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University of North Carolina--Charlotte

Charlotte, NC
#201

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Founded in 1946, the University of North Carolina - Charlotte is a public institution that now offers an exceptional online education program. The school offers distance learning degrees in education, engineering, health and human services, and technology. University of North Carolina - Charlotte online students also have access to technical guides, video tutorials and help services.

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Quick Facts


9201 University City Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28223-0001

2014-2015 Tuition

$18,708 Tuition and Fees

Students

21503 undergraduate students
52% male / 48% female

Admission

July 1 application deadline
62.7% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: public
Year Founded: 1946

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, certificate, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Computer Science, Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Leadership and Administration, General, Special Education and Teaching, General, Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented, Special Education and Teaching, Other, College Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Elementary Education and Teaching, Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching, Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching, Art Teacher Education, Mathematics Teacher Education, Music Teacher Education, Drama and Dance Teacher Education, Civil Engineering, General, Computer Engineering, General, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology/Technician, Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician, Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician, Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other, Language Interpretation and Translation, Japanese Language and Literature, German Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Human Development and Family Studies, General, English Language and Literature, General, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Mathematics, General, Mathematics and Statistics, Other, International/Global Studies, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, Philosophy, Religion/Religious Studies, Architecture, Meteorology, Chemistry, General, Geology/Earth Science, General, Physics, General, Optics/Optical Sciences, Psychology, General, Health/Medical Psychology, Criminal Justice/Safety Studies, Fire Services Administration, Public Administration, Social Work, Anthropology, Economics, General, Geography, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Latin American Studies, African-American/Black Studies, Dance, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Art/Art Studies, General, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, Music Performance, General, Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist, Athletic Training/Trainer, Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other, Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist, Public Health, General, Public Health Education and Promotion, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Business Administration and Management, General, Operations Management and Supervision, Accounting, Business/Managerial Economics, Finance, General, International Business/Trade/Commerce, Management Information Systems, General, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, History, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Organizational Communication, General

Minors Offered

Information Technology, Information Science/Studies, Computer Science, Educational Leadership and Administration, General, Secondary Education and Teaching, Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching, Art Teacher Education, Foreign Language Teacher Education, Mathematics Teacher Education, Reading Teacher Education, Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor, Education, Other, Engineering, General, Computer Engineering, General, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Engineering/Industrial Management, Foreign Languages and Literatures, General, Linguistics, African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Japanese Language and Literature, Russian Language and Literature, German Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Human Development and Family Studies, General, English Language and Literature, General, English Language and Literature, General, Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing, Children's and Adolescent Literature, Literature, Other, Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Neuroscience, Mathematics, General, Mathematics, Other, Statistics, General, Mathematics and Statistics, Other, Air Science/Airpower Studies, Gerontology, International/Global Studies, Holocaust and Related Studies, Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies, Cognitive Science, Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other, Philosophy, Religion/Religious Studies, Jewish/Judaic Studies, Chemistry, General, Geology/Earth Science, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Criminal Justice and Corrections, Public Policy Analysis, General, Social Work, Anthropology, Other, Anthropology, Geography, Political Science and Government, Sociology, Urban Studies/Affairs, American/United States Studies/Civilization, Latin American Studies, Near and Middle Eastern Studies, Russian Studies, Commonwealth Studies, French Studies, Dance, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Film/Cinema/Video Studies, Art/Art Studies, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, Public Health, General, Public Health, Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other, Business Administration and Management, General, Operations Management and Supervision, Business/Managerial Economics, Management Information Systems, General, Actuarial Science, History, General, History, Communication and Media Studies, Other, Journalism, Journalism, Organizational Communication, General, Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 21,503
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 18,303
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 3,097
Percent of male undergraduates: 52%
Percent of female undergraduates: 48%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 2 2 5
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 6 4
Aggravated assault 1 1 2
Burglary 109 65 43
Motor vehicle theft 10 9 2
Arson 6 0 1
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 2 4
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 1 0
Aggravated assault 1 1 2
Burglary 45 32 34
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 3 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 1
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 9 6 9
Drug law violations 21 23 79
Liquor law violations 7 11 98
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 2 2 2
Drug law violations 14 3 35
Liquor law violations 2 3 66
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.