University of North Carolina at Charlotte Graduate Schools

University of North Carolina at Charlotte (referred to as UNC Charlotte) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlotte, NC. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Charlotte is $7,430 for North Carolina residents and $20,864 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,323 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 29,710 including undergraduate students.

University of North Carolina at Charlotte Graduate School Overview

University of North Carolina at Charlotte (referred to as UNC Charlotte) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlotte, NC. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of North Carolina at Charlotte is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1957 - Current[Estimated Date]).
University of North Carolina at CharlotteDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of North Carolina at Charlotte (referred to as UNC Charlotte)
Address9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223-0001
Phone704-687-2000
Webhttps://www.uncc.edu
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.uncc.edu/admissions/apply-now
Financial Infohttps://ninercentral.uncc.edu/financial-aid/aid-basics
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Charlotte is $7,430 for North Carolina residents and $20,864 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,323 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 29,710 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 97 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 13 programs are available online classes.
UNC Charlotte Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$20,864
$7,430 for North Carolina Residents
Student Population5,323
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs97 graduate programs
(13 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Charlotte is $7,430 for North Carolina residents and $20,864 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $413 for North Carolina residents and $1,159 for out-of-state students. University of North Carolina at Charlotte offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
UNC Charlotte 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
North Carolina Residents$7,430
Out-of-State$20,864
Tuition per Credit Hour
North Carolina Residents$413
Out-of-State$1,159
University of North Carolina at Charlotte offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On University of North Carolina at Charlotte campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at UNC Charlotte
Distance Learning (Online Classes)13 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

University of North Carolina at Charlotte 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of North Carolina at Charlotte is $7,430 for North Carolina residents and $20,864 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.25% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Charlotte
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$4,128$2,904$16,799$2,904
2016-2017$4,252$3,026$17,423$3,026
2017-2018$4,337$3,020$17,771$3,020
2018-2019$4,337$3,041$17,771$3,041
2019-2020$4,337$3,093$17,771$3,093
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $17,192 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of North Carolina at Charlotte. On-campus living costs are increased by 8.16% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,953. Off-campus living costs are increased by 7.42% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$10,899$2,074$10,676$3,063
2016-2017$11,940$3,207$9,823$3,496
2017-2018$12,408$3,207$9,893$3,496
2018-2019$12,432$3,159$10,433$3,487
2019-2020$13,224$3,640$10,985$3,968
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $413 for North Carolina residents and $1,159 for other students at University of North Carolina at Charlotte. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 0.26% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of North Carolina at Charlotte
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$384$1,088
2016-2017$404$1,136
2017-2018$409$1,155
2018-2019$410$1,156
2019-2020$413$1,159

Graduate Programs at UNC Charlotte

University of North Carolina at Charlotte offers 94 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,936 students have completed their study at University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Offered Degrees at University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree64121,570
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship200143
Doctor's degree - other206
Post Bachelor's Degree52217
Post Master's Degree300
Total94141,936

University of North Carolina at Charlotte offers 94 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,936 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,570 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 217 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 37 completers-
Architecture25$48,900
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning12-
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 13 completers-
African Studies0-
Latin American Studies13-
Communication and Journalism [+] 7 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 350 completers$71,500
Computer and Information Sciences0$71,500
Information Technology99-
Computer Science243-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance8-
Education [+] (16 completers) 228 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction21-
Educational Leadership and Administration36$50,500
Urban Education and Leadership0-
Educational/Instructional Technology9-
Special Education and Teaching3-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services45$39,500
Elementary Education and Teaching11-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching13-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)69-
Reading Teacher Education18-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor3-
Engineering [+] 123 completers-
Engineering4-
Civil Engineering13-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering61-
Mechanical Engineering45-
Engineering (other)0-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 67 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician9-
Engineering/Industrial Management38-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields (other)20-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 4 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature4-
English Language And Literature [+] 28 completers$42,700
English Language and Literature28$42,700
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 5 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Bioinformatics7-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 58 completers-
Mathematics11-
Financial Mathematics47-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 5 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology5-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 11 completers-
Philosophy0-
Ethics6-
Religion/Religious Studies5-
Physical Sciences [+] 29 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry5-
Geology/Earth Science14-
Physics4-
Optics/Optical Sciences6-
Psychology [+] 7 completers-
Psychology4-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology3-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 9 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies9-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 105 completers-
0-
Public Administration26$45,700
Social Work79$40,500
Social Sciences [+] 39 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology5-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics19-
Geography9-
Sociology6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (4 completers) 167 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management24$53,500
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist0-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Public Health22-
Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist15-
Medical Informatics25-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)81-
Business [+] 245 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management98$82,600
Accounting68$55,700
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)57-
Real Estate22-
History [+] 13 completers-
History13-
Total1,570
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 42 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction13-
Educational Leadership and Administration13-
Educational Evaluation and Research0-
Special Education and Teaching6-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services10-
Engineering [+] 27 completers-
Engineering0-
Civil Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering11-
Mechanical Engineering16-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Bioinformatics2-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 8 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)8-
Physical Sciences [+] 15 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Optics/Optical Sciences14-
Physical Sciences (other)1-
Psychology [+] 6 completers-
Psychology0-
Health/Medical Psychology6-
Human Services [+] 5 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis5-
Social Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geography4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health3-
Business [+] 3 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management3-
Total143
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Nursing Practice6-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Total6
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 214 completers-
Educational/Instructional Technology30-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)161-
Mathematics Teacher Education23-
English Language And Literature [+] 2 completers-
English Language and Literature2-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Public Administration1-
Total217
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0$50,900
Education (other)0$38,000
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at UNC Charlotte

For academic year 2019-2020, total 5,323 students enrolled into University of North Carolina at Charlotte graduate schools where it has total 29,710 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 2,564 full-time and 2,759 part-time students. By gender, 2,293 male and 3,030 female students are attending University of North Carolina at Charlotte graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,3232,2933,030
Full-time2,5641,2031,361
Part-tme2,7591,0901,669
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
There are 2,465 White (46.31%), 728 Black/African American (13.68%), 275 Hispanic (5.17%), 219 Asian (4.11%), and 1,636 students with other races. 1,422 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of North Carolina at Charlotte
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,3232,2933,030
American Indian/Native American716
Asian219113106
Black/African American728178550
Hispanic275103172
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander211
White2,4659631,502
Two More1114170
Un-Known943955
Non-resident Alien1,422854568
University of North Carolina at Charlotte offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 726 graduate students (13.64% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 689 graduate students (12.94% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Number of Students
Total5,323
Enrolled Online Exclusively726
Enrolled Some Online Courses689
Not in Online Courses3,908
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of North Carolina at Charlotte. 1,480 students are aged 20 to 24 (27.80% of total students), 274 students are aged above 50 (5.15%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of North Carolina at Charlotte
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,3232,2933,030
Age 20-211225765
Age 22-241,358602756
Age 25-291,699754945
Age 30-34836383453
Age 35-39494225269
Age 40-49540177363
Age 50-6426289173
Over 641266

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