during the preceding 25 years. The university currently consists of four colleges:

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  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $0.00 avg tuition

8360 Old York Rd
Elkins Park, PA 19027-6262
(215) 780-1400

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Areas of Study:

  • Education
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
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Salus University

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Salus University

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Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $19,332.00 $19,332.00 $19,332.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $555.00 $555.00 $555.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $716.00 $716.00 $716.00
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Graduate Application Fee $50.00
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Salus University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness X
Ophthalmic and Optometric Support Services and Allied Professions, Other X
Physician Assistant X
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other X

Salus University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
NAAAP Philadelphia Scholarship $2,000 April 30, 2017

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