Follow our legacy and tradition in health education through stories and photos to celebrate 100 illustrious years of Salus University's founding College, Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
Committed to graduating the highest caliber of professionals, Salus faculty represent some of the best minds in health science and blindness and low vision.
With a hands-on approach to patient care, an early and sustained clinical experience is what sets Salus graduates apart from their professional peers.
Emphasizing quality and continuity with patients and their interprofessional teams, Salus students are exposed to integrated programs where exploration and collaboration drive holistic healthcare.
Experience the best of two worlds. Our vibrant, suburban campus located just outside of Philadelphia offers easy access to unlimited culture, arts, history, sports, and entertainment.
Since 1919, Salus graduates have been leading their professions with progressive thinking for the changing world of health and wellness.
Salus students are part of a community much greater than the University. Close to home and across the globe, we pursue projects that advance the world of health, wellness, and public service.
From our nearly century long and proud history, Pennsylvania College of Optometry has pioneered some of the most influential innovations in post-graduate optometric education worldwide.
With an interdisciplinary approach, the College of Education and Rehabilitation educates professionals dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for those affected by disabilities.
An exceptional academic and clinical experience, the Osborne College of Audiology prepares thought-leading audiologists to practice in medical, educational and private practice settings.
Uniquely focused on today’s critical healthcare issues, the College of Health Sciences graduates professionals fully equipped to meet the complex—and ever-changing—demands for health worldwide.
This program offers students interested in pursuing a graduate or professional degree in the health sciences the opportunity to strengthen their scientific background.
Salus University has completed two new articulation agreements with Keystone College, one for a Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree program and the second for a Physician Assistant (PA) Studies Master of Medical Science degree program.
Throughout his naval career, Dr. Cowan served as an academician, practitioner, researcher and teacher with numerous tours of duty around the world. He accepted the invitation to be the keynote speaker of the White Coat Ceremony not only because he believes the ceremony itself is a great idea - celebrating the onset of something – but also because of his close association with University President Michael H. Mittelman, OD ’80, MPH, MBA, FAAO, FACHE.
When Graham Seering, ‘21PA, stepped onto the stage to get his white coat, there were audible gasps throughout the audience. Standing at six feet, seven inches tall, Seering could very well be the tallest person in this year’s incoming group of students. And it may have occurred to more than one audience member, “Do they have a white coat big enough to fit this guy?”
The resource fair is a way for students to not only meet different service departments on campus – like the technology and learning resource Center, the Center for Personal and Professional Development, the on-campus clinical facilities – but also external organizations brought in by the University such as insurance companies, Temple Physicians clinic, and Campus Philly, which provides information about the Philadelphia area to the students.