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Salem State University
  • Graduate School
  • SALEM, MA

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Salem State is a public graduate school in Salem, Massachusetts in the Boston Area. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 1,527 graduate students. Of the 32 graduate programs offered at Salem State University, only 1 is offered online or through graduate distance education programs. 64% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
1,527
Part-Time Grad Students
979
Research Assistants
20
Teaching Assistants
No data available  
Racial Diversity
  • White
    74.9%
  • Hispanic
    7.6%
  • Unknown
    6.6%
  • African American
    4.6%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2.9%
  • Asian
    1.9%
  • Multiracial
    1.3%
  • Native American
    0.1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Driven
    29%
  • Down-to-earth
    21%
  • Friendly
    36%
  • Just trying to get through
    7%
  • have not interact with students yet
    7%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 14 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    14%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    21%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    43%
  • Easy and cheap
    21%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
79%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 14 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 14 responses
Poll
57%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 14 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 14 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    21%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    64%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    14%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 14 responses
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    7%
  • Did not graduate yet
    93%
71%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 14 responses

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
Median Household Income
$79,196
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,678
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$464,200
National
$281,900

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