UNC Charlotte

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home. Academics are the cornerstone of a UNC Charlotte education. Through programs that are responsive to the needs of the region and beyond, UNC Charlotte students gain the intellectual and professional skills that will prepare them for productive lives in a global, knowledge-based environment.

Colleges & Degrees


With accreditation from the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, UNC Charlotte offers 7 colleges:
  • College of Arts + Architecture
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Belk College of Business
  • College of Computing and Informatics
  • College of Education
  • William States Lee College of Engineering
  • College of Health and Human Services
They have 80 programs leading to Bachelor’s degrees, 64 programs leading to Master’s degrees and 21 programs leading to Doctoral degrees.