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We’ve been providing high-quality, career-building liberal arts degree programs since 1888. That’s more than 125 years of helping students just like you – from business pros to politicians – prepare for better, brighter futures.

Now well into our second century of service, we’re rededicating ourselves to give you the programs of study you need to get ahead in your career and in your life. The format for our curriculum is perfect for busy working professionals. It lets you progress through your program, one class at a time, for an intense and enlightening learning experience as well as a faster graduation date – as little as 40 months for a bachelor’s program or 12 months for a graduate degree!


Salem University (Salem) has been accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1963(when it was known as the North Central Association). HLC can be contacted at 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, http://www.hlcommission.org or by telephone 800.621.7440 HLC is one of six regional accreditation bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Salem’s headquarters and campus are located at 223 West Main Street in Salem, West Virginia, which is within HLC’s region of authority.