Colleges & Universities
Forsyth Technical Community College
2100 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
Founded in 1960, today Forsyth Tech offers over 190 programs of study that lead to associate’s degrees, certificates, or diplomas.
Piedmont International University
420 South Broad Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Founded in 1945, Piedmont International University offers more than 20 degree and certificate programs at the undergraduate level as well as two master-level programs and a Ph.D. degree. Courses in Bible, Christian Ministries and Teacher Education are offered in traditional classroom settings and online.
601 South Church Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
336.721.2643 (academy), 336.721.2600 (college)
Founded in 1772, Salem is the oldest educational institution for women in the country. Salem College offers undergraduate degrees for women; co-educational graduate-degree programs in education and programs for men and women ages 23 and older via the Martha H. Fleer Center for Adult Education.
University of North Carolina School of the Arts
1533 South Main Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27127
Founded in 1963, the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA), formerly known as North Carolina School of the Arts, is the first state-supported conservatory dedicated to providing focused training programs for the whole artist. UNCSA offers high school, undergraduate and graduate programs for talented students in dance, design and production, drama, filmmaking, and music. UNCSA also presents hundreds of public performances throughout the year highlighting the talents of its students, faculty, and special guest artists.
Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Founded in 1834, this private university serves approximately 7,000 students on the Reynolda campus, offering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in many disciplines. The University has professional schools in divinity, law, management, and medicine. Wake Forest University affiliates include the Baptist Health, Wake Forest Innovation Quarter (Winston-Salem Research Park), Reynolda Gardens, Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Reynolda Village, Graylyn Conference Center and 88.5 WFDD radio.
Winston-Salem State University
601 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
Winston-Salem, NC 27110
Winston-Salem State University (WSSU), a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina, is a public university founded in 1892. WSSU is a historically black university that today is a regional institution offering baccalaureate and graduate programs to a diverse student population.