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Winston-Salem State University
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  • 4 Year
  • WINSTON-SALEM, NC

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade A
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade C+

About

601 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DR
WINSTON-SALEM, NC 27110
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association

Winston-Salem State University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
June 30
Acceptance Rate
81%
    SAT Range
    880-1040
    ACT Range
    15-19
    Application Fee
    $50
    SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
    High School GPA
    Required
    Accepts Common App
    Yes

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    Cost

    Net Price
    $12,976 / year
    National
    $15,523
    Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
    Average Total Aid Awarded
    $7,752 / year
    National
    $7,535
    Students Receiving Financial Aid
    98%

    Scholarship

    Academics

    Professors
    grade B+
    Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
    Student Faculty Ratio
    15:1
    Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
    75%
    of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 76 responses
    64%
    of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 102 responses
    63%
    of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 101 responses

    Majors

    Online

    Programs Offered Entirely Online
    4
    Offers Online Courses
    Yes
    Online Certificate Programs
    0
    Online Associates Programs
    0
    Online Bachelor's Programs
    4
    How Students Learn
    • Mix of Online and on Campus
      64%
    • On Campus
      2%
    • Online
      34%

    Students

    Full-Time Enrollment
    3,961 Undergrads
    Part-Time Undergrads
    765
    Undergrads Over 25
    16%
    Pell Grant
    74%
    Varsity Athletes
    3%
    Poll
    What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
    Based on 74 responses
    • Unique
      39%
    • Diverse
      26%
    • Friendly
      22%
    • Basic, doesnt interact enough clique
      4%
    • Outgoing
      4%
    • Immature.
      3%
    • Stressed
      3%

    Campus Life

    Freshmen Live On-Campus
    No data available  
    Poll
    51%
    of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 115 responses
    Poll
    73%
    of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 139 responses
    Poll
    What one word or phrase best describes your school?
    Based on 86 responses
    • Great instructors
      21%
    • Family
      19%
    • Amazing academics
      13%
    • Streesful but great
      13%
    • The best and worst of both worlds
      10%
    • Helpful and busy
      7%
    • Great
      3%

    After College

    Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
    $33,200 / year
    National
    $33,028
    Graduation Rate
    46%
    National
    49%
    Employed 2 Years After Graduation
    94%
    National
    83%
    94%
    of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 53 responses

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