15 Best colleges for Media Studies in North Carolina

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Below is a list of best universities in North Carolina ranked based on their research performance in Media Studies. A graph of 21.6M citations received by 691K academic papers made by 15 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 Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
60%

2. Duke University

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1513
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,297

3. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
47%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

4. East Carolina University

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
94%
Receiving Aid
80%
Average Aid
$7,761
Enrollment
28,021

5. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1178
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
86%

6. Appalachian State University

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
75%

7. Wake Forest University

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
25%
Net Price
$24,643
Receiving Aid
41%
Average Aid
$53,244

8. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
76%

9. Elon University

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
78%
Net Price
$40,366
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$13,677

10. University of North Carolina Wilmington

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
72%

11. Western Carolina University

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
86%

12. Queens University of Charlotte

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1149
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$29,810

13. Davidson College

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
18%
Net Price
$25,794
Receiving Aid
70%
Average Aid
$47,889

14. University of North Carolina at Pembroke

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1015
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
91%

15. St. Andrews University

For Media Studies

Acceptance Rate
12%
Net Price
$19,862
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$27,106

Closest to North Carolina states to learn Media Studies

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
South Carolina 4 27
Virginia 15 63
Georgia 10 57
District of Columbia 5 28
Maryland 13 25
Kentucky 6 46
Tennessee 7 73
Ohio 18 13
Pennsylvania 27 9
Alabama 5 49
New Jersey 13 21
Indiana 11 14
Florida 13 41
Connecticut 10 20
Illinois 21 7
New York 56 1
Mississippi 3 140
Rhode Island 4 165
Massachusetts 26 30
Michigan 12 4
Arkansas 4 119
Vermont 2 118
Missouri 7 12
New Hampshire 4 87
Louisiana 5 71
Wisconsin 10 2
Iowa 6 24
Maine 6 159
Oklahoma 3 61
Kansas 3 52
Minnesota 7 26
Nebraska 3 127
Texas 20 3
North Dakota 3 137
Colorado 7 51
Utah 3 58
Arizona 3 17
Idaho 3 235
Oregon 6 54
California 43 10
Washington 10 6