Why UNC Greensboro?

Rankings and Recognition

UNC Greensboro is one of three UNC system schools with a chapter of the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society and is nationally recognized for its outstanding academic programs:

Best Colleges, U.S. News and World Report, 2021

Best Online Bachelor's Programs, U.S. News and World Report, 2021

Best Online Bachelor’s in Business Programs, U.S. News and World Report, 2021

Best 386 Colleges, The Princeton Review, 2021

#1 in N.C. for Social Mobility, U.S. News and World Report, 2021

One of the Original UNC Schools

We have a proud history of academic excellence. Founded in 1891, UNC Greensboro is one of the three original schools in the UNC system. Today we're part of the 17-campus UNC system — nationally ranked and globally recognized.

Professors Who Know the Workplace

In addition to being skilled educators, our online professors have deep and relevant connections to the workplace. Each is recognized in his or her field, bringing research and industry knowledge to make every course more focused on real-world success. Our faculty is engaged with the community both locally and beyond, allowing professors to provide valuable insights to career-focused students.

Career & Professional Services

Our Career & Professional Development Center offers a wide range of professional support that will enable you to explore your options, follow your passion, make informed decisions, and market yourself in today's competitive global workforce.

By making valuable resources available for undergraduate paths, the Career & Professional Development Center allows students to start preparing for the job marketplace from the first day of classes. From training on presentations and communication to industry employer research, our career support continues through successful job placement.

Accreditation

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