University of North Carolina Wilmington News

Analysis: Wake Forest University athletes No. 1 in North Carolina for economic impact

Wake Forest University sports programs brought in $170,039 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in North Carolina that year, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

UNC-Chapel Hill has most student athletes in North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

State institution: These 4-year North Carolina schools attract the most in-state students

Cabarrus College of Health Sciences, Carolina Christian College and Carolina College of Biblical Studies enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

These 4-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in North Carolina

Duke University, Davidson College and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have the best 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in North Carolina, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

State institution: These 4-year North Carolina schools attract the fewest in-state students

Chamberlain University-North Carolina, Grace College of Divinity and Duke University enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

67 percent of applicants to University of North Carolina Wilmington were admitted for fall 2017

At University of North Carolina Wilmington, 82 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 62 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at University of North Carolina Wilmington

In-state tuition and fees rose 0.7 percent for 2017-18 at University of North Carolina Wilmington, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 4,089 degrees, certificates from University of North Carolina Wilmington

About 19.9 percent of the 4,089 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of North Carolina Wilmington in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular progra

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