- 4 Year
- RALEIGH, NC
COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:
We are looking forward to Fall 2021 and welcoming our new and returning Pacers! Campus and classrooms will look different to ensure the health and safety of our community. We have been working hard to implement changes to accommodate the challenges of COVID-19. If we work together to follow the new safety protocols, together we can make this semester a success. Learn More
- Academicsgrade B minus
- Valuegrade C+
- Diversitygrade A minus
- Campusgrade B
- Athleticsgrade B minus
- Party Scenegrade B minus
- Professorsgrade C+
- Locationgrade A
- Dormsgrade B
- Campus Foodgrade B minus
- Student Lifegrade B
- Safetygrade A
- Located in the heart of downtown Raleigh, NC, one of U.S News’ Best Places to Live, William Peace University is known for its hands-on approach and innovative teaching, offering 30+ undergraduate programs and 10 professional degrees in criminal justice, education, business administration, and more.
- Our supportive and mentoring faculty are experts in their fields and our focus on practical experience and real-world application prepares our students for fulfilling careers in the organizations of today and tomorrow.
- Our 12-1 student to faculty ratio, & our hands on learning approach, help make William Peace the tight knit community where students are able to align their passion and purpose.
- William Peace University students benefit from a diverse and connected campus community, as well as internships and community engagement opportunities that enhance their communication skills and critical-thinking ability; ensuring that they graduate confident, capable, and career-ready.
William Peace University Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
Will You Get In?
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 26 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 29 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 29 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Business45 Graduates
- Criminology27 Graduates
- Psychology21 Graduates
- Game Design and Interactive Media18 Graduates
- Biology15 Graduates
- Liberal Arts and Humanities13 Graduates
- Public Relations8 Graduates
- Communications6 Graduates
- Performing Arts6 Graduates
- Pre-Law Studies6 Graduates
Simulation and Game Design
The curriculum emphasizes aesthetics, technical skills, audience analysis, and development, including a lab that reflects the industry’s latest and greatest technologies - and an internship. Through the program, you will learn to master design, 3D modeling, and programming used in developing video games or simulation training in the military, healthcare, academic and industrial applications.
- Mix of Online and on Campus8%
- On Campus81%
- Energetic, diverse, and ready to learn!94%
- of students say they don't have Greek life. 24 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 28 responses
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 19 responses