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Winston-Salem State University

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

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Winston-Salem State University

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About Winston-Salem State University

Winston-Salem State University (WSSU), a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina, is a historically black public research university located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States. It is a member-school of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. WSSU is an accredited university offering baccalaureate and graduate programs to a diverse student population.


Located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

601 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Winston-Salem, NC, 27110-0001, Forsyth County

Winston-Salem State University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#1197 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in North carolina

#32 of 177

Best HBCU Colleges in America

#9 of 89

Most Popular Majors

Out of 20 majors categories at Winston-Salem State University, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Winston-Salem State University within four or six years.

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 6 years