National University of Health Sciences

country rank  1221
world rank  3853

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University Overview

Established in 1906, National University of Health Sciences is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Lombard (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Illinois. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): St. Petersburg. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, National University of Health Sciences (NUHS) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National University of Health Sciences (NUHS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 112 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. NUHS also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Acronym NUHS
Founded 1906
Motto Esse Quam Vederi
To be, rather than to seem to be
Colours Maroon and gold

University Location

Address 200 E Roosevelt Road
Lombard (population range: 10,000-49,999)
60148-4583 Illinois
United States
T +1 (630) 629 2000
F +1 (630) 889 6499
Other locations St. Petersburg

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
Int'l student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 200 East Roosevelt Road
Lombard 60148
+1 (630) 889 6566
800 826 6285

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 500-999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to National University of Health Sciences's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Higher Learning Commission

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE), Commission on Accreditation
  • Commission for Independent, Florida Department of Education
  • Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME) Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM)


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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018