Salem College says, "Building on the commitment of Salem’s founders to the education of women, the Salem Signature provides an innovative and rigorous liberal education. In a community devoted to scholarly inquiry, students participate in disciplinary and interdisciplinary courses and merge knowledge and practice through experiential learning. We value our students as individuals, develop their unique potential, and prepare them to change the world." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:946
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:52%
- Tuition & Fees:$26,236 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because only students who do not receive a satisfactory score on a university-administered examination must take a writing course.
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Interdisciplinary Dimensions - Women's Studies" and "Disciplinary Dimensions - Humanities" requirements, respectively.
3. Foreign LanguageYES
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because survey courses in American government or history are options, but not required, to fulfill the "Interdisciplinary Dimensions - Women's Studies," "Disciplinary Dimensions - Social Science," and "Disciplinary Dimensions - Humanities" requirements, respectively.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Disciplinary Dimensions - Social Science" requirement.
Curriculum last evaluated: 05/25/2016