Salem University

Salem, West Virginia

Salem University Overview

Student population

Address223 W Main St
Salem, WV
School Websitewww.salemu.edu
School TypePrivate for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPrivate for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Salem University is a private for-profit, 4-year college based in Salem, West Virginia that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is post-master's certificate.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Salem University was $16,500, in addition to fees of $200. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Salem University.

Salem University has a 11% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Salem University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Salem University, the tuition for in-state residents is $16,500. Combined with fees of $200, room and board costs of $7,480, other expenses of $2,000 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $16,700 in tuition.

Students at Salem University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Salem University was $6,299 last year, with 60% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Salem University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio22:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Salem University.

Salem University has a good gender split, with 58% of undergraduates being female and 42% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 59% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 21% of students come from in-state and 20% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Salem University is 22:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Salem University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES

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