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7.8 percent of University of North Carolina at Asheville students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 7.8 percentage of University of North Carolina at Asheville students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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.

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.

80 percent of applicants to University of North Carolina at Asheville were admitted for fall 2017

At University of North Carolina at Asheville, 81 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 57 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 at Asheville

In-state tuition and fees rose 2.4 percent for 2017-18 at University of North Carolina at Asheville, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 777 degrees from University of North Carolina at Asheville

About 14.8 percent of the 777 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of North Carolina at Asheville in 2016-17 were to students in Visual and Performing Arts programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the late

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