Rush University in Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Rush University offers 120-degree programs and 21 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 5:1. 1 high safety campus. 24.6% are women, and 75.4% are men. 3% percents of international students. Average salary after attending is $73,400, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in 2 years.


Types of financial aids


94 of Rush University undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 66 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Rush University number 141 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Illinois.

Students at Rush University awarded 2 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal student loans.

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Rush University is 5:1, that means that for every 5 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Number of international students


Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Rush University the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Rush University and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Illinois.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by 600 S. Paulina Ave address in Chicago, Illinois.


Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Rush University with 0.77% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are aggravated assault, forcible sex offense, and motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Rush University offers 120 programs in total: 63 are for Master's degree, 21 - for Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs, 18 - for Bachelor's degree, 6 - for Post-master's certificate, and 3 are Postbaccalaureate certificate.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 134 universities in Cook county. Rush University is one of the few institutions in Cook that offers a Bachelor's degree program.


Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 21 distance education programs that are provided in the Rush University: 9 are for Master's degree, 3 - for Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs, 3 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate and 3 are Post-master's certificate.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Illinois state average data to help you compare.


Rush University provides coursework for undergraduate students, graduate students and students with doctors professional practice.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 138 students with 6208 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 1776 with 63928 credit hours. The doctors professional practice enrollment was 523 students.

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Location & Website

Address: 600 S. Paulina St. STE 440


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Quarter

General Phone Number: +3129427100

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: WWW.RUSHU.RUSH.EDU

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