Wake Forest University

Winston-Salem, NC
4-year
Medium
Urban
2nd
Best value Bachelor's Degree in North Carolina

Questions and Answers

Elaina B.
22 days ago
What mental health resources do you offer to make sure students have the optimal opportunity to succeed?
Brianna F.
22 days ago
Do first year students have to live on campus?
Jose V.
23 days ago
How can student athletes get in contact with the coaches?
Kaavya M.
1 month ago
What type of clubs/organizations does your school offer?
Phong Q.
2 months ago
Is your school test-optional?
Phong Q.
2 months ago
Does your school consider international students eligible to apply for merit-based and need-based scholarships?

Academic details

Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Selectivity
Selective (29% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

66% White
8% Black
6% Hispanic
5% Asian
3% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Physician Assistant (PA)97k
Product Manager, Software90k
Software Engineer82k
Management Consultant79k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)78k
Marketing Manager71k
Data Analyst64k
Based on 6,363 student responses
61.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
124.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
43%in High-Meaning careers
13%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$41,719
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,625
Average Pell Grant
$6,784
Average Federal Loans

$40,124
Average Institutional Grant
$13,271
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$55,440 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.