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Largest North Carolina Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has the most graduate students of 10,723 for academic year 2019-2020 in North Carolina. North Carolina State University at Raleigh is ranked second with 10,331 students and Duke University follows them with 10,037 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most graduate students by gender.
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Largest North Carolina Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment
NameTotal # of Graduate StudentsFemaleMale
1University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Public, 4 or more yearsChapel Hill, NC
10,7236,0954,628
2North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Public, 4 or more yearsRaleigh, NC
10,3314,9505,381
3Duke University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDurham, NC
10,0375,3314,706
4East Carolina University
Public, 4 or more yearsGreenville, NC
5,5703,7261,844
5University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Public, 4 or more yearsCharlotte, NC
5,5453,1952,350
6University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Public, 4 or more yearsGreensboro, NC
3,6152,5321,083
7Wake Forest University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinston-Salem, NC
3,2081,8131,395
8University of North Carolina Wilmington
Public, 4 or more yearsWilmington, NC
2,7141,922792
9Campbell University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBuies Creek, NC
2,2051,277928
10North Carolina Central University
Public, 4 or more yearsDurham, NC
1,9101,432478
11Appalachian State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBoone, NC
1,7621,235527
12Western Carolina University
Public, 4 or more yearsCullowhee, NC
1,6981,135563
13Gardner-Webb University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoiling Springs, NC
1,5191,076443
14North Carolina A & T State University
Public, 4 or more yearsGreensboro, NC
1,517887630
15University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Public, 4 or more yearsPembroke, NC
1,345926419
16Wingate University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWingate, NC
917605312
17Fayetteville State University
Public, 4 or more yearsFayetteville, NC
907573334
18Lenoir-Rhyne University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHickory, NC
896662234
19Elon University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsElon, NC
811522289
20High Point University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHigh Point, NC
739505234