Salem International University requires a minimum of 120 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.
If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Salem International University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 39% of students who start college at Salem International University finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Salem International University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
|Accelerated Degree Program||√|
|Transfer Credits Accepted||Unknown|
|AP Credit Accepted||√|
|IB Credits Accepted||Unknown|
|Summer Classes Available||√|
|New Student Orientation||√|
Reminder: Salem International University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Salem International University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Salem International University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Salem International University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Salem International University.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Salem International University does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Salem International University
Salem International University offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.
✅ Salem International University offers services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Salem International University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Salem International University offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
❌ Salem International University does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
❌ Salem International University does not require an internship for any students.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Benedum Library and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Salem International University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Salem International University have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Salem International University has , an Air Force ROTC program and a Navy ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Salem International University include:
Choose one of the options below to find out more about about Salem International University:
Visit the College Confidential forums to join the conversation about Salem International University.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
Tuition and Fees
Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!
Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!
Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.