Salem State College

Salem, MA

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Salem State College

Salem State College

Salem State College Student Essentials

Salem State College Student Essentials
Region: Northeast
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Vikings
Website: www.salemstate.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $8,050
Out-of-State Tuition: $14,190
Retention Rate: 74%
Enrollment: 13,387
Year Established: 1854

About Salem State College

Looking for quality education from a leading state university in Massachusetts? In the historic and beautiful town of Salem, students find a vibrant college campus in Salem State College.

Bachelor’s degrees can be earned in almost every traditional concentration under the following three schools:

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Health and Human Services
  • Bertolon School of Business

Though students have a wide selection of undergraduate programs to choose from, graduate degrees are offered in slightly fewer numbers. Master’s degrees and graduate certificates are offered in fields such as Education, Psychology, Mathematics, Biology, Criminal Justice, Business, and many more.

Student life at Salem State College is explosive. Students not only have a vast array of student organizations, athletic teams, study abroad options, recreational activities, and outdoor excursions to choose from on campus, but can also participate in popular community events.

Student support services are an essential tool for academic and intellectual pursuits of enrolled students. Services include career advising, academic counseling, health services, a multicultural affairs office, academic workshops, and much more.

Salem State College is proud to provide stellar academic opportunities and support services, as well as a vibrant campus and community that lends to a unique and fun college experience.

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Salem State College Map & Location

Salem State College
352 Lafayette St
Salem, MA 01970


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Getting Around Salem State College

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Salem, MA

Winter
Dec
41
26
Jan
35
20
Feb
39
23
Spring
Mar
45
29
Apr
55
38
May
65
47
Summer
Jun
75
57
Jul
80
63
Aug
79
62
Fall
Sep
72
55
Oct
61
44
Nov
51
36

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 9,431
Freshman Class 998
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 13,387

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 9%
  • African American: 8%
  • Caucasian: 73%
  • Asian: 3%
  • Unknown and Other: 6%
Latino 9%
African American 8%
Caucasian 73%
Asian 3%
Unknown and Other 6%

Undergraduate 70%
Graduate 30%
Full-Time 99%
Part-Time 1%
Women 66%
Men 34%
International 4%
Domestic 96%

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Salem State College

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