American Dreams Come True: Experience a Quality and Affordable Higher Education Near Boston
The decision that you are about to make about your future is education is obviously one that will affect your future. In this time of worldwide anxiety due to the spread of the coronavirus, we ask that you take a close look at Salem State University (SSU) as a choice for you to achieve a quality and affordable education in a safe and beautiful location amidst a kind and helpful community of teachers and learners.
Why Salem State University?
SSU is one of 9 state comprehensive regional in regional north of Boston, Massachusetts. The most popular fields of study are Business Administration (our Graduate Certificate in Business has a direct path to the MBA), Nursing, Computer Science/Information Technology, Geography and Sustainability, Sport and Movement Science, Social Work, Mathematics, Art and Design, Psychology and Education (many 4+1 programs allow for a 5-year masters degree). Explore our majors, minors, and concentrations which means that you can combine subjects and focus on a certain aspect of your field of choice: HERE
The mission of SSU is, to provide a high quality, student-centered education that prepares a diverse community of learners to contribute responsibly and creatively to a global society.
One of the best location to study in the US
Salem is a historic and beautiful city of 43,000 with low crime, numerous parks and beaches, beautiful New England architecture, and a world-renowned museum. Salem is also only 30 minutes by train or bus from Boston, one of America’s most important and dynamic cities. SSU was called a "hidden gem university in New England" by College Gazette. You will not regret choosing SSU as a place to receive an excellent undergraduate or graduate education. Explore the many aspects of our charming and fascinating city: https://www.salem.org/
Internships opportunity near Boston city
We understand that you want more than classroom experience. Even though our professors are experts in their fields and adept at creating hands-on opportunities in the classroom, our Career Services Office https://www.salemstate.edu/careers can help you access the right internship as well as provide help with creating resumes, practicing for job interviews, and linking you to employers in the area: https://www.salemstate.edu/academics/college-arts-and-sciences/political-science/internships In addition, our Center for International Education will help you navigate the internship and work opportunities available with CPT and OPT options.
As Salem is only 30km from Boston, you will have access to the major industries of Boston which include finance, high-technology research and development, tourism, medicine, education, commercial fishing, food processing, printing and publishing, and government.
The Salem State University Difference
No matter what field you decide to pursue academically, your success will largely be due to our faculty. You will be taught by PhDs trained at the best universities in the U.S. You will have classes no larger than 20 and will receive hands-on experiential learning. Salem State has also recently received the prestigious Carnegie Community Engagement Classification https://www.brown.edu/swearer/carnegie/2020-release
which indicates a significant institutional commitment to the community and civic engagement. This honor is testament to how important it is for our campus and our students to be engaged in our community and to contribute toward making our interconnected world better. Whether you want to gain experience doing community work or via a formal internship, SSU will help you achieve your goals.
Scholarship for international student via Capstone endorsement
International students are a valued and vibrant part of our student body, and we offer those who enroll via a Capstone endorsement a $3,000 per year scholarship.
International student support
Our Vietnamese international students are among our most successful students: kind, smart, and hard-working, with a spirit that embodies your rich and beautiful culture. We look forward to introducing you to the many student organizations on campus: https://www.salemstate.edu/clubs Whether your extra-curricular passion is in sports, the arts, leadership, or a focused club in your major, there is something for you. Our residence and dining services, fitness center, and business labs are also modern and comfortable: https://www.salemstate.edu/campus-life-0
If you need to improve your English, you can also start studying at the American Language and Culture Institute for a semester or summer. Our excellent instructors will guide you into academic English quickly so that you may begin your degree studies: https://www.salemstate.edu/academics/centers/center-international-education/american-language-and-culture-institute
Once you arrive in Salem, we at the Center for International Education will do everything possible to ensure you adjustment and assist you in making connections to their academic departments, and to be there for them in times of uncertainty like the current crisis related to the corona virus. In normal times, we hold a comprehensive orientation, host weekly coffee hours, organize a trip to a site of local interest each semester, and oversee all immigration and support services for our 240 international students from over 40 different countries.
I welcome you to take a close look at SSU where an excellent education, internship and work opportunities at an affordable price in a safe and vibrant community awaits you!
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