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Colleges / Salem Community College

Salem College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to Salem College, the application fee is $27.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

Salem College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Salem College 2021 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Waitlist No

Applying Early to Salem College?

Salem Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Salem College?

It is not competitive to get into Salem College. Salem College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Salem College **accepted .

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Salem College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

What Does Salem College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.

Salem College 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Salem College must submit the following items. Double check with Salem College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements basic skills test or minimum SAT score of 530 in math and 540 in English; high school GPA of 3.0 or higher needed for Gateway courses
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What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Salem College?

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

Salem College does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Salem College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

What's a Good SAT Score for Salem College?

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Transferring to Salem Community College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Salem College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Salem College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term - Summer Term

Salem College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Salem College?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Salem College.

Does Salem College accept transfer credits?

Salem College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Salem College accepts:

  • CLEP subject tests
  • ACE recommendations for credit

Do I have to submit test scores to Salem College?

Salem College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

Want To Learn More About Salem College?

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Salem College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

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Salem College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Salem College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Salem College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Salem College ACT Scores

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Salem College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,107

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

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Tuition and Fees

In State

$6,210

Out-of-State

$6,960

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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