Wake Forest University

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
Offering the personal attention of a small liberal arts college, coupled with the breadth and global relevancy of a leading research institution, Wake Forest claims the distinction of being the nation's premier collegiate university.

About

Offering the personal attention of a small liberal arts college, coupled with the breadth and global relevancy of a leading research institution, Wake Forest claims the distinction of being the nation's premier collegiate university. Wake Forest is consistently ranked among the top 25 universities in the nation. Our mission is to educate the whole person, graduating students who seek purpose-filled lives while building a community dedicated to serving humanity in the spirit of our motto, Pro Humanitate.

Anna Julia Cooper Center

The Anna Julia Cooper Center is an interdisciplinary center at Wake Forest University that fosters scholarly research, supports student engagement, and connects with community organizations dedicated to issues of gender, race, and politics in the South. The Center’s raison d’être is Anna Julia Cooper, whose pioneering scholarship and activism laid the foundation for black American feminism and insisted on the importance of Southern voices in American politics. It is led by founding director Melissa Harris-Perry, Presidential Endowed Chair in Politics and International Affairs and host of “Melissa Harris-Perry” on MSNBC.

Centers for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials

The Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials at Wake Forest University was founded in 2004 and serves the Wake Forest University/Wake Forest Baptist Heath research communities as a broad spectrum infrastructural resource. The mission of WF-Nanotech is to provide for world class research, outstanding and unique educational opportunities, transformation of local economies.

Research

Anna Julia Cooper Center

The Anna Julia Cooper Center is an interdisciplinary center at Wake Forest University that fosters scholarly research, supports student engagement, and connects with community organizations dedicated to issues of gender, race, and politics in the South. The Center’s raison d’être is Anna Julia Cooper, whose pioneering scholarship and activism laid the foundation for black American feminism and insisted on the importance of Southern voices in American politics. It is led by founding director Melissa Harris-Perry, Presidential Endowed Chair in Politics and International Affairs and host of “Melissa Harris-Perry” on MSNBC.

Centers for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials

The Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials at Wake Forest University was founded in 2004 and serves the Wake Forest University/Wake Forest Baptist Heath research communities as a broad spectrum infrastructural resource. The mission of WF-Nanotech is to provide for world class research, outstanding and unique educational opportunities, transformation of local economies.

PhD Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a PhD at Wake Forest University!

Services

  • Disability Services for Students

In concert with the mission of the Division of Campus Life, Disability Services within the Learning Assistance Center (LAC) exists to enable students with disabilities to experience equal access to the academic, social, and recreational activities and programs at Wake Forest University. To achieve the goal of “equal access,” the LAC staff works with students, faculty and staff to implement services and accommodations that are in accordance with both state and federal laws and our own commitment to this goal.

Accreditation

The Wake Forest University Counseling Department programs are accredited by the Council of Accreditation for Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). The School Counseling track of Master of Arts in Counseling is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

Wake Forest University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees.

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) The on-campus Master of Arts in Counseling programs are accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). CACREP accreditation is known, worldwide, as the longest standing, most recognized form of specialized/professional accreditation a counseling program can earn.

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) The School Counseling track of the Master of Arts in Counseling program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States