Opportunities for Higher Education
Between Wake Forest University, Winston Salem State University, Forsyth Tech Community College, Salem College, and the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, there are many options for those seeking higher education or alternative educational styles.
UNC School of the Arts reaches students from high school through graduate degrees in the performing and visual arts.
Wake Forest University, in partnership with Wake Forest Baptist Health, allows students to move fluidly from medical education into medical careers, keeping talent here in the city.
Winston Salem State University, which has received many accolades such as the number one HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) by the Wall Street Journal in 2016, holds a significant positive presence in the community.
Salem College, founded by the Moravians in 1772 as a school for girls, is a nationally accredited college that extends to graduate and post graduate degrees.
Forsyth Tech Community College offers learning opportunities for students of all ages and backgrounds for vocational training and personal development.