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Salem College

Winston Salem, NC, USA
3.27 Average Rating
Salem College is an all-female institution located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Established in 1772, the college is the oldest women’s college in the south and one of the oldest female educational establishments in the US. The college houses the Salem College Center for Women Writers, which hosts a famous annual writing contest.The top fields of study among undergraduates are business administration and management, foundations of education, and communications.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Moravian Church
  • Female Only
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
62%
Out of State Students
37%
0
100
57%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
984
Total Number of Undergrads
824
Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
56%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
57%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,218
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$29,416
Out-of-State Tuition
$29,416
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$25,768
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
2%
98%
Student Organizations
56
Size of Town
City: Midsize
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Winston Salem
Raleigh
Charlotte
Washington
Atlanta
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$36,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.27 Average Rating
The classes are small which is great. The campus is easy to navigate and get around. The professers and other students seem helpful if you're lost or have questions.
Jessica from Lewisville, NC
With a warm and welcoming environment, all students are sure to feel right at home in the Salem community. A strong sense of sisterhood forms inseparable bonds between the girls and an encouraging staff creates opportunities for excellent grades.
Falon from Roxboro, NC

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