Piedmont International University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#6460 of 14,131 In the World
#1762 of 2,597 In North America
#1676 of 2,496 In the United States
#51 of 65 In North Carolina
#5 of 6 In Winston-Salem

Quick Review

Religion
Baptist
Acceptance rate
50%
Avg. cost to attend
$14,431 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
443
Graduates
508
Male:Female Ratio
62:38
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
piedmontu.edu

Piedmont International University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 50% 52% 48%
Applicants 461 223 236
Admissions 229 115 114
Freshmen enrolled full time 65 36 29
Freshmen enrolled part time 10 8 2

232 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

719 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 485 (51%)
Black or African American 186 (20%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 117 (12%)
Hispanic 100 (11%)
Two or more races 27 (3%)
Asian 17 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 16 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 2 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$14,431/year
Average aid awarded
$8,142
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $13,205
$30-48K $12,853
$48-75K $17,315
$75-110K $20,800
$110K+ $17,542

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $12,600$7,830
Tuition in-state $12,600$7,830
Tuition out-of-state $12,600$7,830
Fee in-district $1,980$400
Fee in-state $1,980$400
Fee out-of-state $1,980$400

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 215
Combined charge for room and board $9,600

Piedmont International University Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Religion & Religious Studies 34
Divinity & Ministry 2 15 13 3
Bible & Biblical Studies 25 1 1
Philosophy, Other 13
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 11
Elementary Education and Teaching 6
American Sign Language (ASL) 4
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 4
Organizational Leadership 3
Deaf Studies 2
Education, General 2
Business Administration and Management, General 1
Music Teacher Education 1
Religious & Sacred Music 1
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other 1
Grand Total 6 66 54 17
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 46% 40% 55%
  • Full-time retention rate - 49%

Publications & Citations

Publications
112
Citations
1,448

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
35 / 326
Biology
32 / 328
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
14 / 50
Business
13 / 406
Environmental Science
12 / 168
Psychology
10 / 196
Chemistry
10 / 51
Engineering
9 / 277
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
7 / 144
Health Science
7 / 26
Biochemistry
7 / 48
Oncology and Cancer research
6 / 20
Art & Design
5 / 129
Physics
5 / 21
Project Management
4 / 146
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
4 / 107
Geography and Cartography
4 / 85
Public Health
4 / 101
Computer Science
4 / 269
Mathematics
4 / 19
Philosophy
4 / 2
Immunology
4 / 22
Optical Engineering
3 / 0
Social Psychology
3 / 26
Economics
3 / 7
Education Majors
3 / 7
Oceanography
3 / 46
Cardiology
3 / 0
Construction Management
2 / 19
Creative Writing
2 / 2
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
2 / 100
Physical Therapy
2 / 3
Ecology
2 / 16
Management
2 / 29
Urology
2 / 7
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
2 / 1
Criminology and Criminal Justice
2 / 5
Child Psychology
2 / 92
Healthcare Management (MHA)
2 / 7
Family medicine
2 / 65

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 4
1992 1 11
1993 7 15
1994 3 7
1995 4 23
1996 3 31
1997 7 29
1998 0 29
1999 3 30
2000 2 34
2001 0 29
2002 1 40
2003 4 59
2004 1 37
2005 0 48
2006 16 64
2007 11 56
2008 2 70
2009 1 74
2010 4 67
2011 0 63
2012 8 63
2013 5 60
2014 3 98
2015 6 109
2016 6 97
2017 6 87
2018 5 86
2019 4 95
2020 7 115
2021 11 105

Notable alumni

  1. Mark Walker

    Mark Walker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 54)
    Enrolled in Piedmont International University
    In 1999 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    businesspersonpriestpolitician
    Biography

    Bradley Mark Walker is an American politician and pastor who served as the U.S. representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district from 2015 to 2021. A member of the Republican Party, he was elected to head the Republican Study Committee in 2017 and vice chair of the House Republican Conference in 2019.

General info

Alternative names PIU
Founded 1945
Colors navy blue, columbia blue, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 113
Carnegie Classification Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and Contacts

Address 420 S. Broad St.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 27101
United States
City population 250,000
Phone 3367258344
Fax +1 (336) 725 5522

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