University of North Carolina at Greensboro

1400 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC 27402-6170

School Details

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro was established by legislative enactment in 1891. It was known first as the State Normal and Industrial School and only admitted women. From 1932 to 1963 the university was one of the three branches of the Consolidated University of North Carolina. In 1962, the Board of Trustees recommended that the Greensboro campus become coeducational at all levels of instruction. Subsequently, by act of the General Assembly in the spring of 1963, the name of the institution was changed to The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Today, UNCG takes pride in being a learner-centered public research university conferring degrees from the following colleges and schools:

  • Bryan School of Business and Economics
  • College of Arts & Sciences
  • College of Visual & Performing Arts
  • Joint School of Nanoscience & Nanoengineering
  • Lloyd International Honors College
  • School of Education
  • School of Health & Human Sciences
  • School of Nursing

Degree programs include bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees, in addition to professional certificates. The Division of Continual Learning is the central hub for online courses and programs that lead to bachelor’s degrees in various subjects.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

School Overview

  • Sector Of Institution:
    Public, 4-year or above
  • Religious Affiliation:
    Not applicable
  • Highest Level Of Offering:
    Doctor's degree
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