School Overview

Salem University is a Private, 4 years college located in Salem, West Virginia. Salem ranked 12nd in West Virginia Colleges and 86th in Federal Region III.
It has a total enrollment of 1,008 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
Salem University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address223 W Main St, Salem, WV 26426
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

Salem University has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information. The application fees are $20 for undergraduate programs and $20 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$20
Graduate Application Fees$20

Tuition & Fees

Salem's 2022 tuition & fees is $13,390 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $13,864.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$13,390
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,864
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,008 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 646 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Salem has 809 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 199 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,008
Undergraduate Students809
Graduate Students199
Online Enrollment646

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs23 Programs
Number of online programs21 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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