How to Apply

Step 1 - Apply

Apply for free to our General Admissions Programs




Not sure if you should apply to general admissions? Find out what application is right for you under What Type of Student Are You?


Step 2 - Submit Transcripts

Submit you official High School of GED transcript to :

Salem Community College
Attn: Admissions
460 Hollywood Avenue
Carneys Point, NJ 08069


Step 3 - Take the Accuplacer Placement Test

All degree seeking students are required to complete the Accuplacer or show proof of exemption. To view information about exemption please visit our Placement Testing section.


Step 4 - Complete the FAFSA

Complete the free FAFSA application online at and use our school code: 005461


Step 5 - Meet with an SCC Academic Advisor

Once you have been accepted and received your SCC ID and email, you can then meet with an Academic Advisor to register for classes. To make an appointment call (856)351-2635 and have your SCC ID number ready.