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Elmhurst University
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  • Graduate School
  • ELMHURST, IL

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About Elmhurst University...
Address
190 PROSPECT AVE
ELMHURST, IL 60126
Telephone
(630) 617-3400
From Elmhurst University

Our innovative graduate programs are tailored to meet the demands of the marketplace. We offer 20-plus graduate degrees and certificate programs to optimize your career objectives. You’ll develop versatile technical skills and fresh solutions to real-world challenges through project-based learning. At Elmhurst, you will also find balance between work, life and school. Our faculty program directors support you every step of the way. They’ll help you choose classes, grow your network, and achieve your goals.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
August 15
Deadline for International Students
July 15
Application Fee
$0

Scholarship

Masters Programs

Doctoral Programs

The Elmhurst MBA

academic spotlight

The Elmhurst MBA Advantage will give you the skills you need to take your career to the next level. Experienced faculty will teach you a mix of presentation, writing and excel skills. Choose from options including full-time, part-time and online. In addition, the Elmhurst MBA Advantage includes professional development options after you graduate, including one free course per year.

Applying

Acceptance Rate
No data available  
Total Graduate Students
578
GRE
No data available  
GMAT
No data available  
LSAT
No data available  
MCAT
No data available  
TOEFL
No data available  
IELTS
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Application Website
Interview Required
No data available  
Personal Statement Required
Yes
Academic Transcripts Required
Yes
Application Fee Waivers Available
No data available  
Letters of Recommendation Required
2

Academics

Part-time Classes Available
Yes
Weekend Classes Available
No data available  
Evening Classes Available
Yes
Poll
82%
of students took their classes full time. 11 responses
73%
of students completed the program in the time they expected. 11 responses
82%
of students agree the program difficulty was manageable. 11 responses
64%
of students agree that the online courses were positive experiences. 11 responses

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
578
Part-Time Grad Students
417
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
No data available  
Racial Diversity
  • White
    71.5%
  • Hispanic
    10.1%
  • Asian
    5.8%
  • African American
    5.6%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2.7%
  • Unknown
    2.6%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0.4%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.3%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 11 responses
  • Driven
    55%
  • Down-to-earth
    27%
  • Intellectual
    9%
  • Organized
    9%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 11 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    45%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    27%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    27%

Professors

Poll
100%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 11 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 11 responses
Poll
90%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 10 responses

Tuition & Financial Aid

Full-Time In-State Tuition
$34,500 / year
Full-Time Out-of-State Tuition
$34,500 / year
Part-Time In-State Tuition
$17,100 / year
Part-Time Out-of-State Tuition
$17,100 / year
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
Work Study Program Available
Yes
Teaching/Research Fellowship Available
Yes

Campus Resources

International Students Office
No data available  
International Office URL
No data available  
Disability Services
No data available  
Veterans Services
No data available  
Childcare Services
No data available  
73%
of students agree they had access to good mental health resources. 11 responses
27%
of students agree the program offered accessible childcare. 11 responses
27%
of students agree they felt supported as an international student. 11 responses
36%
of students agree they felt supported as a veteran. 11 responses

Outcomes

Average Salary After Graduation
No data available  
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
No data available  
Career Placement URL
No data available  
Poll
82%
of students are confident they will graduate. 11 responses
Poll
82%
of students are confident they will find a job after graduation. 11 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 11 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    27%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    27%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    45%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 11 responses
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    9%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    18%
  • $100,000 - $125,000
    9%
  • Did not graduate yet
    64%
73%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 11 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$143,492
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,843
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$516,900
National
$281,900

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