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Tightest North Carolina Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

Next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) North Carolina colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Duke University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 7.60% for academic year 2019-2020 in North Carolina. Next table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in North Carolina.
Tightest North Carolina Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Duke University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDurham, NC
7.60%41,9473,1871,73154.31%
2Davidson College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDavidson, NC
18.05%5,9821,08052748.80%
3University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Public, 4 or more yearsChapel Hill, NC
22.63%42,4659,6104,18243.52%
4Cabarrus College of Health Sciences
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsConcord, NC
27.65%170473268.09%
5Piedmont International University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinston-Salem, NC
28.64%4121187361.86%
6University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Public, 4 or more yearsWinston Salem, NC
28.91%1,53644423452.70%
7Wake Forest University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWinston-Salem, NC
29.60%12,5593,7171,36036.59%
8Carolinas College of Health Sciences
Public, 4 or more yearsCharlotte, NC
35.29%5118844.44%
9Mid-Atlantic Christian University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsElizabeth City, NC
41.50%2531055552.38%
10North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Public, 4 or more yearsRaleigh, NC
45.13%31,13014,0504,87334.68%