School Counts! -Salem

  • State: New Jersey
  • Coverage: Salem County
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Funding Source: private
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates only
  • Semester(s) Covered: four semesters

School(s): Salem Community College

School Counts! is endorsed by Salem County’s business and education communities. With their support, this program promotes higher standards, greater levels of educational attainment, and increased student accountability in education. Students who meet the eligibility criteria every year throughout high school are automatically eligible for a scholarship to Salem Community College. Recipients of the program may be funded up to 15 credits per semester. To retain this scholarship, they must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 while attending SCC.

Program Links

  • Address:
    205 Walnut Street
  • Salem, NJ 08079
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (856) 935-3800

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