Colleges in Charlotte, North Carolina

There are 35 Colleges in Charlotte, North Carolina, serving a population of 826,060 people in an area of 306 square miles. There is 1 College per 23,601 people, and 1 College per 8 square miles.

In North Carolina, Charlotte is ranked 88th of 959 cities in Colleges per capita, and 71st of 959 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Charlotte Colleges

Find Charlotte, North Carolina colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Brightwood College-Charlotte 6070 East Independence Boulevard Charlotte, NC

Brookstone College-Charlotte 10125 Berkeley Place Drive Charlotte, NC

Carolina School Of Broadcasting 3435 Performance Road Charlotte, NC

Carolinas College Of Health Sciences 1200 Blythe Boulevard Charlotte, NC

Central Piedmont Community College 1201 Elizabeth Avenue Charlotte, NC

Chamberlain University-North Carolina 2015 Ayrsley Town Boulevard Charlotte, NC

Charlotte Christian College And Theological Seminary 3117 Whiting Avenue Charlotte, NC

Charlotte School Of Law 201 South College Street Charlotte, NC

Devry University - Charlotte Campus 2015 Ayrsley Town Boulevard Charlotte, NC

Ecpi University - Charlotte Campus 4800 Airport Center Parkway Charlotte, NC

Empire Beauty School-Charlotte 4901 North Tryon Street Charlotte, NC

Empire Beauty School-Pineville 8700 Pineville-Matthews Road Charlotte, NC

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary - Charlotte Campus 14542 Choate Circle Charlotte, NC

ITT Technical Institute - Charlotte Campus 10926 David Taylor Drive Charlotte, NC

ITT Technical Institute - Charlotte Campus 4135 South Stream Boulevard Charlotte, NC

Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte 801 West Trade Street Charlotte, NC

Johnson C Smith University 100 Beatties Ford Road Charlotte, NC

King's College 322 Lamar Avenue Charlotte, NC

Mercy School Of Nursing 1200 Blythe Boulevard Charlotte, NC

Mercy School of Nursing 701 Forest Point Circle Charlotte, NC

New Life Theological Seminary 3117 Whiting Avenue Charlotte, NC

Pfeiffer University - Charlotte Campus 1515 Mockingbird Lane Charlotte, NC

Queens University Of Charlotte 1900 Selwyn Avenue Charlotte, NC

Regency Beauty Institute - Charlotte 9101 Kings Parade Boulevard Charlotte, NC

Regina's College of Beauty 2615 Freedom Drive Charlotte, NC

Southeastern Institute-Charlotte 5250 77 Center Drive Charlotte, NC

Strayer University - South Charlotte Campus 9101 Kings Parade Boulevard Charlotte, NC

The Art Institute Of Charlotte 2701 Water Ridge Parkway Charlotte, NC

The Art Institute of Charlotte 2110 Water Ridge Parkway Charlotte, NC

The Hair Design School-Charlotte 4901 North Tryon Street Charlotte, NC

Union Presbyterian Seminary - Charlotte Campus 5141 Sharon Road Charlotte, NC

University Of North Carolina At Charlotte 9201 University City Boulevard Charlotte, NC

University Of Phoenix-North Carolina 3800 Arco Corporate Drive Charlotte, NC

University of Phoenix - Charlotte Campus 3800 Arco Corporate Drive Charlotte, NC

Wingate University - Ballantyne Camups 13024 Ballantyne Corporate Place Charlotte, NC

About Charlotte Colleges

Charlotte Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Charlotte, NC. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Charlotte Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Charlotte College Statistics

Find Charlotte College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Charlotte College Enrollment
 CharlotteNorth Carolina
College/Grad School Enrollment61,549 (28.2%)701,820 (27.8%)
Charlotte Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 CharlotteNorth Carolina
Some College, No Degree110,048 (20.2%)1,468,899 (21.7%)
Associate's Degree40,730 (7.5%)627,997 (9.3%)
Bachelor's Degree154,050 (28.2%)1,303,604 (19.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree79,906 (14.6%)722,112 (10.6%)
Charlotte Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 CharlotteNorth Carolina
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher233,9562,025,716
Arts, Humanities & Others55,228 (23.6%)466,625 (23.0%)
Business61,990 (26.5%)410,009 (20.2%)
Education19,222 (8.2%)267,973 (13.2%)
Science & Engineering80,695 (34.5%)691,816 (34.2%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields16,821 (7.2%)189,293 (9.3%)