Colleges Near Winston-Salem

Colleges and universities near me in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina area

There are 2 colleges in Winston-Salem and 25 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 93,769 students.

Located in North Carolina with a population of 229,617, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Winston-Salem. The nearest college is Piedmont International University in Winston Salem at a distance of 1.2 miles from Winston-Salem. Driving time to these schools from Winston-Salem should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Elon University in Elon. The largest college in the area is University of North Carolina at Greensboro enrolling 20,106 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Winston-Salem.


25 results

Piedmont International University
P
Winston Salem, NC
 
Piedmont International University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 691enrollment
  • $15,119net price
  • 24%acceptance rate
  • 770-1230SAT range
  • 15-23ACT range
  • 3.07*Avg GPA

1 miles from Winston-Salem

Forsyth Technical Community College
F
Winston Salem, NC
 
Forsyth Technical Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,779enrollment
  • $3,326net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

University of North Carolina School of the Arts
N
Winston-Salem, NC
University of North Carolina School of the Arts

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 1,042enrollment
  • $12,579net price
  • 29%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1290SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

Salem College
S
Winston Salem, NC
Salem College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 842enrollment
  • $18,428net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 910-1140SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.57*Avg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

Wake Forest University
W
Winston Salem, NC
Wake Forest University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,401enrollment
  • $24,800net price
  • 30%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

Winston Salem State University
W
HBCU
Winston-Salem, NC
Winston Salem State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 5,190enrollment
  • $11,783net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 890-1030SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

Carolina Christian College
C
Winston Salem, NC
 
Carolina Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 70enrollment
  • $6,885net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Winston-Salem

Davidson County Community College
D
Thomasville, NC
 
Davidson County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,654enrollment
  • $6,360net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Winston-Salem

Laurel University
L
High Point, NC
 
Laurel University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 158enrollment
  • $19,269net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.16*Avg GPA

17 miles from Winston-Salem

Guilford College
G
Greensboro, NC
Guilford College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,576enrollment
  • $23,738net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 970-1170SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.16Avg GPA

21 miles from Winston-Salem

Greensboro College
G
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,026enrollment
  • $19,483net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 900-1100SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 3.15*Avg GPA

26 miles from Winston-Salem

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
N
Greensboro, NC
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 20,106enrollment
  • $11,108net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1180SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

25 miles from Winston-Salem

Bennett College for Women
B
HBCU
Greensboro, NC
 
Bennett College for Women

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 534enrollment
  • $10,267net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.74*Avg GPA

27 miles from Winston-Salem

North Carolina A & T State University
N
HBCU
Greensboro, NC
North Carolina A & T State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#13 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 12,142enrollment
  • $9,097net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 970-1150SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.68Avg GPA

27 miles from Winston-Salem

Catawba College
C
Salisbury, NC
Catawba College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,294enrollment
  • $18,205net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 930-1120SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 2.36Avg GPA

31 miles from Winston-Salem

Livingstone College
L
HBCU
Salisbury, NC
Livingstone College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#21 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,148enrollment
  • $17,711net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 760-930SAT range
  • 14-16ACT range
  • 2.64*Avg GPA

32 miles from Winston-Salem

Surry Community College
S
Dobson, NC
 
Surry Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,073enrollment
  • $10,999net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

32 miles from Winston-Salem

Rockingham Community College
R
Wentworth, NC
 
Rockingham Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,685enrollment
  • $3,688net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

34 miles from Winston-Salem

FAQ's

The closest community college is Forsyth Technical Community College and is 2.5 miles from Winston-Salem. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Forsyth Technical Community College are $2,004 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Forsyth Technical Community College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.