Colleges in North Carolina: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 200 colleges in North Carolina. This is 3% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in North Carolina with most colleges are Durham, Winston-Salem, Raleigh, Chapel Hill and Elon. You may find a list of all categories of North Carolina colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of North Carolina of that type.
Top Colleges in North Carolina
Visit the top colleges in North Carolina. Following is a list of top 5 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- Duke University, Durham
- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill
- Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem
- North Carolina State University, Raleigh
- Elon University, Elon
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in North Carolina based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of North Carolina.
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Find in North Carolina
Colleges of North Carolina are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find North Carolina colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (59)
- Private Colleges (69)
- Community Colleges (56)
- Universities (46)
- Training Schools (18)