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Wake Forest University

Winston Salem, NC
University Website: www.wfu.edu
Apply Online: www.wfu.edu/admissions/
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Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational university in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, founded in 1834. The university received its name from its original location in Wake Forest, north of Raleigh, North Carolina, the state capital. The Reynolda Campus, the university's main campus, is located north of downtown Winston-Salem, after the university moved there in 1956. The Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center campus is located nearby. The University also occupies lab space at the Bowman Gray Technical Center, at the downtown Piedmont Research Park, and at the Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials. The University's Babcock Graduate School of Management maintains a presence on the main campus in Winston-Salem and in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $41,100.00 avg tuition

1834 Wake Forest Road
Winston Salem, NC 27106
(336) 758-5000

Apply online Admissions:
www.wfu.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.wfu.edu/finaid/index.html

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Wake Forest University

Statistics:
Applied 9,869
Admitted 3,933 40%
Enrolled total 1,240
Full Time: 1,240
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Writing 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 93%
4-year graduation rate 85%
6-year graduation rate 90%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Wake Forest University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $41,100.00 $41,100.00 $41,100.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $476.00 $476.00 $476.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,704.00 $1,704.00 $1,704.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $32,208.00 $32,208.00 $32,208.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $326.00 $326.00 $326.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,147.00 $1,147.00 $1,147.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,410.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $2,225.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $65.00
Books and Supplies $1,025.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 80%
Percent receiving grant aid 63%
Avg amount of grant aid $22,950.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 44%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,429.00

Wake Forest University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Epidemiology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business/Commerce, General X
Finance, General X
Management Science X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
ENGINEERING
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Chinese Language and Literature X
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Japanese Language and Literature X
Latin Language and Literature X
Russian Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Bioethics/Medical Ethics X
Physician Assistant X
HISTORY
History, General X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Programs for Foreign Lawyers X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics X
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Divinity/Ministry X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Documentary Production X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music History, Literature, and Theory X
Music Performance, General X

Wake Forest University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
IES Need-Based Financial Aid Scholarship $2000 November 01, 2014
IES Legacy Scholarship $1000 November 01, 2014
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