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Wake Forest University

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Rating

Private

Type

9,032

Students

$54,430

Tuition

30%

Acceptance

#58

Ranking

Midsize City

Campus Setting

Winston-Salem, NC

1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Rankings

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Cost

$55,440/Year
Above Average

Wake Forest University

$55,440

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$74,358/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$36,824/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

30%Acceptance
Average

Wake Forest University

30%

National

69%
Sat

0 - 0

% of students submit

Admissions Yield

37%

ACT

0 - 0

% of students submit

Application Website

https://admissions.wfu.edu/

SAT & ACT

Neither required nor recommended

Application Fee

$65

Students

5,399Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,420

Part-Time

1
Male

48%

In-state

83%

Female

52%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

0%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
11% Business Administration and Management, General6% Communication, General6% Accounting78% Others

11% Business Administration and Management, General

6% Communication, General

6% Accounting

78% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

11%

259 Graduates

Communication, General

6%

142 Graduates

Accounting

6%

140 Graduates

Economics, General

6%

134 Graduates

Psychology, General

5%

132 Graduates

Political Science and Government, General

5%

113 Graduates

Management Science

5%

109 Graduates

Finance, General

4%

108 Graduates

Academics

A+
Professors
StudentsProfessors10:110:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

10

Number of Library Books

999,684

Academic Spend per Student

$29,159

Full-time Retention Rate

95%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$51,100/Year

Wake Forest University

$51,100

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$51,100

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$63,800

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

85%