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Largest North Carolina Colleges with Most Enrollment

North Carolina State University at Raleigh has the most students of 35,479 for academic year 2018-2019 in North Carolina. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is ranked second with 30,011 students and University of North Carolina at Charlotte follows them with 29,710 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 students by gender.
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Largest North Carolina Colleges with Most Enrollment
NameTotal # of StudentsFemaleMale
1North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Public, 4 or more yearsRaleigh, NC
35,47916,56218,917
2University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Public, 4 or more yearsChapel Hill, NC
30,01117,44812,563
3University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Public, 4 or more yearsCharlotte, NC
29,71014,44315,267
4East Carolina University
Public, 4 or more yearsGreenville, NC
28,71816,88211,836
5University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Public, 4 or more yearsGreensboro, NC
20,10613,4866,620
6Appalachian State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBoone, NC
19,10810,9678,141
7University of North Carolina Wilmington
Public, 4 or more yearsWilmington, NC
16,74710,6466,101
8Duke University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDurham, NC
16,6068,4698,137
9North Carolina A & T State University
Public, 4 or more yearsGreensboro, NC
12,1426,9195,223
10Western Carolina University
Public, 4 or more yearsCullowhee, NC
11,6396,5925,047
11Wake Forest University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinston-Salem, NC
8,4014,5633,838
12North Carolina Central University
Public, 4 or more yearsDurham, NC
8,2075,6742,533
13University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Public, 4 or more yearsPembroke, NC
7,1374,4602,677
14Elon University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsElon, NC
6,9914,2042,787
15Campbell University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBuies Creek, NC
6,4483,4772,971
16Fayetteville State University
Public, 4 or more yearsFayetteville, NC
6,3184,2602,058
17Winston-Salem State University
Public, 4 or more yearsWinston-Salem, NC
5,1903,7651,425
18High Point University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHigh Point, NC
5,1373,0172,120
19University of North Carolina at Asheville
Public, 4 or more yearsAsheville, NC
3,7622,1511,611
20Wingate University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWingate, NC
3,6892,2511,438