Logo-stateuniv-h55

About This Data

StateUniversity.com – U.S. University Directory » State University List

College Rankings

Top Ranked Universities in North Carolina - Highest Total Enrollment


How do we rank these schools? Learn more about our college ranking system.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists. To find information about a school not listed below, try our site search at the bottom of this page.

Top Ranked Universities in North Carolina - Highest Total Enrollment

Rank in North Carolina Total Enrollment
2015 2014 School Name 2015 2014
1 1 North Carolina State University at Raleigh 34,009 34,340 (1.0%)
2 2 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 29,127 29,278 (0.5%)
3 3 East Carolina University 26,887 26,947 (0.2%)
4 4 University of North Carolina at Charlotte 26,571 26,232 (1.3%)
5 6 Central Piedmont Community College 20,198 19,498 (3.6%)
6 5 Wake Technical Community College 19,160 20,440 (6.3%)
7 7 University of North Carolina at Greensboro 18,074 18,516 (2.4%)
8 8 Appalachian State University 17,838 17,589 (1.4%)
9 9 Duke University 15,467 15,386 (0.5%)
10 11 University of North Carolina Wilmington 13,937 13,733 (1.5%)
11 10 Guilford Technical Community College 13,656 14,793 (7.7%)
12 12 Fayetteville Technical Community College 12,398 12,584 (1.5%)
13 13 North Carolina A & T State University 10,561 10,636 (0.7%)
14 14 Western Carolina University 10,107 9,608 (5.2%)
15 15 Forsyth Technical Community College 9,528 9,253 (3.0%)
16 16 Cape Fear Community College 9,246 9,154 (1.0%)
17 18 Pitt Community College 8,902 8,422 (5.7%)
18 17 North Carolina Central University 8,093 8,604 (5.9%)
19 19 Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College 8,092 8,078 (0.2%)
20 20 Wake Forest University 7,602 7,432 (2.3%)

Citing or Copying this material

You may copy and redistribute this list, both commercially and non-commercialy, so long as it is passed along unchanged, with credit to StateUniversity.com (either in the form of a hyperlink or a printed URL).
For more information, please see the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 United States License at the Creative Commons website.