Salem State College

352 Lafayette St
Salem, MA 1970
(978) 542-6000
http://www.salemstate.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 10,125
  • Undergraduate population: 7,764
  • Student to faculty ratio: 16 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $17,781
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $23,591
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $17,606
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $23,416

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 78%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $1,641
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 32%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,161
  • Students receiving federal aid: 32%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,779
  • Students receiving state aid: 53%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 19%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 6,263
  • Percent admitted: 58%
  • Percent admitted (men): 56%
  • Percent admitted (women): 60%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 420, 540
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 420, 530
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 10,157
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 33%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 67%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 43%
  • Graduation rate (men): 37%
  • Graduation rate (women): 47%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters