Salem University Online: Leveraging Tradition to Forge A New Future

Since our founding in 1888, Salem University has been dedicated to making higher education degrees accessible and affordable to students wherever they may be. We are proud of our long history, but we have always been focused on where the future of higher education is taking us, which is why we have embraced all of the possibilities online learning has to offer. In keeping with our central mission, we offer 100% fully online degree programs, including associate degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and post-master's certificates in areas like Business Administration, Nursing, Criminal Justice, Education, Information Technology, Computer Science, and more.

Business Administration

  • Accounting (BS)
  • Accounting (MS)
  • Business Administration (AS)
  • Engineering Management (BS)
  • Engineering Management (MS)
  • eSports Management (BS)
  • Finance (BS)
  • Finance (MS)
  • Health Care Management (BS)
  • Health Care Management (MS)
  • Human Resource Management (BS)
  • International Business (BS)
  • International Business (MS)
  • Management (BS)
  • Management (MS)
  • Project Management (MS)
  • Retail Management (BS)
  • Retail Management (MS)
  • Sales Management (MS)
  • Sports and Recreation Management (BS)
  • Sports and Recreation Management (MS)

Computer Science

  • Computer Science (AS)
  • Data Science (BS)
  • Software Development (BS)

Criminal Justice

  • Administration of Justice (BS)
  • Administration of Justice (MS)
  • Crime Scene Investigation (BS)
  • Criminal Justice (AS)
  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Forensic Science (MS)
  • Homeland Security (BS)
  • Law Enforcement (BS)

Information Technology

  • Cybersecurity (BS)
  • Cybersecurity (MS)
  • Enterprise Network Management (BS)
  • Information Technology (AS)
  • Information Technology Management (MS)

Why Salem U Online?

Innovative Education for the Globalized World

Online education at Salem University combines the best of both worlds — legacy and tradition with forward-thinking and innovative learning.

Quality Online Education
Our online degree programs are the same as our campus-based programs and meet the same rigorous academic and are designed to be relevant to the needs of today's employers.

Learn in a Supportive Environment
Our online degree programs connect you with a dedicated student success advisor who will help you strategize the best plan for you, from enrollment to graduation.

Designed To Fit You
Salem's innovative one-course-a-month schedule allows you to focus on one class at a time and move at a pace that better fits into your life.

Institutional Accreditation

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, 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.