Average Tuition & Fees $16,743
Average Acceptance Rates 63.56 %
Total Student Population 1,080,762
Average Graduation Rates 47.77 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 13.73 to 1

North Carolina Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 177 colleges and universities in North Carolina State - 76 public and 101 private schools. By school level, there are 74 four(4) Years or high, 69 two(2) but less thant four(4) years, and 34 less than tow(2) years schools in North Carolina. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level in North Carolina.
North Carolina College Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)53
Private (for-profit)48
4 Year or High74
2-4 Year69
Less than 2 year34

2020 Average Key Statistics for North Carolina Colleges

The average acceptance rate for North Carolina colleges is 63.56% and the average graduation rate is 47.77% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 1,080,762 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended North Carolina colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 13.73 to 1.
Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in North Carolina.
[Chart] 2020 North Carolina Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for North Carolina colleges is 22.097826086957 %
Average Retention Rate for North Carolina colleges is 66.369426751592 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For North Carolina Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for North Carolina colleges are $11,964 for North Carolina residents and $16,743 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $12,479 for in-state students and $16,971 for out-of-state students.
North Carolina 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] North Carolina State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at North Carolina Colleges

North Carolina colleges and universities are offering 8,397 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at North Carolina State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate1,660281
One but less than two years certificate1,120103
Associate's Degree1,939330
Two but less than four years certificate50
Bachelor's Degree2,242194
Post Bachelor's Degree10229
Master's Degree917242
Post Master's Degree5716
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship30411
Doctor's degree - professional practice467
Doctor's degree - other50

Special Learning Opportunities at North Carolina State

In North Carolina, 1 colleges offer all programs online completely. 127 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 47 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 33 colleges have the ROTC programs and 63 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of North Carolina schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at North Carolina State
Online Completely1 out of 184 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes127 out of 184 Schools
Graduate Online Classes47 out of 184 Schools
ROTC33 out of 184 Schools
Weekend/Evening College98 out of 184 Schools
Teacher certificate56 out of 184 Schools
Study Abroad63 out of 184 Schools