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Wake Forest University

Breakdown of “Scholastic Success” at WFU

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By Gender
MalesA-
FemalesB+
By Major
AnthropologyA-
Art & Design DepartmentB+
BiologyA-
Business - Management and AdministrationA-
ChemistryA-
CommunicationsA-
EconomicsB+
EducationA
EnglishB+
FinanceB
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A
LinguisticsA
MathB
Natural ResourcesA
OtherA-
Perfomance ArtsA
PharmacyB
PhilosophyA
PhysicsB+
Political ScienceA-
PreMed and MedicalA-
PsychologyA-
Religion/ReligiousC+
SociologyA
UndecidedC+

Against similar schools

Scholastic Success compared with similar schools in class.

Wake Forest University
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
Duke University
 A-
Princeton University
 B+
Vanderbilt University
 B+
Elon University
 B
New York University
 B+
Yale University
 A-
F
A+

Scholastic Success

... I struggled academically at first because I was not used to having to put in the time that I had to in order to make good grades ...Read full comment
... I myself have been accused of arrogance despite my mediocre grades and blue collar background ...Read full comment
... I spend significant time working with 3 different student organizations, hold 2 jobs, and still manage to have some free time to myself and keep...Read full comment
... Still, fight to keep your grades in top order and take advantage of Wake's numerous resources and Study Abroad programs; they will help you keep ...Read full comment
... It is extremely frustrating to work hard and not see the grades you believe you deserve ...Read full comment
... Grades are often not reflective of your understanding or effort when it comes to divisionals, but my professors who are writing--rather asked to...Read full comment
... There is nothing to do in Winston Salem, the girls are bitches, the school is overrun by greeks who have the worst parties (on campus do not serv...Read full comment
... Anyway, despite otherwise mediocre grades, I did manage to parlay these strengths into admission to a state school ...Read full comment
... In my experience, some professors tend to grade unfairly, reducing grades simply because the student does not express the professor's opinion in...Read full comment
... But if you make an effort most professors are willing to work with you to bring your grades up ...Read full comment
... Contrary to popular belief, Wake does not deflate grades but when compared to other universities it does feel like that sometimes ...Read full comment
... No matter how grades turn out, a Wake Forest student will be prepared to take on any challenge and probably complete that task more quickly and ...Read full comment
... Students are so competitive in regards to grades and classes it is ridiculous ...Read full comment
... *The good: Wake has very challenging academics; I had to work much harder for my grades, even in the divisional classes ...Read full comment
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