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School Name: Winston-Salem State University

Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Year Founded: 1892

Number of Students: 6,442 undergraduate/graduate students

Specialty Programs: Motorsport Management

Greek Life:

  • Sororities: Alpha Kappa Alpha Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Inc.,  Sigma Gamma Rho Inc.
  • Fraternities: Alpha Phi Alpha Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Inc., Omega Psi Phi Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Inc., Iota Phi Theta Inc.

Alumni: Louis Farrakhan (leader of the nation of Islam), Stephen A. Smith (sports writer and talk show host), Earl “The Pearl” Monroe (NBA Hall of Famer)

What You May Not Know About Winston-Salem: Winston-Salem State has established a dual degree program in nursing with Hubei University of Chinese Medicine in Wuhan City, China.

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