|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
|Dormitory capacity||4,147 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of North Carolina Wilmington is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 10,443 applications and 7,493 students were granted admission. University of North Carolina Wilmington is at the #70 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 74% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 34% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1130 to 1260|
|ACT||22 to 26|
University of North Carolina Wilmington charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $18,325 and in-state students paid $4,356.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 71% of University of North Carolina Wilmington's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 23% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,383 (which is 1.1% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of North Carolina Wilmington in 2016-2017, was 1,026, which is 51% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,558 (which is 4.8% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of North Carolina Wilmington has enrolled a total of 15,740 students (12,786 students full-time and 2,954 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 15,740 students, 1,987 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 37% men and 63% women and 13,914 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,826 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 2,051 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 6%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of North Carolina Wilmington.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||22%||982||0|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||10%||456|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||7%||294|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||4%||182|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||2%||98||0|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||42|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of North Carolina Wilmington full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of North Carolina Wilmington graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,700. Last year, out of the total 3,132 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,913 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,169 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,852 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|