Rush University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#3608 of 14,131 In the World
#1043 of 2,597 In North America
#973 of 2,496 In the United States
#42 of 100 In Illinois
#16 of 38 In Chicago
#543 of 1,049 For Nursing

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
37%
Undergraduates
104
Graduates
2,712
Male:Female Ratio
23:77
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Rush University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,118 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

939 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1690 (60%)
Hispanic 345 (12%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 248 (9%)
Black or African American 236 (8%)
Asian 224 (8%)
Two or more races 47 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 23 (0.8%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $30,649$37,207
Tuition in-state $30,649$37,207
Tuition out-of-state $30,649$37,207

Rush University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Nursing Practice 218
Nursing Science 163 1
Medicine 131
Occupational Therapy & Therapist 1 31
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 32
Physician Assistant 29
Medical Science & Scientist 27
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 26
Biotechnology 23
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist 19
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 18
Nutrition Sciences 18
Audiology & Audiologist 17
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration & Management 15
Perfusion Technology & Perfusionist 15
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer 15
Cardiovascular Technology & Technologist 14
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 8 1
Respiratory Care Therapy & Therapist 9
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 6
Biochemistry 4
Pharmacology 2
Immunology 1
Grand Total 47 385 412

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,196
Citations
60,771

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
1,631 / 46,986
Biology
519 / 16,853
Psychology
268 / 10,680
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
253 / 5,893
Surgery
239 / 8,166
Health Science
220 / 6,376
Demography
144 / 3,973
Oncology and Cancer research
139 / 3,386
Physics
138 / 3,667
Physical Therapy
121 / 3,347
Computer Science
113 / 3,040
Healthcare Management (MHA)
97 / 1,850
Immunology
93 / 4,108
Nursing
89 / 2,558
Family medicine
88 / 1,001
Chemistry
87 / 3,014
Critical Care Nursing
85 / 3,279
Biophysics
79 / 2,608
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
78 / 1,757
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
74 / 2,890
Gerontology
73 / 2,678
Cardiology
72 / 2,065
Pathology
70 / 4,050
Psychiatry
70 / 2,078
Anesthesiology
68 / 1,695
Clinical Psychology
67 / 5,041
Business
64 / 2,162
Public Health
61 / 2,785
Pediatrics
61 / 768
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
52 / 1,185
Anatomy and Physiology
48 / 1,739
Biochemistry
47 / 1,636
Engineering
46 / 714
Molecular Biology
46 / 1,278
Neuroscience
42 / 1,299
Child Psychology
39 / 2,156
Occupational Therapy
37 / 752
Radiation Therapy
34 / 1,192
Sports Medicine
32 / 1,423
Pharmacology
32 / 1,120

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 20 187
1992 19 206
1993 12 233
1994 22 249
1995 22 257
1996 20 310
1997 23 404
1998 26 486
1999 30 529
2000 38 688
2001 42 734
2002 47 869
2003 35 1004
2004 65 1255
2005 39 1369
2006 51 1650
2007 34 1763
2008 44 1850
2009 80 1898
2010 79 2082
2011 73 2552
2012 111 2893
2013 141 3319
2014 127 3772
2015 160 4311
2016 174 4352
2017 183 5097
2018 198 4884
2019 218 6160
2020 270 7948
2021 359 9858

Notable alumni

  1. Hampar Kelikian

    Hampar Kelikian
    Born in
    Armenia Flag Armenia
    Years
    1899-1983 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    surgeon
    Biography

    Hampar Kelikian was an Armenian American orthopedic surgeon, who significantly extended the surgical field.

  2. Marca Bristo

    Marca Bristo
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-2019 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    activist
    Biography

    Marca Bristo was an American disability rights activist.

  3. Julian H. Lewis

    Julian H. Lewis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1891-1989 (aged 98)
    Enrolled in Rush University
    In 1917 graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    pathologistphysiologist
    Biography

    Julian Herman Lewis was an American pathologist. The son of a freed slave, Lewis became the first African-American associate professor at the University of Chicago in 1922 and spent the next 20 years studying racial differences in relation to medicine. In the meantime, he conducted research on immunology, for which he earned a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1926.

  4. Marguerite Littleton Kearney

    Marguerite Littleton Kearney
    Occupations
    scientist
    Biography

    Marguerite T. Littleton Kearney is an American nurse and scientist. She is the director of the National Institute of Nursing Research's Division of Extramural Science Programs. Littleton Kearney was the associate dean for research at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Graduate School of Nursing.

General info

Alternative names Rush University Medical Center
Founded 1972
Motto Ministrare per scientiam
Minister through scientific knowledge
Academic Calendar September to June. Also Summer Sessions
Total FTE staff 2,288
Carnegie Classification Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers

Location and Contacts

Address 600 S. Paulina St. STE 440
Chicago, Illinois, 60612
United States
City population 2,746,000
Phone 3129427100
Fax +1 (312) 942 2100

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