National College Salem: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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National College Salem is a medium four-year, private for-profit school with 2,130 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1886 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Salem, Virginia.

National College Salem is listed in Top Gay Friendly Schools in the United States.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
20
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at National College Salem.

National College Salem implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 20 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Management, Business, Computer Science, and Pharmacy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
74%
National College Salem student retention rate is fair at 74% (above Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at National College Salem is below average - 50%.

Student to faculty ratio at National College Salem is good: 10:1. Find out more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,700
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - around $11,500 annually. The additional fees at National College Salem beyond tuition are about $200; this totals $11,700 per academic year.

Read the details about National College Salem additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at National College Salem is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at National College Salem and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (540) 986-1800 or check National College Salem Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at National College Salem, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

At this moment there is no on-campus housing at National College Salem.

Based on the college crime information, National College Salem appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

National College Salem Location and Maps



Post Address: National College Salem, 1813 E Main St, Salem, Virginia 24153, USA
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