List of colleges and universities in North Carolina

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The following is a list of colleges and universities in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

Four-year Colleges and Universities in North Carolina[edit]

School Location(s) Control Type[1] Enrollment (2012) Founded
Appalachian State University Boone Public Masters University 17,589 1899
East Carolina University Greenville Public Doctoral/Research University 26,946 1907
Elizabeth City State University Elizabeth City Public Masters University 2,878 1891
Fayetteville State University Fayetteville Public Doctoral/Research University 6,020 1867
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Greensboro Public Doctoral/Research University 10,636 1891
North Carolina Central University Durham Public Masters University 8,604 1909
North Carolina State University Raleigh Public Doctoral/Research University 34,340 1887
University of North Carolina at Asheville Asheville Public Masters University 3,751 1927
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill Public Doctoral/Research University 29,282 1789
University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte Public Doctoral/Research University 27,238 1946
University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro Public Doctoral/Research University 18,516 1891
University of North Carolina at Pembroke Pembroke Public Masters University 6,269 1887
University of North Carolina at Wilmington Wilmington Public Doctoral/Research University 13,733 1947
University of North Carolina School of the Arts Winston-Salem Public Special Focus Institution 808 1963
Western Carolina University Cullowhee Public Masters University 9,608 1889
Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem Public Masters University 5,689 1892
Barton College Wilson Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,059 1902
Belmont Abbey College Belmont Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,556 1876
Bennett College Greensboro Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 534 1873
Brevard College Brevard Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 702 1853
Catawba College Salisbury Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,330 1851
Davidson College Davidson Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,843 1837
Gardner-Webb University Boiling Springs Private (Not For Profit) Doctoral/Research University 3,594 1905
Greensboro College Greensboro Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,030 1838
Guilford College Greensboro Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,576 1837
High Point University High Point Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 5,137 1924
Lees-McRae College Banner Elk Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 966 1900
Lenoir–Rhyne University Hickory Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 2,700 1891
Mars Hill University Mars Hill Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,154 1856
Meredith College Raleigh Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,905 1891
Montreat College Montreat Private (Not For Profit) Masters University 840
North Carolina Wesleyan College Rocky Mount Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 2,035 1956
Salem College Winston-Salem Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 841 1772
University of Mount Olive Mount Olive Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 3,208 1951
Warren Wilson College Swannanoa Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 739 1894
William Peace University Raleigh Private (Not For Profit) Doctoral/Research University 910 1857
Barber-Scotia College Concord Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 120 1867
Campbell University Buies Creek Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 6,448 1887
Carolina Christian College Winston-Salem Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 70 1945
Carolina University Winston-Salem Private (Not For Profit) Masters University 669 1945
Carolinas College of Health Sciences Charlotte Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 467 1990
Charlotte Christian College and Theological Seminary Charlotte Private (Not For Profit) Faith-related Institution 80 1996
Chowan University Murfreesboro Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,399 1848
Duke University Durham Private (Not For Profit) Doctoral/Research University 16,606 1838
Elon University Elon Private (Not For Profit) Doctoral/Research University 6,991 1889
Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary Charlotte Private (Not For Profit) Faith-related Institution 1,696 1969
Johnson C. Smith University Charlotte Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,565 1867
Johnson & Wales University Charlotte Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,565 1867
Livingstone College Salisbury Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,148 1879
Louisburg College Louisburg Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 594 1814
Methodist University Fayetteville Private (Not For Profit) Masters University 2,092 1956
Mid-Atlantic Christian University Elizabeth City Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 218 1948
Mount Eagle College & University Winston-Salem Private (Not For Profit) Not classified 2009
Pfeiffer University Misenheimer Private (Not For Profit) Masters University 1,365 1885
Queens University of Charlotte Charlotte Private (Not For Profit) Masters University 2,536 1857
St. Andrews University Laurinburg Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 3,407 1896
St. Augustine's University Raleigh Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 767 1867
Shaw University Raleigh Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1,411 1865
Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary Wake Forest Private (Not For Profit) Masters University 2,638 1950
Southeastern Free Will Baptist College Wendell Private (Not For Profit) Faith-related Institution 55 1983
Wake Forest University Winston-Salem Private (Not For Profit) Doctoral/Research University 8,401 1834
Wingate University Wingate, Charlotte, Hendersonville Private (Not For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 3,689 1896

Defunct Institutions[edit]

School Location(s) Control Type[1] Founded
The Art Institute of Charlotte Charlotte Private (For Profit) Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges 1973
John Wesley University High Point Private (Not For Profit) Faith-related Institution 1903

North Carolina Community College System[edit]

Two-year Institutions[edit]

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