University of North Carolina Wilmington

Wilmington, NC
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University of North Carolina Wilmington Review

Wilmington, NC, 601 South College Road
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture B+
Facilities A+
Activities and Groups A-
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Excellent

University of North Carolina Wilmington is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 14,918 students and offering 96 degrees in Wilmington, NC.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of North Carolina Wilmington.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
848 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
13
Biology Teacher Education
2
Chemistry Teacher Education
0
Creative Writing
33
27
Education
61
Education/teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
17
Educational/instructional Technology
9
1
Educational Leadership and Administration
11
11
Elementary Education and Teaching
143
English Language and Literature
83
11
English/language Arts Teacher Education
5
French Language and Literature
19
French Language Teacher Education
1
German Language and Literature
2
Health and Physical Education/fitness
14
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
15
Kindergarten/preschool Education and Teaching
10
Liberal Arts
15
Mathematics Teacher Education
9
Music Teacher Education
4
Reading Teacher Education
1
Spanish Language and Literature
38
10
0
Spanish Language Teacher Education
1
Special Education and Teaching
26
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
193
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
63
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
683 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
62
Business Administration and Management
581
22
Economics
18
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
662 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
28
Community Organization and Advocacy
1
History
49
9
International/global Studies
44
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
10
Philosophy and Religious Studies
19
Political Science
64
Psychology
221
36
Public Administration
24
Social Work
95
18
Sociology
36
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Mathematics and Science
493 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
180
5
Chemistry
54
28
Geography
10
1
Geology/earth Science
10
13
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
95
9
1
Mathematics
35
11
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
13
10
Physics
9
Statistics
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Healthcare
438 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
10
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
21
4
Gerontology
3
1
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
42
8
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
96
Public Health Education and Promotion
39
Registered Nurse
163
Therapeutic Recreation/recreational Therapy
51
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Art and Design
162 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Cinematography and Film/video Production
91
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
35
Fine Arts
25
Music
10
Music Performance
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Engineering
118 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Science
77
Environmental Studies
21
20
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Legal and Law
107 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminology
107
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Computer Technology
71 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
7
Computer Science
59
Information Technology
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Hospitality
44 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
44
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Agriculture
5 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of North Carolina Wilmington.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Chemistry
Education
Educational/instructional Technology
Elementary Education and Teaching
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
History
Registered Nurse
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized institution accreditations:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
BS- Business Management - Accounting, Class of 2013

Instructors with experience in the related field of study, career fairs, interviews with hiring companies, resume building, linkedin assistance, business networking through the school

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business , Class of 2014

Business fraternity Career center Study abroad pushing/encouragement

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Social work, Class of 1995

Couldn't get a job in my gield

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Management Information Systems, Class of 2002

UNCW did have an excellent mentoring program with leaders in the business world

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminology, Class of 2015

Opportunities for explorations beyond the classroom/internships

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
BS- Business Management - Accounting, Class of 2013

It seemed as though most students were focused on their studies, however, many had not yet entered the work force, nor seemed quick to until receiving their degrees.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business , Class of 2014

Not as diverse, but more willing to experience new things More green

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Environmental Science, Class of 2012

Partiers, naive, spolied rich kids

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Management Information Systems, Class of 2002

Cultural diversity was very broad

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
BS- Business Management - Accounting, Class of 2013

All the facilities were usually up to date, and are renovated as often as necessary to stay relevant and competitive.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business , Class of 2014

Pretty clean and welcoming Need more food options Need More computer labs, but the quality of them is great

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Management Information Systems, Class of 2002

They were all state of the art

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 7 Reviews
Alumni
BS- Business Management - Accounting, Class of 2013

I was aware of the sororities and fraternities that applied to academic success. I saw few groups that focused on any other activities than educational.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business , Class of 2014

Team sports Degree oriented fraternity

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminology, Class of 2015

Most unique- ukelele club or surfing or sailing popular- rugby/basketball/hockey

Rated January 2016
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