8 Best colleges for Data Science in North Carolina

Below is the list of best universities in North Carolina ranked based on their research performance in Data Science. A graph of 166K citations received by 2.84K academic papers made by 8 universities in North Carolina was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For Data Science

Acceptance Rate
25%
Average SAT
1385
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
64%

2. Duke University

For Data Science

Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$26,932

3. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

For Data Science

Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

4. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

For Data Science

Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
74%

5. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

For Data Science

Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1070
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
87%

6. Wake Forest University

For Data Science

Acceptance Rate
32%
Net Price
$26,324
Receiving Aid
44%
Average Aid
$47,832

7. East Carolina University

For Data Science

Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
81%

8. North Carolina A&T State University

For Data Science

Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
96%

Closest to North Carolina states to learn Data Science

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
South Carolina 3 103
Virginia 7 44
Georgia 6 26
District of Columbia 5 66
Maryland 6 12
Tennessee 5 33
Ohio 10 24
Pennsylvania 10 8
Alabama 4 84
New Jersey 5 37
Indiana 4 7
Florida 9 40
Illinois 9 4
New York 17 10
Massachusetts 14 2
Michigan 5 6
Arkansas 3 135
Missouri 5 55
Louisiana 3 115
Wisconsin 3 28
Texas 17 21
Colorado 5 46
Utah 3 36
Arizona 3 16
Oregon 4 93
California 21 1