North Carolina Private Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment

List of Private Colleges by Enrollment

List of Private Colleges by Enrollment

Below is a ranking of the 46 private colleges in North Carolina with the largest enrollment of full and part time students. Duke University tops the list with a population of 16,606 students.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of North Carolina Private Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment
College Enrollment
D

16,606
W

8,401
E

6,991
C

6,448
W

3,689
G

3,598
M

3,208
L

2,700
Q

2,536
M

2,092
N

2,034
M

1,905
D

1,843
J

1,681
G

1,576
J

1,565
B

1,556
S

1,411
C

1,399
P

1,365