Salem State University

The Salem State University is established in and located at Salem, Massachusetts 1970. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 115 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Salem State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Suburb: Large setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Salem State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Post-master’s certificate, Master’s degree in more than 19 Subject areas as well as 99 specializations.

Contact Details

352 Lafayette St
Salem, MA 1970
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Salem State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Post-master’s certificate
Master’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 40
Graduate application fee
: $ 50

Admissions & Requirements

Salem State University Undergraduate application fees is $40 and Graduate application fees $50. Below table’s shows Salem State University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 440 540
SAT Math 450 540
ACT Composite 19 24

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $910 $7,220 $287
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $910 $7,220 $287
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $7,050 $7,220 $322
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $2,520 $3,726 $347
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $2,520 $3,726 $347
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $4,140 $3,726 $437

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $11,304 $11,039 $11,050 $10,395
On campus, other expenses $1,650 $1,760 $1,660 $1,588
Off campus (not with family), room and board $9,856 $9,856 $9,720 $9,866
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $3,386 $3,454 $3,396 $3,324
Off campus (with family), other expenses $4,454 $4,454 $4,396 $4,324


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Not applicable
Basketball Massachusetts State College Ath Assoc
Baseball Massachusetts State College Ath Assoc
Cross Country/Track Massachusetts State College Ath Assoc

Salem State University Majors with degree levels

The Salem State University is up with semester based academics that offer 99 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 81 Majors
  • Master Degree : 34 Majors

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Transportation and Materials Moving

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Salem State University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Salem State University College.