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University of North Carolina at Charlotte Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Charlotte, NC

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics and Statistics, Other
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Meteorology
  • Music, General
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Systems Engineering
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Computer and information sciences, Engineering, Health professions and related sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
1,144
Part-Time Faculty
493
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
59%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 10% of classes
10-19 students: 19% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 11% of classes
50-99 students: 17% of classes
Over 100 students: 7% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 27% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 36% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 19% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 10% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
2,030,917
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1600
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Arts, Master of Social Work, Professional Science Master's, Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Master of Health Administration, Master of Architecture II, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Urban Design, Master of Architecture I, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • English
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Gender Studies
  • Gerontology
  • Health Psychology
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Optical Sciences
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Policy
  • Sociology
  • Systems Engineering
  • Technical Writing
  • Women's Studies
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Gender Studies
  • Gerontology
  • Health Psychology
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Optical Sciences
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Policy
  • Systems Engineering
  • Women's Studies

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