University of North Carolina at Greensboro: Ranking & Review

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Greensboro Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 187 536
Top 4%

University of North Carolina at Greensboro Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate78%78%78%
Applicants8,5012,7195,782
Admissions6,6342,1244,510
Enrolled undergraduates2,7919451,846
Enrolled total (including graduate students)19,9226,62013,302

8,517 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,499 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $65. Application fee for graduates - $65.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,571
Percent of students submitting SAT scores56%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
560
Math
545

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,319
Percent of students submitting ACT scores47%
ACT Composite
22
ACT English
22
ACT Math
21

University of North Carolina at Greensboro Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $20,659 $35,818
Off-campus $19,622 $34,781
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,183 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of North Carolina at Greensboro provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 5,325 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $4,422 $19,581
Fees for full-time undergraduates $2,828 $2,828
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $553 $2,448
Tuition for Full-time graduates $5,219 $18,937
Fees for full-time graduates $2,828 $2,828
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $652 $2,367

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 613 95 5 713
Health Professions and Related Programs 308 114 34 456
Education 192 196 45 433
Visual and Performing Arts 232 48 17 297
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 242 27 5 274
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 208 12 5 225
Social Sciences 205 17 3 225
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 187 11 12 210
Psychology 167 9 6 182
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 163 9 172
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 110 51 161
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 104 32 136
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 72 42 3 117
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 77 38 115
English Language and Literature & Letters 81 25 4 110
Library Science 84 84
History 42 11 2 55
Physical Sciences 28 8 5 41
Mathematics and Statistics 18 10 3 31
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 25 3 28
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 14 5 19
Philosophy and Religious Studies 18 18
Architecture and Related Services 2 2
Grand Total3,1068491494,104

A total of 3,106 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

At the master's and doctor's level 998 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate54%47%58%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 25%

General info

Alternative namesUNCG
Founded1891
MottoService
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgold, white, navy blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,637
Instructional FTE908
Research FTE1
Public Service FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteuncg.edu
Address1400 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, North Carolina, 27402-6170
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone3363345000
Fax+1 (336) 334 5406

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