Colleges in Forsyth County, North Carolina

There are 11 Colleges in Forsyth County, North Carolina, serving a population of 368,362 people in an area of 409 square miles. There is 1 College per 33,487 people, and 1 College per 37 square miles.

In North Carolina, Forsyth County is ranked 29th of 100 counties in Colleges per capita, and 5th of 100 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Forsyth County Colleges

Find Forsyth County, North Carolina colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Carolina Christian College 4209 Indiana Avenue Winston-Salem, NC

Empire Beauty School-Winston-Salem 7740 North Point Boulevard Winston-Salem, NC

Forsyth Technical Community College 2100 Silas Creek Parkway Winston-Salem, NC

Piedmont International University 420 South Broad Street Winston-Salem, NC

Regency Beauty Institute - Winston-Salem 588 Hanes Mall Boulevard Winston-Salem, NC

Salem College 601 South Church Street Winston-Salem, NC

The Hair Design School-Winston-Salem 7740 North Point Boulevard Winston-Salem, NC

University Of North Carolina School Of The Arts 1533 South Main Street Winston-Salem, NC

Wake Forest University 1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC

Winston Salem Barber School 1531 Silas Creek Parkway Winston-Salem, NC

Winston-Salem State University 601 South Martin Luther King Junior Drive Winston-Salem, NC

About Forsyth County Colleges

Forsyth County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Forsyth County, NC. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Forsyth County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Forsyth County College Statistics

Find Forsyth County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Forsyth County College Enrollment
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
College/Grad School Enrollment27,792 (28.9%)701,820 (27.8%)
Forsyth County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
Some College, No Degree52,132 (21.2%)1,468,899 (21.7%)
Associate's Degree20,012 (8.2%)627,997 (9.3%)
Bachelor's Degree52,053 (21.2%)1,303,604 (19.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree30,929 (12.6%)722,112 (10.6%)
Forsyth County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Forsyth CountyNorth Carolina
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher82,9822,025,716
Arts, Humanities & Others20,547 (24.8%)466,625 (23.0%)
Business16,016 (19.3%)410,009 (20.2%)
Education10,249 (12.4%)267,973 (13.2%)
Science & Engineering27,606 (33.3%)691,816 (34.2%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields8,564 (10.3%)189,293 (9.3%)