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Saint Xavier University
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  • Graduate School
  • CHICAGO, IL

About

Address
3700 W 103RD ST
CHICAGO, IL 60655
From Saint Xavier University

Saint Xavier University is a distinguished private institution founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1846. Chicago’s oldest Catholic university and the first Mercy college in the United States, Saint Xavier provides a transformative educational experience to 3,600 students at its Chicago campus with nearly 30 graduate program options in the College of Arts and Sciences, Graham School of Management (GSM), and School of Nursing and Health Sciences (SONHS) as well as a variety of program options in Continuing and Adult Education. Saint Xavier provides a supportive learning environment and high-quality, engaged graduate learning programs to prepare you to succeed and lead in your field. SXU is consistently recognized as one of the best colleges in the Midwest.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Deadline for International Students
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$0

Graduate Schools

Masters Programs

Master of Science in Exercise Science

academic spotlight

The MSES is designed for individuals with a bachelor's degree in science or a health care-related field interested in advancing their knowledge. The program is grounded in evidence-based practice, decision-making and leadership across health care and wellness settings. The curriculum is designed to increase and expand the knowledge needed for 21st century health care.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
712
Part-Time Grad Students
567
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
No data available  
Racial Diversity
  • White
    53.8%
  • African American
    14.8%
  • Hispanic
    10.9%
  • Unknown
    10%
  • Asian
    4.4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3.3%
  • Multiracial
    2.6%
  • Native American
    0.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 4 responses
  • Driven
    100%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 4 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    25%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    25%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    50%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
100%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 4 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 4 responses
Poll
50%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 4 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 4 responses
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    25%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    50%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    25%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 4 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    25%
  • Did not graduate yet
    75%
100%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 4 responses

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$123,177
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,135
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$293,997
National
$281,900

Saint Xavier University Reviews

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