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Rush University Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Rush University, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Rush University Ranked?

2020 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Rush University was awarded 5 badges in the 2020 rankings.

Overall Quality

Rush University Medical Center was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

Is It Hard to Get Into Rush University Medical Center?

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Rush University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Rush University Medical Center is an impressive 5 to 1. That's quite good when you compare it to the national average of 15 to 1. This is a good sign that students at the school will have more opportunities for one-on-one interactions with their professors.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Rush University is 77%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  77 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Rush University

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Rush University Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 109 undergraduates at Rush University Medical Center with 67 being full-time and 42 being part-time.

How Much Does Rush University Cost?

The student loan default rate at Rush University Medical Center is 0.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Rush University Medical Center Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Rush University Medical Center make about $85,900 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is good news for future Rush University Medical Center graduates since it is 111% more than the average college graduate's salary of $40,800 per year.


See which majors at Rush University make the most money.

Location of Rush University

Located in Chicago, Illinois, Rush University is a private not-for-profit institution. The city atmosphere of Chicago makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Location of Rush University

Contact details for Rush University Medical Center are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 600 S. Paulina St. Ste 440, Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: 312-942-7100

Rush University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 19 majors graduated from Rush University. Of these students, 37 received undergraduate degrees and 696 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Allied Health Professions 29 $71,500
Health Sciences & Services 8 NA
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 0 NA
Microbiological Sciences & Immunology 0 NA
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 0 NA
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (Other) 0 NA
Pharmacology & Toxicology 0 NA
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 0 NA
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 0 NA
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Rush University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Rush University Medical Center

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 1,471 students took at least one online class at Rush University. This is a decrease from the 1,578 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 1,471 565
2016-2017 1,578 453
2015-2016 1,533 576
2014-2015 1,511 630
2013-2014 1,702 764

Learn more about online learning at Rush University.


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