Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

UndergraduateGraduatePer Credit HourEarning After GraduationComparison
For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Salem State University is $11,675 for Massachusetts residents and $18,480 for out-of-state students. The 2022 Salem State tuition & fees are same as the last year for both undergraduate and graduate schools. Its in-state undergraduate tuition and fees is a little bit higher than the average amount ($9,750) and its out-of-state undergraduate tuition and fees is around the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($19,482 - public Master's College and University (larger programs)).
The 2023 estimated undergraduate tuition & fees for Salem State is $11,675 for Massachusetts residents and $18,480 for out-of-state students. It is an estimated costs based on the last two years' tuition change rate and It may differ from the actual costs.
The living costs including for room, board, transpiration, and other personal expenses is $16,374. The Living costs stayed same compared to the previous year for both on-campus and off-campus stay.
Salem State Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$11,675 $18,480$16,374
2021-2022$11,675$18,480$16,374
Change % 2021-20220.00%0.00%0.00%
2022-2023$11,675$18,480$16,374
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Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
Cost estimates for 2022-2023 are based on last year's rate of change.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees is $8,857 and out-of-state tuition and fees is $10,477 for the academic year 2021-2022. Its in-state graduate tuition and fees is a little bit lower than the average amount ($10,722) and its out-of-state graduate tuition and fees is much lower than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($18,590 - public Master's College and University (larger programs)).
The 2023 estimated tuition & fees at Salem State is $8,857 for Massachusetts residents and $10,477 for out-of-state students. It is an estimated costs based on the last two years' tuition change rate and It may differ from the actual costs.
Salem State Graduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$8,857 $10,477$16,374
2021-2022$8,857$10,477$16,374
Change % 2021-20220.00%-0.00%
2022-2023$8,857$10,477$16,374
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Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
Cost estimates for 2022-2023 are based on last year's rate of change.
The below table describes the cost per credit hour for part-time students and/or full-time students who take additional courses more than regular credit hours at Salem State. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour is $6,235 for Massachusetts residents and $2,018 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition per credit hour is $492 for Massachusetts residents and $582 for out-of-state students.
Per Credit Hour Charge (2021-2022)
YearIn-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate2020-2021$486$770
2021-2022$6,235$2,018
2022-2023$79,990$5,289
Graduate2020-2021$492$582
2021-2022$492$582
2022-2023$492$582
The 2022 costs per credit hour has been officially published by IPEDS and 2023 costs is estimated based on the change rate of last two years.
The next table summarizes the average earning by years after graduation from the school. After 6 years of graduation, the mean earning is $39,300 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean earning is $47,100 for Salem State University graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time
TotalMaleFemale
6 Years After Graduation$39,300$39,600$39,100
7 Years After Graduation$38,000--
8 Years After Graduation$43,200--
9 Years After Graduation$41,400--
10 Years After Graduation$47,100$51,800$44,300
The next table compares the tuition & fees between Salem State University and its similar schools. The similar schools are based on factors such as school type, level, and rivalry schools.
Tuition Comparison between Salem State University and Similar Schools
In-StateOut-of-State
Salem State University$11,675$18,480
University of Massachusetts-Amherst$16,439$36,964
University of Massachusetts-Lowell$15,698$33,624
University of Massachusetts-Boston$14,677$35,139
Bridgewater State University$10,732$16,872
University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth$14,408$30,153

Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees and Costs of Attendance

Tuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid

How Much is the tuition for 4 years at Salem State?

For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated tuition for 4 years at Salem State is $48,711 for Massachusetts residents and $76,044 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at Salem State University have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy.
The estimation excludes the book, supplies, and living costs before receiving any financial aid. See the other tabs for estimating 4-year total costs of attendance and after financial aid. The next table shows the estimated 4-years tuition & fees for the next 5 admission years. The estimation is based on 4-years changes in tuition & fees at the school.
Projected Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$11,873$12,074$12,278$12,486$48,711
Out-of-State$18,690$18,902$19,117$19,334$76,044
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$12,074$12,278$12,486$12,698$49,536
Out-of-State$18,902$19,117$19,334$19,554$76,908
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$12,278$12,486$12,698$12,913$50,375
Out-of-State$19,117$19,334$19,554$19,776$77,782
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$12,486$12,698$12,913$13,132$51,229
Out-of-State$19,334$19,554$19,776$20,001$78,666
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$12,698$12,913$13,132$13,354$52,096
Out-of-State$19,554$19,776$20,001$20,228$79,560
The table shows the 4-years estimation of total costs of attendance (COA). It includes the tuition & fees, books & supplies costs, room & board charges, and other living expenses.
For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated 4-years COA is $121,114 for Massachusetts residents and $148,447 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at Salem State University have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy. The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation for the next 5 admission years at Salem State University.
Four(4) Years of Costs of Attendance
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$29,655$30,066$30,484$30,908$121,114
Out-of-State$36,472$36,895$37,323$37,756$148,447
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$30,066$30,484$30,908$31,339$122,798
Out-of-State$36,895$37,323$37,756$38,195$150,169
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$30,484$30,908$31,339$31,775$124,506
Out-of-State$37,323$37,756$38,195$38,639$151,913
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$30,908$31,339$31,775$32,218$126,240
Out-of-State$37,756$38,195$38,639$39,088$153,678
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$31,339$31,775$32,218$32,668$128,000
Out-of-State$38,195$38,639$39,088$39,542$155,464
Last year, 73% of enrolled undergraduate students have received grants or scholarship aid. It includes any financial aid from the federal government, state, local, institute, and other sources known by the institution. It excludes federal/private student loans.
After receiving the financial aid, the net price for 4 years of attending the school is $95,094 for Massachusetts residents and $122,427 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at Salem State University have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy. The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation with financial aid for the next 5 admission years at Salem State University.
Four(4) Years Costs of Attendance after Financial Aid
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$23,150$23,561$23,979$24,403$95,094
Out-of-State$29,967$30,390$30,818$31,251$122,427
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$23,561$23,979$24,403$24,834$96,778
Out-of-State$30,390$30,818$31,251$31,690$124,149
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$23,979$24,403$24,834$25,270$98,486
Out-of-State$30,818$31,251$31,690$32,134$125,893
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$24,403$24,834$25,270$25,713$100,220
Out-of-State$31,251$31,690$32,134$32,583$127,658
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$24,834$25,270$25,713$26,163$101,980
Out-of-State$31,690$32,134$32,583$33,037$129,444

Tuition, Fees, and Living Cost Tables and Charts

Next tables and charts illustrate the 2022 tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs in detail. We provide the previous 5 years' costs so that you can check the increased amounts of each cost item and estimate future year costs. In addition, you can check the financial aid amount including grant, scholarship, and federal student loans for the last five years. Use the left menu to explore the tuition and college costs information at Salem State University.
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Salem State University 2022 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$11,675$1,200$16,374$18,480$1,200 $16,374
Graduate$8,857 $1,200$16,374$10,477 $1,200$16,374

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