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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$40
Undergrad Application Fee
$50
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

Address:
352 Lafayette St Salem, MA 01970
Phone: (978) 542-6000
General Site: www.salemstate.edu
Admissions: http://www.salemstate.edu/admissions/
Application: http://www.salemstate.edu/admissions/1282.php

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Jamie from Winthrop, MA
  • Feb-27-2014 I am a current student here

    The most important tip for future students is to interact inside and outside of the classroom with their professors and other faculty members Making these connections can benefit when the student needs assistance, guidance, and recommendations for homework, classes, and programs.

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  • Lindsey from Reading, MA
  • Feb-22-2014 I am a current student here

    Take classes in a wide range of departments because you never know what may spark your interest! Take advantage of the beautiful new library/learning commons as well as the new Gassett Fitness Center.

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  • Isabel from MA
  • Feb-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Email your department chair (search the website for the information) before orientation to ask what classes you should be in your first semester. Always go to the professors for help. Office hours are always posted, and the staff just wants to see you succeed.

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  • Jennifer from Lawrence MA
  • Jan-07-2014 I am a current student here

    -Get involved! - Time management is key -Check out the library, its peaceful, relaxing, you'll get work done - take breaks, you don't want to overwhelm yourself - be outgoing, break out of your shell

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  • Kaitlynn from Billerica, MA
  • Jan-05-2014 I am a current student here

    Talk to your advisor, they can help you through the transition. Don't be afraid to open up and talk to people. Study with friends. Don't spend all your time on school, join clubs or go out sometimes. Explore all your options, even if you know what you want to do with your lfie. you'd be surprised how much you can learn.

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