Hack College's School Directory Work Smarter, Not Harder

Home Pennsylvania Schools University of the Sciences

University of the Sciences
University of the Sciences 600 S 43rd Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 Phone: (215) 596-8800
  • General Information
    About University of the Sciences

    The mission of University of the Sciences in Philadelphia is to educate students to become leaders and innovators in the sciences, the health professions, and emerging related disciplines. Building on our legacy as the nation’s first college of pharmacy, we provide excellence in teaching, research, and service.


    Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.

    Institution Type
    • 4-year, Private not-for-profit
    Special Learning Opportunities
    • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
    • Teacher certification
    • Distance learning opportunities
    • Study abroad
    Student Services
    • General Education Courses
    • Career Services available upon completion
    Credit Accepted
    • Dual credit
    • The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.Advanced placement (AP) credits
    Religious Affiliation
    • Not applicable
    Federal Aid
    • Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
    Degrees/Certificates offered
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Postbaccalaureate certificate
    • Master's degree
    • Post-master's certificate
    Campus Setting
    • City: Large
    Disability Services Student
    • 3% or Less
  • Admission
    Total Applicants 3,837
    Percent Admitted 58%
    Men Admitted 60%
    Women Admitted 57%
    Full Time Retention Rate 85%
  • Submitted ACT & SAT Scores

    •     25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
      Critical Reading 530 600
      Math 560 660
    •     25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
      Composite 23 27
  • Student Demographics
    Total Enrolled 3,163
    Native American 6.0
    Asian 1,022.0
    African American 142.0
    Hispanic 54.0
    Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,451
    Enrolled FullTime Graduates 1,160

Leave Your Own Review

SelectPositive
Sign in with Facebook