In January 2013, the university received the IIE's Heiskell Award for Study Abroad for its emphasis on providing foreign-based educational opportunities to first-generation college students.
In addition to need-based financial aid programs, Wake Forest offers more than 50 merit-based scholarships, including the following full-tuition scholarships: Reynolds, Carswell, Stamps, and Gordon.
These scholarships are highly competitive and are awarded on the basis of academic distinction, leadership, community service, artistic talent, and a variety of other unique contributions and characteristics.
Later, he went on to earn master's degrees at Ohio University and Yale Divinity School, and a Ph. A graduate studies program was inaugurated in 1961, and in 1967 the school became the fully accredited Wake Forest University. In 1986, Wake Forest gained autonomy from the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina and established a fraternal relationship with it.
The Babcock Graduate School of Management, now known as the School of Business, was established in 1969. The thirteenth president of Wake Forest is Nathan O.
In order to graduate, a Wake Forest student must finish three requirements for 120 hours of credit: a core set of classes, a course of study related to a major, and electives.
The core set of classes includes basic requirements (a first-year seminar, a writing seminar, health and PE classes, and foreign language literature) and divisional requirements (at least two classes in each of the humanities, social sciences and math/natural sciences and at least one in the fine arts and literatures).
He assumed office on July 1, 2005, succeeding Thomas K. Bush and Governor Michael Dukakis on September 25, 1988. Bush against Vice President Al Gore on October 11, 2000. Admission to Wake Forest is rated as "most selective" by U. Representing 55% of the incoming class of 1350 freshmen, 750 members of the new class were enrolled through the early decision process – a 15% rise in applications than the previous year. 22% come from North Carolina while 7% are international applicants.
Hearn, Jr., who had retired after 22 years in office. Acceptance to Wake Forest has been offered to 25% of those who applied through the regular decision process. In order, the top eight states represented in the admitted class are North Carolina, Florida, New Jersey, Georgia, New York, California and Virginia. Students residing in 48 different countries have been offered admission.
Lea Laboratory was built in 1887-1888, and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.