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Salem State University


Overview

Student Population
9,001
 Location Salem, Massachusetts
 Online salemstate.edu 
School Type Public 4 Year
Size Mid-size
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Salem, Massachusetts, Salem State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,139 prospective students applied, and 4,517 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,145 enrolled in the school.  6,353 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,648 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $910 plus fees of $9,368. Salem State University is ranked 837 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Moderate
Test Scores
SAT ACT GPA
SAT970/1160
ACT19/25
GPA3.09
Applications Accepted
73.6%
Applications DueApr 15, 2019
Applicant CompetitionLow

Cost to Attend

Massachusetts Resident Tuition
$910
In State Costs for Salem State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$9,368
Room and Board $13,000
Budget for Other Expenses$1,746
Total One Year Cost$26,224
Out of State Tuition
$7,050
Out of State Costs for Salem State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$9,368
Room and Board $13,000
Budget for Other Expenses$1,746
Total One Year Cost$32,364

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$44,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
42% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Salem State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Health Professions 17%
Education 9%
Psychology 7%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 7%