Salem College

Winston-Salem, NC

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. The dynamic examination of concepts, ideas and opinions broadens students’ perspectives, awakens their intellectual curiosity, and challenges them to put learning to work in the real world. The Salem Signature program equips students with knowledge, skills and competencies necessary to excel in a liberal arts institution and to make connections across space, time and disciplines. The Salem Signature program educates the whole person, realizes individual potential, fosters intellectual curiosity, develops leadership skills and cultivates women of change." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.salem.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:931
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:53%
  • Tuition & Fees:$27,406 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    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 Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    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.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Disciplinary Dimensions - Social Science" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/19/2017

B

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