About Salem International University

Established in 1888 as Salem College, Salem International University has a tradition of academic excellence and innovation. The beautiful 100-acre campus is nestled in the Appalachian mountains of West Virginia. The campus offers student housing and traditional campus clubs and activities.

Salem International University offers Associate, Bachelor and Graduate degrees in high demand fields including: Business, Education, Computer Science, Information Technology and Criminal Justice.

Salem International University also offers online courses that are the perfect fit for your busy work schedule.

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Mission of the University

The mission of the University is to prepare global citizens with broad knowledge, marketable professional skills, and the ability to make decisions with integrity and an international perspective.

Goals of University

The goals of the University are to:

  • Provide effective educational experiences;
  • Design and maintain a unique environment conducive to developing an international citizen;
  • Select, support, and develop human resources consistent with excellence in leadership, scholarship, and work and life skills;
  • Improve student learning, facilitate improvements in teaching, and corroborate institutional effectiveness.

Non-Discrimination Policy

Salem International University follows the letter and spirit of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Title IX Amendment to the Education Amendments of 1972, as well as Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the West Virginia Human Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972, and other applicable laws and regulations.

Salem International University will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or ability/disability. SIU admits students of any race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, or ability/disability to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the University. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, or ability/disability in the administration of its educational policies, admission’s policy, employment practices, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other University administered programs.

Salem International University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this policy, please contact human resources or stop by its office located on the third floor of the Randolph Campus Center.

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