School Overview

Winston-Salem State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. WSSU ranked 19th in North Carolina Colleges and 31st in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 5,169 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. WSSU's acceptance rate is 81.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Winston-Salem State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address601 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Winston-Salem, NC 27110-0001
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Winston-Salem State University is 81.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21.00%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate81.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

WSSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $6,247 for North Carolina residents and $16,903 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $6,718 for North Carolina residents and $17,253 for out-of-students.
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$6,247$16,903
Graduate Tuition & Fees$6,718$17,253
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 5,169 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,482 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. WSSU has 4,689 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 480 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,169
Undergraduate Students4,689
Graduate Students480
Online Enrollment1,482

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs55 Programs
Number of online programs10 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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