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.
Nov 19, 2019 December 5-11, 2019
Nov 19, 2019 Ring in the holidays by giving back to children in need
Nov 14, 2019 Student and faculty accepted into the 2019 Boston Printmakers Exhibition
Nov 14, 2019 More than $500,000 in scholarships available for the 2020-21 academic year
Nov 14, 2019
Nov 13, 2019 The Berry Institute will engage and inspire a diverse community of leaders to pursue public service
Nov 12, 2019 The inside scoop about campus from senior Katie Kobel
Nov 12, 2019 Senior Kassandra Fabian finds her passion in sociology and political science
Nov 11, 2019
Nov 8, 2019 Professor Montalva began teaching full time at Salem State this fall.
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Nov 3, 2019 The IPCC is the key UN body for assessing the science related to climate change
Oct 31, 2019 The Third Annual Faculty and Student Art Exhibition and Sale
Oct 26, 2019 Rocca explores Héla Ammar's artistic representations of Tunisian prisons
Oct 25, 2019
Oct 23, 2019 Download the mobile app by October 30 to be entered to win
Oct 22, 2019 Fifty events that shaped African American history