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The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Charlotte, NC

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Overview

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte / College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is located in Charlotte, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Arts (MA)
(Graduate Certificate)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 178
Doctoral Degrees 46
Other Advanced Degrees 32

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

804
Applied
423
Accepted
239
Enrolled
53%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree, or its U.S. equivalent, from regionally-accredited college or university; minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on all previous work beyond high school; statement of purpose (essay); at least three recommendation forms
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree (or its U.S. equivalent) from regionally-accredited college or university; minimum overall GPA of 3.5 in master's degree program
Additional Entrance Requirements Bachelor's degree from regionally-accredited university; minimum GPA of 2.75 on all post-secondary work attempted; transcripts; personal statement outlining why the applicant seeks admission to the program

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

801
Total Graduate Students
43%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
56%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.87%
Black or African American 8.86%
White or Caucasian 61%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.25%
Asian 2.75%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.25%
Unknown 0.87%

Gender

Male (38%)
Female (61%)

Faculty

380
Total faculty
Full-time - 369
Part-time - 11
Male (214)
Female (166)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
8,033,416

Location & Contact

Address 9201 University City Boulevard
Charlotte, NC  28223-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Nancy A. Gutierrez
Dean
Email: ngutierr@uncc.edu
Phone: 704-687-0081