Salem State University

352 Lafayette St, Salem, MA 1970
Salem State University is a public education institution in Salem, Massachusetts.

Awards conferred at Salem State University include bachelor's and master's degrees in 31 fields of study and 101 disciplines. The school has been accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education and has specialized accreditation from the American Occupational Therapy Association - Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education.

Dual credit, distance learning and study abroad programs are offered at Salem State University. Credit toward a degree is accepted for Advanced Placement and life experience students have access to on-campus day care.


General Information

Main Phone: (978) 542 -6000 Website: www.salemstate.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 644
School Type: Public- 4-year or above Affiliation: None
Size: Medium (5,000 - 10,000 students) Undergraduates: 7,716
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 1,950
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 57%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1

Admissions

Application Fee: $ 40


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Transcript
TOEFL
Standardized Test Scores

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 440 550
SAT Math 450 540

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 5,697
Accepted 3,268
Acceptance Rate 57%
Enrolled 998

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 77% Full-time 23% Part-time
Graduate Attendance Status 17% Full-time 83% Part-time
Student Gender 36% Men 64% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

72% White 0% American Indian/Alaska Native
7% Black or African American 2% Multiracial
8% Hispanic/Latino 3% Asian/Oriental
0% Polynesian/Pacific Island 8% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 55% $ 6,936
Local Grant 32% $3,954
Institutional Grant 54% $ 1,788
Student Loans 69% $ 6,455

Majors & Degrees


Computer Information Sciences

Computer Science

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Science - - 8 - -

Computer and Information Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer and Information Sciences - - 0 - -

Communication and Journalism

Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Public Relations - - 29 - -
Advertising - - 24 - -

Journalism

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Journalism - - 12 - -

Education

Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Art Teacher Education - - 1 - -
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching - - 1 7 -
Spanish Language Teacher Education - - 1 7 -
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching - - 0 7 -
History Teacher Education - - 0 6 -
Reading Teacher Education - - 0 25 -
Spanish Language Teacher Education - - 0 10 -
English Teacher Education - - 0 11 -
Art Teacher Education - - 0 6 -
Chemistry Teacher Education - - 0 0 -
Biology Teacher Education - - 0 2 -
Mathematics Teacher Education - - 0 15 -
General Science Teacher Education - - 0 4 -

Educational Administration and Supervision

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Educational Leadership and Administration - - - 3 -
Higher Education Higher Education Administration - - - 10 -

Special Education and Teaching

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Special Education and Teaching - - - 59 -

Education

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Education and Teaching - - 0 - -

Teacher Education and Professional Development

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Early Childhood Education and Teaching - - 57 - -
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 64 - -
Junior High and Middle School Education and Teaching - - 64 8 -
Early Childhood Education and Teaching - - 64 20 -
Junior High and Middle School Education and Teaching - - 4 20 -
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 4 53 -
Secondary Education and Teaching - - 2 25 -
Teacher Education and Professional Development ? Specific Levels and Methods - - 2 1 -

Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Art Teacher Education - - 1 - -
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching - - 1 7 -
Spanish Language Teacher Education - - 1 7 -
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching - - 0 7 -
History Teacher Education - - 0 6 -
Reading Teacher Education - - 0 25 -
Spanish Language Teacher Education - - 0 10 -
English Teacher Education - - 0 11 -
Art Teacher Education - - 0 6 -
Chemistry Teacher Education - - 0 0 -
Biology Teacher Education - - 0 2 -
Mathematics Teacher Education - - 0 15 -
General Science Teacher Education - - 0 4 -

Student Counseling

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
School Counseling and Guidance Services - - - 31 -

Teacher Education and Professional Development

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Early Childhood Education and Teaching - - 57 - -
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 64 - -
Junior High and Middle School Education and Teaching - - 64 8 -
Early Childhood Education and Teaching - - 64 20 -
Junior High and Middle School Education and Teaching - - 4 20 -
Elementary Education and Teaching - - 4 53 -
Secondary Education and Teaching - - 2 25 -
Teacher Education and Professional Development ? Specific Levels and Methods - - 2 1 -

Educational Instructional Media Design

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Educational Instructional Technology - - - 19 -

Teaching English Or French As A Second Language

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Teaching English As A Second Language (esl) Instructor - - - 13 -

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Language Interpretation and Translation - - 3 - -

Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Spanish Language and Literature - - 3 - -

English Language and Literature Letters

Rhetoric and Composition Writing Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing - - 8 - -
Creative Writing - - 7 - -
Writing - - 2 - -

English Language and Literature

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
English Language and Literature - - 33 17 -

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities - - 15 - -

English Language and Literature Letters

Rhetoric and Composition Writing Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing - - 8 - -
Creative Writing - - 7 - -
Writing - - 2 - -

English Language and Literature

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
English Language and Literature - - 33 17 -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - - 10 8 -

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Environmental Biology - - 4 - -
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography - - 13 - -

Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biomedical Sciences - - 13 - -
Biology Biological Sciences - - 15 0 -

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biochemistry - - 5 - -

Cell Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Cell Cellular and Molecular Biology - - 4 - -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - - 10 8 -

Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies - - 7 - -

Health and Physical Education Fitness

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Health and Physical Education Fitness - - 1 - -
Kinesiology and Exercise Science - - 24 - -
Sport and Fitness Administration Management - - 18 - -

Psychology

Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Psychology - - 76 - -

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Counseling Psychology - - - 19 -
Industrial and Organizational Psychology - - - 6 -

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Work

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Social Work - - 39 78 -

Physical Sciences

Geological and Earth Sciences Geosciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Geology Earth Science - - 15 - -

Chemistry

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Chemistry - - 5 - -

Psychology

Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Psychology - - 76 - -

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Counseling Psychology - - - 19 -
Industrial and Organizational Psychology - - - 6 -

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services

Criminal Justice and Corrections

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Administration - - - 6 -
Forensic Science and Technology - - 1 6 -
Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Administration - - 93 6 -

Fire Protection

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Fire Services Administration - - 2 - -

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Work

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Social Work - - 39 78 -

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services

Criminal Justice and Corrections

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Administration - - - 6 -
Forensic Science and Technology - - 1 6 -
Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Administration - - 93 6 -

Fire Protection

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Fire Services Administration - - 2 - -

Social Sciences

Sociology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sociology - - 16 - -

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - - 11 - -

Economics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Economics - - 15 - -

Geography and Cartography

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Geographic Information Science and Cartography - - - 6 -
Geography - - 11 6 -
Geographic Information Science and Cartography - - 3 6 -
Geography - - 3 0 -

Transportation and Materials Moving

Air Transportation

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Aviation Airway Management and Operations - - 0 - -

Health Professions and Related Programs

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Occupational Therapy Therapist - - 5 7 -

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Nuclear Medical Technology Technologist - - 6 - -
Athletic Training Trainer - - 4 - -
Nuclear Medical Technology Technologist - - 6 - -
Athletic Training Trainer - - 4 - -

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Occupational Therapy Therapist - - 5 7 -

Clinical Medical Laboratory Science Research and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Clinical Laboratory Science Medical Technology Technologist - - 4 - -

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Occupational Therapy Therapist - - 5 7 -

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Nuclear Medical Technology Technologist - - 6 - -
Athletic Training Trainer - - 4 - -
Nuclear Medical Technology Technologist - - 6 - -
Athletic Training Trainer - - 4 - -

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Occupational Therapy Therapist - - 5 7 -

Clinical Medical Laboratory Science Research and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Clinical Laboratory Science Medical Technology Technologist - - 4 - -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Public Applied History - - 0 - -
American History (united States) - - 0 - -
History - - 0 9 -
European History - - 2 9 -
History - - 29 9 -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurial Studies - - 13 - -

Hospitality Administration Management

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Tourism and Travel Services Management - - 4 - -
Hospitality Administration Management - - 16 - -

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting - - 75 - -
Accounting and Finance - - 15 - -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management - - 89 17 -

International Business

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
International Business Trade Commerce - - 20 - -

Management Information Systems and Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Management Information Systems - - 5 - -

Marketing

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Marketing Marketing Management - - 53 - -

Human Resources Management and Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Human Resources Management Personnel Administration - - 13 - -

Finance and Financial Management Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Finance - - 18 - -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management - - 89 17 -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Public Applied History - - 0 - -
American History (united States) - - 0 - -
History - - 0 9 -
European History - - 2 9 -
History - - 29 9 -

Sports & Athletics

Yes No
Football
Basketball
Baseball
Track


Company Information
About Us
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Help
Contact
Linking