In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.
University of North Carolina at Charlotte was awarded 688 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is engineering technology (other).
According to College Factual's 2023 analysis, UNC Charlotte is ranked #316 out of 2,241 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This puts it in the top 15% of all schools in the nation. This is an improvement over the previous year, when UNC Charlotte held the #667 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.
Out of the 93 colleges in North Carolina, UNC Charlotte is ranked at #7.
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When it comes to admittance, University of North Carolina at Charlotte is somewhat selective. Its acceptance rate is 80%, which means you'll face some strong competition during the admissions process. Do what you can to make your application stand out.
About 60% of students accepted to UNC Charlotte submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 560 and 640. Math scores were between 550 and 640.
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The student to faculty ratio at University of North Carolina at Charlotte is 20 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1. This may indicate that some of your classes will be larger in size than they would be at other schools. However, upper level classes will probably be smaller.
When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.
The full-time faculty percentage at University of North Carolina at Charlotte is 71%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.
The freshmen retention rate of 85% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like University of North Carolina at Charlotte enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.
The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full-time students who get their bachelor's degree with four years. At UNC Charlotte this rate is 32%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 33.3%.
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During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 24,175 undergraduates at UNC Charlotte with 21,104 being full-time and 3,071 being part-time.
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of UNC Charlotte, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At UNC Charlotte, approximately 53% of students took out student loans averaging $7,602 a year. That adds up to $30,408 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at UNC Charlotte is 4.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
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See which majors at University of North Carolina at Charlotte make the most money.
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Contact details for UNC Charlotte are given below.
|Address:||9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223-0001|
|Most Popular Majors||Bachelor’s Degrees||Average Salary of Graduates|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||457||NA|
|Finance & Financial Management||361||$46,175|
|Communication & Media Studies||301||$34,203|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||254||$34,573|
|Business Administration & Management||231||$42,308|
Learn more about the majors offered at University of North Carolina at Charlotte along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.
Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.
In 2019-2020, 28,152 students took at least one online class at University of North Carolina at Charlotte. This is an increase from the 8,713 students who took online classes the previous year.
|Year||Took at Least One Online Class||Took All Classes Online|
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*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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