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 94,210 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 19,764 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
  • 3.07Estimated Avg GPA

1 miles from Winston-Salem

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,587enrollment
  • $6,349net 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

  • 1,070enrollment
  • $11,940net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1310SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

Salem College
S
Winston Salem, NC
Salem College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 636enrollment
  • $19,128net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 965-1188SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

Wake Forest University
W
Winston Salem, NC
Wake Forest University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,789enrollment
  • $26,324net price
  • 32%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

  • 5,169enrollment
  • $11,868net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 900-1030SAT range
  • 17-19ACT range
  • 3.01Avg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

Carolina Christian College
C
Winston Salem, NC
 
Carolina Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 74enrollment
  • $6,944net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.6Avg GPA

5 miles from Winston-Salem

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,765enrollment
  • $7,922net 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
  • 3.16Estimated Avg GPA

17 miles from Winston-Salem

Guilford College
G
Greensboro, NC
Guilford College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,429enrollment
  • $24,640net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 930-1170SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

21 miles from Winston-Salem

Greensboro College
G
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 944enrollment
  • $17,783net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 900-1100SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.35Avg 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

#10 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 19,764enrollment
  • $9,853net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 980-1160SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

25 miles from Winston-Salem

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 232enrollment
  • $20,062net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.74Estimated 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

#12 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 12,753enrollment
  • $9,541net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 960-1130SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

27 miles from Winston-Salem

Catawba College
C
Salisbury, NC
Catawba College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,371enrollment
  • $18,657net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 940-1140SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.59Avg Weighted GPA

31 miles from Winston-Salem

Livingstone College
L
HBCU
Salisbury, NC
Livingstone College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 845enrollment
  • $16,016net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 770-930SAT range
  • 13-16ACT range
  • 2.64Estimated Avg GPA

32 miles from Winston-Salem

Surry Community College
S
Dobson, NC
 
Surry Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,103enrollment
  • $7,196net 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

 

  • 1,922enrollment
  • $5,573net 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 $2,152 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.