#327 Overall Influence #48 Desirability Rank

Wake Forest University

University

From Wikipedia

Wake Forest University is a private research university in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Founded in 1834, the university received its name from its original location in Wake Forest, north of Raleigh, North Carolina. The Reynolda Campus, the university's main campus, has been located north of downtown Winston-Salem since the university moved there in 1956. The Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center campus has two locations, the older one located near the Ardmore neighborhood in central Winston-Salem, and the newer campus at Wake Forest Innovation Quarter downtown. The university also occupies lab space at Biotech Plaza at Innovation Quarter, and at the Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials. The university's Graduate School of Management maintains a presence on the main campus in Winston-Salem and in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

11,959

Acceptance

32%

Graduation Rate

89%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$56,722

Fees (in-state)

$1,038

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$5,250
30K - 48K$5,981
48K - 75K$12,004
75K - 110K$23,550
110K+$50,359

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$79,600

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

8K

Under-Grads

5K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem NC 27106

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

23 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

What is Wake Forest University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#90 World Rank
Medical
#236 World Rank
Biology
#149 World Rank
Law
#226 World Rank
Business
#418 World Rank
Literature
#363 World Rank
Education
#181 World Rank
Communications
#257 World Rank
History
#411 World Rank
Mathematics
#262 World Rank
Psychology
#605 World Rank
Engineering
#227 World Rank
Religious Studies
#436 World Rank
Political Science
#581 World Rank
Chemistry
#573 World Rank
Philosophy
#641 World Rank
Computer Science
#508 World Rank
Economics
#755 World Rank
Physics
#474 World Rank
Sociology
#489 World Rank
Anthropology
#256 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#459 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#674 World Rank
Nursing
#775 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Wake Forest University's Most influential alumni?

Wake Forest University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Medical, Law, and Communications

Darius Songaila

Darius Songaila

Retired Lithuanian basketball player

Donna Edwards

American politician

Alex Sink

American politician

Jill Y. Crainshaw

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Joseph Quincy Adams Jr.

Shakespearean scholar

William Earl Britt

United States federal judge

Jeanette W. Hyde

American diplomat

Emory M. Sneeden

American judge

John A. Oates

American medical researcher and pioneer of clinical pharmacology

John A. Oates

American medical researcher and pioneer of clinical pharmacology

Ricky Proehl

American football player

Dave Bush

Dave Bush

American baseball player