Quirky, liberal arts, Rhodes-Scholar-winning students, toilet paper in the trees, Demon Deacons, football/soccer, professors that know your name!

Wake Forest University

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Suburban Campus - Our campus was ranked the most beautiful campus in the fall.

Medium Institution 5000-15,000

5500

Undergraduate Students

Average Undergraduate Class Size

20

Education Model

Liberal Arts: Professors are teacher/scholars - they get to know who you are.

Selectivity

Highly Selective (10-25% admitted)

Internships within degree

Yes - Check out or OPCD - Office of Personal and Career Development!

Study Abroad Available

Yes - WFU has homes in London, Vienna, and Venice...and programs in 98 countries!

IB Grade Requirements

Average is 36-42 IB points

UFP Requirements

 

Cost of Tuition

$80,000

Financial Aid Available?

International students are eligible for merit-based scholarships.
US Citizens are eligible for merit-based and need-based aid.

Wake Forest University is ranked 28th in the USA. It is a private, coeducational, liberal arts and research university. Wake Forest enrolls approximately 5,500 undergraduate students from 48 states and over 76 nations. All students pursue a rigorous liberal arts curriculum in humanities, fine arts, social science, math, and natural science. Wake Forest subscribes to the teacher-scholar model, with a faculty committed to working closely with students. The student-to-teacher ratio is 10:1, the average class size is 20, and all classes are taught by faculty members. The most selected majors for 2015 are biology, business, communication, economics, history, political science, and psychology.

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Subjects

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World Top 300

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Country Top 30

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Accounting & Finance
Country Top 20
Anthropology and Sociology
USA Top 50
Art
USA Top 100
Biological Sciences
World Top 300
Biological Sciences/Biology
Country Top 50
Buisness and Management
Industry Top 100
Business and Management
Country Top 20
Chemistry
Country Top 50
Communications
USA Top 10
Computer Science
Country Top 100
Economics
Country Top 50
English
Country Top 100
Global Studies
USA Top 100
History
Country Top 50
Mathematics
Country Top 100
Medicine
World Top 200
Performing Arts
USA Top 100
Pharmacy & Pharmacology
World Top 200
Philosophy
Country Top 50
Physics
USA Top 100
Physiotherapy/Kinesiology & Physical Therapy
Country Top 10
Politics/Political Science
Country Top 50
Psychology
Country Top 100
Religious Studies
USA Top 50
Subject Name
Degree Area
Accounting & Finance
Business
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering
Engineering
African Studies
Language & Culture
American Studies
Language & Culture
Anatomy Physiology and Pathology
Sciences
Anthropology
Society & Social Sciences
Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies
Language & Culture
Archaeology
Society & Social Sciences
Art & Design
Art & Design
Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
Computing & ICT
Astronomy/Astrophysics
Sciences
Biochemistry/Biomedicine
Sciences
Biological Sciences
Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
Engineering
Business and Management
Business
Chemical/Energy Engineering
Engineering
Chemistry
Sciences
Chinese Studies
Language & Culture
Civil Engineering
Engineering
Communication and Media Studies
English & Media
Computer Games and Graphics
Computing & ICT
Computer Science
Computing & ICT
Creative Writing
English & Media
Dance
Performing Arts
Data Science
Computing & ICT
Dietetics/Nutrition
Medicine & Healthcare
Drama & Theatre
Performing Arts
Ecology & Conservation
Sciences
Economics
Society & Social Sciences
Education
Society & Social Sciences
Electronic/Electrical Engineering
Engineering
English Literature and/or Language
English & Media
Environmental Science
Sciences
Film and Media Production
Art & Design
Financial Mathematics
Mathematics
Food Science
Sciences
Geography
Society & Social Sciences
Geology/Geoscience
Sciences
History
Society & Social Sciences
History of Art
Society & Social Sciences
Information Technology
Computing & ICT
Interdisciplinary Study of Global Challenges
Society & Social Sciences
International Relations
Society & Social Sciences
Japanese
Language & Culture
Journalism
English & Media
Legal Studies/Pre-Law
Society & Social Sciences
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Linguistics
Language & Culture
Marketing
Business
Mathematics
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Engineering
Modern Languages Mixed
Language & Culture
Music
Performing Arts
Natural Sciences
Sciences
Operational Research
Mathematics
Philosophy
Society & Social Sciences
Philosophy Politics and Economics
Society & Social Sciences
Physics
Sciences
Politics
Society & Social Sciences
Pre-Med
Medicine & Healthcare
Psychology
Society & Social Sciences
Social Policy
Society & Social Sciences
Sociology
Society & Social Sciences
Software Engineering
Computing & ICT
Sport Science
Sciences
Statistics
Mathematics
Theology and Religious Studies
Society & Social Sciences

Wake Washington - Internship Program in Washington, D.C.

Students study at our center in Dupont Circle in the heart of the nation's capital with Wake Forest professors, while completing internship programs provided by DC's political landscape.

Richter Scholarships for Research

A unique program at WFU provided by our URECA (Undergraduate REsearch and Creative Activities Center) is a scholarship fun for students to complete sophisticated research in their area of interest. The one condition of this scholarship: students must do their research outside the United States!