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Liberal Arts Schools in Salem, Massachusetts

There are 46 schools located by Salem, MA offering liberal arts programs. In 2010, 3,483 students graduated with degrees from Salem liberal arts schools. 1,858 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 1,023 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

3,116 students graduate from programs in Salem in liberal arts, on average, each year. This accounts for about 62% of liberal arts students who schools in the state of Massachusetts graduate. Specifically, 26 students graduated with certificates in liberal arts, 1,858 with an associate's level degree, 1,023 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 576 with a degree at the master's level.

46 liberal arts schools are located in Salem. And out of these, while 18 schools are public, 28 schools are private. While public liberal arts school tuition varies from $7,065 to $13,672, private liberal arts school tuition varies from $13,240 to $39,212.

Average tuition for programs in liberal arts is $23,614. While the lowest tuition in Salem, which is $7,065 every year, is at Framingham State University, the highest tuition for programs in liberal arts, which is $39,212 every year, is at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Liberal arts schools in Salem offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Salem, Massachusetts

3,116 students graduate from programs in Salem in liberal arts, on average, each year. This accounts for about 62% of liberal arts students who schools in the state of Massachusetts graduate. Specifically, 26 students graduated with certificates in liberal arts, 1,858 with an associate's level degree, 1,023 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 576 with a degree at the master's level.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Salem, Massachusetts

  • Certificate 2006: 21
  • Certificate 2007: 17
  • Certificate 2008: 27
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 26
  • Associate 2006: 1533
  • Associate 2007: 1495
  • Associate 2008: 1472
  • Associate 2009: 1581
  • Associate 2010: 1858
  • Bachelor 2006: 774
  • Bachelor 2007: 884
  • Bachelor 2008: 808
  • Bachelor 2009: 810
  • Bachelor 2010: 1023
  • Master 2006: 195
  • Master 2007: 275
  • Master 2008: 443
  • Master 2009: 471
  • Master 2010: 576

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Salem, Massachusetts

Schools in Salem offer a total of 87 programs in liberal arts. Of these programs, about 49.4% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the masters level.

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Salem, Massachusetts

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 43
  • Bachelor: 34
  • Master: 5

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41340
  • 25th Percentile: 54460
  • Median: 71800
  • 75th Percentile: 99740
  • 90th Percentile: 134670

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54530
  • 25th Percentile: 68140
  • Median: 85380
  • 75th Percentile: 114050
  • 90th Percentile: 151500

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37390
  • 25th Percentile: 46600
  • Median: 62160
  • 75th Percentile: 80650
  • 90th Percentile: 105730

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59970
  • Median Salary 2007: 62670
  • Median Salary 2008: 61730
  • Median Salary 2009: 67950
  • Median Salary 2010: 71800
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 260
  • Total Employed 2008: 300
  • Total Employed 2009: 410
  • Total Employed 2010: 570

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68670
  • Median Salary 2007: 71440
  • Median Salary 2008: 69700
  • Median Salary 2009: 80030
  • Median Salary 2010: 85380
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 510
  • Total Employed 2010: 530

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55790
  • Median Salary 2007: 57700
  • Median Salary 2008: 60740
  • Median Salary 2009: 64890
  • Median Salary 2010: 62160
  • Total Employed 2006: 980
  • Total Employed 2007: 1140
  • Total Employed 2008: 1200
  • Total Employed 2009: 1290
  • Total Employed 2010: 1240

Salem vs Massachusetts Liberal Arts Employment

Salem vs Massachusetts Liberal Arts Employment

  • Employed in Salem: 60.622% (2340)

Liberal Arts Schools in Salem, Massachusetts

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1. Salem State University

352 Lafayette St
Salem, MA 1970
(978) 542-6000

Salem State University offers one program in liberal arts and Salem State, which is 46.9 miles from Fitchburg, is just a short commute away from within Salem. It is the only public post-secondary institution in Salem.