The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Wake Forest University is a Private (not-for-profit) and Clemson University is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Wake Forest University has more expensive tuition & fees ($57,760) than Clemson University ($38,550).
  • It is harder to admit to Wake Forest University than Clemson University.
  • Clemson University has more students with 26,406 students while Wake Forest University has 8,789 students.
  • Wake Forest University has more full-time faculties with 1,919 faculties while Clemson University has 1,360 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Wake Forest University and Clemson University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Wake Forest UniversityClemson University
Wake Forest Universityvs.Clemson University
Winston-Salem, North CarolinaLocationClemson, South Carolina
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$57,760Tuition & Fees
In-State$15,558
Out-Of-State$38,550
48% ($37,880)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)82% ($9,287)
$37,880Average Amount of Financial Aid$9,287
27.57 %Acceptance Rates47.18 %
37.43 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)29.48 %
-SAT Score1,300
-ACT Score30
89 %Graduation Rate85 %
-Transfer-out Rate12 %
95 %Retention Rate94 %
8,789Student Population26,406
1,919Number of Faculties1,360
11 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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