|Years||Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree|
|within 4 years||52% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 5 years||53% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 6 years||53% earned a bachelor degree|
A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Salem College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Salem College is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.
|after 6 years||$28,900 per year|
|after 7 years||$30,900 per year|
|after 8 years||$32,800 per year|
|after 9 years||$35,500 per year|
|after 10 years||$35,000 per year|
10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Salem College students who are working and no longer in school is $35,000, which is 2% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.