Piedmont International University
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 607
Religious affiliation Baptist
Student to faculty ratio 9:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 219 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

36%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Piedmont International University is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 101 applications and only 36 students were granted admission. Piedmont International University is at the #34 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 57% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 43% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT660 to 1070
ACT15 to 18

Application Fee

$60
Undergrad students
$60
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Piedmont International University's tuition was $8,850 for all students regardless of residency (67% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$15,332
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$8,850
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$8,850
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Piedmont International University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 71% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,056 (which is 7.8% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Piedmont International University in 2016-2017, was 27, which is 77% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,407 (which is 8.7% above the national average.)

$4,056
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,407
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Piedmont International University has enrolled a total of 607 students (300 students full-time and 307 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 607 students, 40 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 69% men and 31% women and 295 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 312 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 462 students for distance studies.

607
Total Enrollment
40
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 72%

Black/African American: 16%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Hispanic: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 9 largest majors offered at Piedmont International University.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Theology And Religious Vocations 68% 368 122
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 11% 62 20
Education 9% 51 15
Psychology 3% 16 0
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 10 0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 1% 8 0
English Language And Literature/letters 1% 4 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 0% 0 0
History 0% 0 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

45%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Piedmont International University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
53%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$22,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Piedmont International University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $22,200. Last year, out of the total 108 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 108 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 83 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 83 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $22,200 $30,500
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 108 83

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Piedmont International University.

Salem College
0.5 mile away
Wake Forest University
3.5 mile away
John Wesley University
15.5 mile away
High Point University
16.4 mile away
Guilford College
20.2 mile away
Greensboro College
25.1 mile away
Bennett College
26.3 mile away
Catawba College
30.3 mile away
Livingstone College
31.6 mile away