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 found

Piedmont International University
P
Winston Salem, NC
 
Piedmont International University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

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

1 miles from Winston-Salem

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,779enrollment
  • $6,166net 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
  • $13,624net price
  • 38%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1280SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

Salem College
S
Winston Salem, NC
Salem College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 842enrollment
  • $18,218net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1260SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.57*Avg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

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Wake Forest University
W
Winston Salem, NC
Wake Forest University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,401enrollment
  • $23,986net price
  • 29%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Winston-Salem

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 5,190enrollment
  • $11,256net price
  • 65%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
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Winston-Salem

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,654enrollment
  • $7,463net 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

 

  • 1,576enrollment
  • $25,119net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.16Avg GPA

21 miles from Winston-Salem

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Greensboro College
G
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,026enrollment
  • $31,019net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 910-1140SAT range
  • 16-22ACT 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

0 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 20,106enrollment
  • $10,496net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 990-1160SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

25 miles from Winston-Salem

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 534enrollment
  • $22,763net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 800-1000SAT range
  • 14-20ACT range
  • 2.74*Avg GPA

27 miles from Winston-Salem

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

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#15 Best Public Universities in North Carolina

  • 12,142enrollment
  • $11,049net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 950-1110SAT 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
  • $19,172net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 910-1140SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 2.36Avg GPA

31 miles from Winston-Salem

Livingstone College
L
Salisbury, NC
Livingstone College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

  • 1,148enrollment
  • $17,061net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 770-930SAT range
  • 13-17ACT range
  • 2.64*Avg GPA

32 miles from Winston-Salem

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Surry Community College
S
Dobson, NC
 
Surry Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,073enrollment
  • $8,721net 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
  • $6,291net 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 $2,199 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.