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Salem State University Majors

Graduation Statistics

43%

graduate within six years
  • 47% within eight years
  • 14% within four years
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1,892 Graduates
Salem State University offers bachelors through masters degrees.
Bachelor's Master's

Faculty Overview

1,098 Faculty
Full Time
  • 761 Instructional
  • 0 Research
  • 0 Public Service
Part Time
  • 337 Instructional
  • 0 Research
  • 0 Public Service

Study Options

Distance Learning

Can't make it to the campus? This college has remote classroom options.

Study Abroad Opportunities

This college has programs to study and gain cultural experiences in countries around the world.

Teacher Certification Offered

This college offers teacher certification.

ROTC - Army

Get leadership training and money for tuition.

ROTC - Air Force

Develop valuable leadership skills and earn scholarships that cover tuition, books and extra expenses.

Programs & Majors

AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES Bachelor Master
Aquaculture 1 -
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
Biochemistry 12 -
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 21 -
Biomedical Sciences, General 55 -
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology - -
Environmental Biology 6 -
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 12 -
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
Accounting 77 -
Accounting and Finance 15 -
Business Administration and Management, General 95 28
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies 8 -
Finance, General 25 -
Hospitality Administration/Management, General 20 -
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 14 -
International Business/Trade/Commerce 18 -
Management Information Systems, General 12 -
Management Science 18 -
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 60 -
Tourism and Travel Services Management 8 -
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
Advertising 24 -
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 5 -
Journalism 16 -
Mass Communication/Media Studies 5 -
Public Relations/Image Management 29 -
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
Computer Science 18 -
EDUCATION Bachelor Master
Art Teacher Education 12 8
Biology Teacher Education - 1
Chemistry Teacher Education - 2
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services - 18
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 74 19
Educational Leadership and Administration, General - -
Educational/Instructional Technology - 8
Elementary Education and Teaching 54 23
English/Language Arts Teacher Education - -
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration - 35
History Teacher Education - 10
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 1 4
Mathematics Teacher Education - 10
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 1 4
Reading Teacher Education - 9
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education - 2
Secondary Education and Teaching - 3
Spanish Language Teacher Education - 9
Special Education and Teaching, General - 43
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other - -
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor - 24
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master
Creative Writing 12 -
English Language and Literature, General 53 17
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 10 -
Writing, General - -
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master
French Language and Literature 2 -
Italian Language and Literature 2 -
Language Interpretation and Translation 1 -
Spanish Language and Literature 8 -
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
Athletic Training/Trainer 8 -
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 2 -
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist 4 -
Nursing Administration - -
Nursing Science - 35
Occupational Therapy/Therapist 11 12
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 168 -
HISTORY Bachelor Master
American History (United States) 1 -
European History 2 -
History, General 38 17
History, Other - -
Public/Applied History 16 -
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES Bachelor Master
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 116 12
Fire Services Administration 9 -
Forensic Science and Technology 23 -
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor Master
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 19 -
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master
Mathematics, General 13 6
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Bachelor Master
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 1 -
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 42 -
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 5 -
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 20 -
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master
Philosophy 6 -
PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
Chemistry, General 15 -
Geology/Earth Science, General 14 -
PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master
Applied Behavior Analysis 8 -
Counseling Psychology - 33
Industrial and Organizational Psychology - 15
Psychology, General 161 -
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Bachelor Master
Social Work 83 79
SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
American Government and Politics (United States) 2 -
Economics, General 8 -
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 6 9
Geography 25 -
Political Science and Government, General 11 -
Sociology 37 -
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master
Acting 9 -
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 1 -
Art/Art Studies, General - -
Commercial and Advertising Art 21 -
Dance, General 1 -
Design and Applied Arts, Other 7 -
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 13 -
Drawing - -
Music, General 14 -
Painting 3 -
Photography 6 -
Printmaking - -
Sculpture 1 -
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 7 -
Reviews Academic Rigor
  • Hayley from Methuen, MA
  • 5
  • All of my classes at Salem State teach me the basics of the subject, as well as things I will use in my every day life. This past semester in…

  • Jan-02-2010 Read More
  • Ashley from Springfield, MA
  • 5
  • Salem State has to be one of the best state schools. Every single one of my professors were willing and able to help me if I didn't understand a particular…

  • Dec-15-2010 Read More