Welcome to the Center for International Education/ESL

Center for International Education has moved! CIE is now located in Sullivan Building 114.

Salem State University students come from 70 different countries to improve their English through our English as a Second Language program, and to earn both undergraduate and graduate degrees. The university provides a friendly and welcoming environment for the over 400 international students who call our campus home. The Center for International Education, located in Sullivan Building Room 114 on the university's North Campus, offers a variety of services including:

The Center for International Education (CIE) has moved to the Sullivan Building, room 114 on North Campus. In this location, representatives from the CIE are available to meet with students, faculty and staff, To get a complete schedule or make an appointment email cie@salemstate.edu or call Emily Hanlon at ext. 6351.


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ESL Program    

Small classes incorporate a whole language approach where students work simultaneously on all areas of language, reading, writing, speaking, and listening. »

Study Abroad    

Experience another culture by studying at a foreign institution for a semester, year or summer. Life in another country and culture will broaden your understanding of the language, people and the educational and social systems »



Featured Courses

English as a Second Language Classes    

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Undergraduate Admissions    


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