Top Universities in North Carolina


This uniRank page features the 2017 North Carolina University Ranking of all officially recognized North Carolina higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate US higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of all North Carolina Universities based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

2017 North Carolina University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table

#University Town
1University of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel Hill
2Duke UniversityDurham
3North Carolina State UniversityRaleigh
4Wake Forest UniversityWinston Salem
5University of North Carolina at CharlotteCharlotte
6East Carolina UniversityGreenville
7Appalachian State UniversityBoone
8University of North Carolina at GreensboroGreensboro
9University of North Carolina WilmingtonWilmington
10Elon UniversityElon
11Davidson CollegeDavidson
12Western Carolina UniversityCullowhee ...
13North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State UniversityGreensboro
14University of North Carolina at AshevilleAsheville
15North Carolina Central UniversityDurham
16Campbell UniversityBuies Creek
17High Point UniversityHigh Point
18University of North Carolina at PembrokePembroke
19Fayetteville State UniversityFayetteville
20Montreat CollegeMontreat ...
21Guilford CollegeGreensboro
22Winston-Salem State UniversityWinston Salem
23Queens University of CharlotteCharlotte
24Meredith CollegeRaleigh
25Elizabeth City State UniversityElizabeth City
26North Carolina Wesleyan CollegeRocky Mount ...
27Warren Wilson CollegeSwannanoa
28Gardner-Webb UniversityBoiling Springs ...
29Pfeiffer UniversityMisenheimer
30University of North Carolina School of the ArtsWinston Salem
31Wingate UniversityWingate
32Johnson C. Smith UniversityCharlotte
33Catawba CollegeSalisbury
34Belmont Abbey CollegeBelmont
35Bennett CollegeGreensboro
36William Peace UniversityRaleigh
37Salem CollegeWinston Salem
38Brevard CollegeBrevard
39Methodist UniversityFayetteville
40Lenoir-Rhyne UniversityHickory
41Lees-McRae CollegeBanner Elk
42Mars Hill UniversityMars Hill
43St. Augustine's UniversityRaleigh
44Barton CollegeWilson
45Shaw UniversityRaleigh
46Chowan UniversityMurfreesboro
47University of Mount OliveMount Olive ...
48Livingstone CollegeSalisbury
49Greensboro CollegeGreensboro
50Piedmont International UniversityWinston Salem
51St Andrews UniversityLaurinburg
52Mid-Atlantic Christian UniversityElizabeth City
53John Wesley UniversityHigh Point ...
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