New Bedford, MA Campus

The Salter School


950 Kings Highway
New Bedford, MA 02745
Tel: 774-328-3500
Fax: 774-328-3505

New Bedford- Salter School

Are you considering a new career? The New Bedford campus of the Salter School may be just the right place for you to get started. At our New Bedford campus, we offer career-focused training in the following areas:

Professional Medical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician

The Salter School has remained committed to the success of its students and graduates for over 75 years. We offer a hands-on curriculum, industry-specific equipment and technologies, experiential learning opportunities, and a track record of success.

The Salter School believes that an education should be a viable option for people from all walks of life, and we want to help you reach your career goals. Our career-focused approach gives you just the training you need to begin your new career. Read more about us, and you will see why more people are choosing a Salter education.

Our Facilities

The New Bedford campus is located near the New Bedford Regional airport in New Bedford, Massachusetts just off of Route 140 and not far from Interstate 195. Our campus is just 30 miles from Providence, RI, and 13 miles from our Fall River campus. There is ample, well-lit parking available for our staff and students

Our facilities are welcoming and well-maintained, with updated classrooms, medical assisting labs, computers, a student lounge, and a student library. Our medical assisting labs and pharmacy technician lab are outfitted with the kinds of equipment and technologies that are used in the field of healthcare, giving students the opportunity for hands-on learning.

Our student cafeteria has vending machines, a refrigerator, and microwaves for students to use. The New Bedford campus is a member of the Library & Information Resources Network (LIRN), which allows students in the library to use special online databases for research and learning.

We invite you to tour our facility, and see for yourself the warm and welcoming environment at the New Bedford campus.

The Salter School Faculty

The faculty at the New Bedford campus is comprised of instructors with experience in their career fields. Our approach to instruction is student-focused with hands-on learning activities that promote competence and confidence in our students. Our faculty members know their career industries well. By bringing real-world experience into the classroom, they prepare our students with the career-focused skills and industry-specific knowledge that they need in today’s job market.


The Salter School’s facilities are in compliance with ADA guidelines and are accessible to people with disabilities. The Salter School provides reasonable accommodations for all applicants.

Inclement Weather

In the event of inclement weather, please check the following stations for campus closing information on the radio Lite Rock 105, 94HJY, 92PROFM or 12 WPRI, ABC 6 and 10 NBC on TV. 

On the internet, or At these websites you can sign up for an email or text alert regarding campus closings.  Please note, the stations have us misspelled as "The Slater School".

Hours of Operation

The Salter School provides class schedules that are convenient for today’s busy students. Options are available for day and evening classes. The campus at New Bedford is open the following hours:

Monday – Thursday
8:00 am – 9:30 pm

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

8:30 am – 1:00 pm