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Salem State University

Salem State University

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

Salem State University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1854. This school is located in the suburbs of Salem, Massachusetts. Salem State is the 12th largest institution in the state of Massachusetts. Salem State offers subjects including educational leadership, psychology, and ESL. This school offers nine certificates, 74 bachelors level degrees, and 33 degrees at the masters level to students. In 2010, 9,993 students sought degrees from the 91 programs at this medium-sized school. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits this school. It is one of 42 public post-secondary institutions in Massachusetts.

Admission

5,782 students applied to this school for admission in 2010. Salem State admitted close to 57% of applicants or 3,296 students. Around 62% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

5,782 students applied to this school for admission in 2010. Salem State admitted close to 57% of applicants or 3,296 students. Around 62% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 57%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 56%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 59%

Student Demographics

9,993 students were enrolled at this school in 2010.

Student Demographics

9,993 students were enrolled at this school in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 3597
  • Total Enrolled Female: 6396
  • Undergraduate Male: 3057
  • Undergraduate Female: 4782
  • Graduate Male: 560
  • Graduate Female: 1594

Faculty Demographics

It has 779 faculty. Close to 42% of faculty are full-time and approximately 57% of instructors are part-time. About 56% of faculty are female.

Faculty Demographics

It has 779 faculty. Close to 42% of faculty are full-time and approximately 57% of instructors are part-time. About 56% of faculty are female.

  • Male: 338
  • Female: 441
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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