Salem College News

9.6 percent of Salem College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 9.6 percentage of Salem College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: Which college softball program grossed the most in North Carolina

Elon University, Campbell University and Gardner-Webb University top the list of highest grossing college softball programs in North Carolina in 2016

Analysis: Wake Forest University athletes No. 1 in North Carolina for economic impact

Wake Forest University sports programs brought in $170,039 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in North Carolina that year, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

UNC-Chapel Hill has most student athletes in North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

State institution: These 4-year North Carolina schools attract the most in-state students

Cabarrus College of Health Sciences, Carolina Christian College and Carolina College of Biblical Studies enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

State institution: These 4-year North Carolina schools attract the fewest in-state students

Chamberlain University-North Carolina, Grace College of Divinity and Duke University enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

57 percent of applicants to Salem College were admitted for fall 2017

At Salem College, 79 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 98 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at Salem College

Tuition and fees rose 4.2 percent for 2017-18 at Salem College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 244 degrees, certificates from Salem College

About 18.4 percent of the 244 degrees and certificates handed out by the Salem College in 2016-17 were to students in Education programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Edu

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