Salem State University

Men's D3 Coach: Eric Small
7 / 10
7,110 Undergrads / 8,702 Students
4 / 10
$16,970 Net Price
2 / 10
82% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Little East Conf. (LEC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
29% / 52%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games for Salem State are scheduled for the Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine and New Hampshire areas against teams including UMass-Boston, Southern Maine, MIT, Western Connecticut State, and Keene State. The team has also traveled to Newport, Rhode Island, where they played Salve Regina University.

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Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
352 Lafayette St, Salem, MA, 01970, Salem, MA, 01970 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Youngstown Ohio Area
  • Canton Ohio Area
  • Cleveland/Akron Ohio Area
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Orlando Florida Area
  • Parkersburg West Virginia Area
  • Steubenville Ohio Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Bloomington Indiana Area
Where Grads Work
  • Kent State University
  • Salem Community Hospital
  • Humility of Mary Health Partners
  • The Home Depot
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • TMW Systems
  • Akron Children's Hospital
  • University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • Alliance Community Hospital
  • East Liverpool City Hospital
  • Ohio Valley College of Technology
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • US Army
What Grads Do
  • Healthcare Services
  • Operations
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Community and Social Services
  • Program and Project Management
  • Human Resources
  • Legal
  • Media and Communication
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Test Scores
Critical Reading
440 - 550
490 - 560
1000 - 1180
19 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 430 - 540 for SAT


This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 6,185 2,012 4,173
% Admitted 82% 78% 84%
% Admits That Enroll 22% 25% 20%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.13
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (22%)
    Health Professions (12%)
    Psychology (9%)
    Education (9%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (8%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (5%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Social Sciences (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    History (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$10,278 $16,148
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$13,000 $13,000
    Personal Expenses$1,746 $1,746
    Sticker Price$26,224 $31,894

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    90% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship68%$6,771
    Federal Grants44%$4,849
    Pell Grants44%$4,605
    Other Federal22%$514
    State & Local Grants46%$2,492
    Institutional Grants53%$2,487
    Student Loans78%$7,960
    Federal Loans77%$5,461
    Other Loans17%$11,764

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $23.9 Million $2,742

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $24,250.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,941 $258

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 4,229 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $43,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.52 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 29% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 3 3
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 9 2
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Comprehensive programs
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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