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  1. Professors
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  2. Value
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  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
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  5. Student Life
    B-
  6. Location
    C-
Salem Community is a public college located in Oldmans Township, New Jersey. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 526 undergraduate students. The Salem Community acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Precision Production, and Licensed Practical Nurse Training (LPN). Graduating 49% of students, Salem Community alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $23,000.
About Salem Community College...
Athletic Division
Other
Athletic Conference
Address
460 Hollywood Avenue
Carneys Point, NJ 08069
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Cost

Net Price
$10,107/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $9,801/ year
  • $30-48k
    $10,223/ year
  • $49-75k
    $12,424/ year
  • $76-110k
    $13,348/ year
  • $110k+
    $15,430/ year
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Academics

Professors
C+
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Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
80%
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
526Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
28%
Pell Grant
51%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$27,100/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
49%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
86%
National
83%

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Throughout high school and even after graduation, I dreaded the thought of attending a community college. There is a very well known stigma against community colleges. However, financially, I had no other choice but to attend Salem Community College. I graduated after studying liberal arts for two years to transfer to a four year college. Overall, my experience was thoroughly enjoyable. I had enlightening professors and always interacted with knowledgeable staff members. My classmates and I were mostly on the same path - the transfer to a four year college, so there was a sense of comradery on campus. The only thing I felt was absent for SCC, was the presence of on campus housing, even though it is a community college, that is one experience that I wanted. However, my general experience was good.
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Salem is a great school for the academic programs. If you want a good education, you're in the right place. Just don't expect much else. The surrounding area is very empty. There are some extracurricular clubs and activities, and an athletics department is being built.
It’s very affordable, and the professors are very good. I would like to see sports back at the college. Also i love that the college has added the food court which is awesome.