Located just 15 miles north of Boston, we're one of the largest state universities in Massachusetts, and an important partner in the economic, cultural and intellectual vitality of the greater Boston region.
Salem State offers 32 undergraduate degree programs in the liberal arts, human services and business, along with graduate programs that provide degrees in 24 fields and a continuing education division that offers both credit and non-credit programs.
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Salem State is committed to our liberal arts heritage, academic freedom, equity and access, affordability, inclusivity, social justice, student-centeredness, and a sense of community that gives it a small-college feel in a university setting.
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Jun 4, 2020 A message from President Keenan to alumni and university supporters
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Mar 11, 2020 Salem State University's first 40 Under 40 application is now open!
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Feb 1, 2020 Jayne Carvelli-Sheehan’s ’78 discusses a nursing career that began at Salem State
Feb 1, 2020 Alumni Michael Goldstein ’92 on his story, from refugee to cardiologist