school authority.

Wake Forest University

Winston-Salem, NC

1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106

http://www.wfu.edu

Wake Forest University is a private university located on a beautiful campus in Winston-Salem, NC. It is a esteemed institution, ranked 38th in the USA and has a comparatively low acceptance rate of 29%. It has a midsized student body with full-time enrollment of 5,298 students. Wake Forest provides 37 different majors across six disciplines. The most often chosen fields are Economics, Political Science and Government, and Biology, which amount to 29% of students. If you want to get a degree in physical therapy, Wake Forest is an excellent choice for you, because its physical therapy program is ranked number three in the country. Also, Wake Forest ranks 1st in NC according to our best test optional colleges list. For students paying full freight, tuition is $50,655 a year. That being said, above 2/5ths of Wake Forest undergrads secure some financial aid. 88% of Wake Forest University students wear a cap and gown on graduation day, geared up to begin the next chapter of their lives: professional life. The average alumnus goes on to make a salary of $51,100 two years after commencement. After four additional years in the labor force, the graduate's average yearly income increases 24.9% to $63,800, which is 59.1% on top of the national median income for individuals. Many of you might also want to hear that Wake Forest accepts the Common App. Furthermore, on average, Wake Forest receives around $20,929 in research funding per student. Apropos of your personal finances, be aware that students awarded Pell grants receive $4,173 in aid on average. For academics, Wake Forest received a 9.46 out of 10 and our higher education specialists rated Wake Forest an 8.97 for its on-campus food. Regarding campus life, 36% of male undergrads are in a fraternity. To wind things up, seldom do graduates miss payments on their student debt and six years after graduation, the highest-earning 1/4th of graduates take home $100,200 or more.

Ratings

9.79

Party Scene

8.50

Location

8.49

Dorms

8.97

Campus Food

10

Student Life

8.76

Safety

Admissions

29%

Acceptance

SAT Score

1270-1410

ACT Score

28-32

Application Deadline:
January 1
See application website Application Website:
http://admissions.wfu.edu/
Early Action Deadline:

Cost

Net Price:

$27,354/year

School Net Price Calculator

Average Aid Awarded

$41,719/year

Students Recieving Financial Aid

46%

Academics

Professor Rating

9.46


10:1

Student Faculty Ratio
Graduation Rate

89%

Evening Degree Programs

No

Student Faculty Ratio

10:1

Majors

Most Popular Majors

See More Majors

Graduates by Major


Economics

164

Political Science and Government

124

Biology

115

Finance

114

Communications

113

Psychology

113

Business

102

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

60

Value

In State Tuition
$53,322/year
Out of State Tuition
$53,322/year