University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
College

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greensboro, NC4 year degree
$22,409
Out-of-state tuition
78%
Acceptance rate

About University of North Carolina at Greensboro

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG or UNC Greensboro) is a public research university in Greensboro, North Carolina. It is part of the University of North Carolina system. UNCG, like all members of the UNC system, is a stand-alone university and awards its own degrees. UNCG is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, specialist and doctoral degrees. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".The university offers more than 100 undergraduate, 61 master's and 26 doctoral programs. The university's academic schools and programs include the College of Arts & Sciences, the Joseph M. Bryan School of Business & Economics, the School of Education, the School of Health and Human Sciences, the Joint School of Nanoscience & Nanoengineering (one of the first such schools in the nation), the School of Visual and Performing Arts, the School of Nursing, Continual Learning, Graduate School, Warren Ashby Residential College and Lloyd International Honors College. The university is also home to the Weatherspoon Art Museum, which features one of the largest collections of modern American art in the country.

Highlights

  • Offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
  • 15,988 students
  • 0.18 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available
  • www.uncg.edu

Notable programs at University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Fine Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Fine Arts, Biology, Accounting, Finance, International Business, Management Information Systems, Mass Communication and Media Studies, and Computer Science.

Acceptance Rates

78%
Acceptance Rate in 2017
1114
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

6,634 students out of 8,501 applicants were accepted into University of North Carolina at Greensboro. They had an average SAT score of 1114. 56% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 47% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

$22,409
Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
$7,250
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at University of North Carolina at Greensboro was $22,409, while for in-state students it was $7,250. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $28,768.

The average financial aid at University of North Carolina at Greensboro is $7,050. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $15,359 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Family Income Level

Average Discount

61%
Of undergrads receive grants
60%
Of undergrads receive federal loans

61% of undergraduate students at University of North Carolina at Greensboro received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at University of North Carolina at Greensboro

$10,183
Room & board
$1,000
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at University of North Carolina at Greensboro was of $10,183 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000.

Diversity at University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017