North Carolina Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Public Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 74 public colleges in North Carolina with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill leads the list by accepting 23% of high school students that applied.

List of North Carolina Public Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
School Acceptance Rate
N

Chapel Hill, NC

23%
N

Winston-Salem, NC

38%
W

Cullowhee, NC

40%
N

Durham, NC

47%
N

Raleigh, NC

47%
E

Elizabeth City, NC

59%
N

Greensboro, NC

61%
N

Wilmington, NC

61%
W

Winston-Salem, NC

65%
N

Charlotte, NC

67%
F

Fayetteville, NC

68%
A

Boone, NC

69%
N

Pembroke, NC

81%
E

Greenville, NC

82%
N

Greensboro, NC

84%
N

Asheville, NC

94%
t

Elizabeth City, NC

100%
S

Polkton, NC

100%
A

Asheville, NC

100%
B

Washington, NC

100%