Established in 1892, Winston-Salem State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Winston-Salem (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), North Carolina. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 129 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. WSSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Winston-Salem State University|
|Motto||Enter to Learn, Depart to Serve.
|Colours||Red and white|
|Address||601 Martin Luther King Jr Drive
27110-0001 North Carolina
|Tel||+1 (336) 750 2000|
|Fax||+1 (336) 750 2049|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Historically Black Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||601 Martin Luther King Jr Drive, PO Box 19413
(336) 750 2070
800 257 4052
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, high graduate coexistence|
Winston-Salem State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 207,835 physical volumes, 2,949 physical media, 213,717 digital/electronic medium and 278 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Winston-Salem State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,573 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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