Built on Tradition. Focused on the Future.

We've been offering degree programs since 1888. We are proud to offer a variety of programs at our traditional campus in West Virginia, and via online.



A Proud History That Inspires Innovation

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Since 1888 Salem has provided degree programs with a strong foundation in the liberal arts that prepare graduates for occupations or advanced studies.  This rich history is foundational to the experience we offer as students prepare for better, brighter futures.

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Our unique one course per month format allows you to focus on one class at a time – and move forward at a pace that works for you and your life. This schedule works for both our traditional campus and online college students.

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Learning at Salem is a community effort. You will have a student success advisor dedicated to your success, and our faculty is committed to your unique learning path as you pursue your college degree.

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Academic Quality

Our degree programs are well respected and fully accredited. Curriculum is focused and career relevant, and designed to take you further.

Get Your Start at Salem

We are dedicated to offering both traditional and online programs of study that help our students get ahead in career and life. The format for our curriculum lets students progress through their degree program, one class at a time, for an intense and enlightening learning experience.