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Samuel Merritt University

Samuel Merritt University

3100 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609
(510) 869-6511

Samuel Merritt University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1909. This school, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in Oakland, CA. It offers subjects including advanced nursing, occupational therapy, and anesthesiology. SMU offers students one bachelors level degree, five degrees at the masters level, and two degrees at the doctoral level. In 2010, 1,422 students sought degrees from the seven programs at this specialized school. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits it.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 1,422 students were enrolled at SMU.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 1,422 students were enrolled at SMU.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 327
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1095
  • Undergraduate Male: 94
  • Undergraduate Female: 491
  • Graduate Male: 234
  • Graduate Female: 603

Faculty Demographics

This school has 229 instructors. Close to 38% of faculty are full-time, 141 out of 229 teachers are part-time, and around 74% of faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

This school has 229 instructors. Close to 38% of faculty are full-time, 141 out of 229 teachers are part-time, and around 74% of faculty are women.

  • Male: 58
  • Female: 171
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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