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2024 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina

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  1. #1 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    Duke University

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    4 Year,

    DURHAM, NC,

    1205 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Overall I highly recommend Duke University as an Undergraduate university because the sense of community is unbeatable and the professors are willing and able to help their students prosper. The...One thing I would like to change about Duke University is the dorm situation. I think some dorms need to be remodeled. While many dorms are in the process of being remodeled and upgraded, it seems....

    Read 1205 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 6%,

    Net Price: $27,297,

    SAT Range: 1470-1570,

  2. #2 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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    4 Year,

    CHAPEL HILL, NC,

    2659 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Overall, I love my school. It is the definition of a work hard, play hard school. I've enjoyed all of my classes. Some have been incredibly challenging, but all have been valuable. I have met....

    Read 2659 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 20%,

    Net Price: $11,508,

    SAT Range: 1140-1380,

  3. #3 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    Wake Forest University

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    4 Year,

    WINSTON-SALEM, NC,

    869 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience at Wake Forest is something I would never go back and change. As a student who studied Environment and Sustainability Studies and Spanish, I had a very positive academic experience. I....

    Read 869 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 25%,

    Net Price: $24,643,

  4. #5 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    University of North Carolina - Greensboro

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    4 Year,

    GREENSBORO, NC,

    3211 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says It has been an incredible time to be at UNCG for my first year. Everything about my experience has been a tribute to the beauty of this community, from the real kindness of teachers and fellow....

    Read 3211 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $9,950,

    SAT Range: 1020-1260,

  5. #6 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    Appalachian State University

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    4 Year,

    BOONE, NC,

    2809 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience with Appalachian State University has been quite positive overall.One of the standout features of App State University is its commitment to academic excellence. The university offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs across various disciplines,...While my experience at Appalachian State University was largely positive, there are always areas for improvemen. One aspect that could be improved at the university is diversity and inclusion....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 85%,

    Net Price: $12,735,

    SAT Range: 1130-1300,

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  7. #11 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    North Carolina A&T State University

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    4 Year,

    GREENSBORO, NC,

    3130 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Attending North Carolina, A&T State University (NC A&T) has been a transformative and enriching experience, leaving an indelible mark on my personal and academic journey. As a student at this...One of the standout features of NC A&T is its strong commitment to academic excellence. The challenging curriculum has pushed me to expand my intellectual horizons and develop critical thinking...As an HBCU, NC A&T has been instrumental in fostering a sense of identity and pride in my cultural heritage. The university's commitment to preserving and celebrating African American history and... I am grateful for the memories, friendships, and invaluable experiences that will undoubtedly leave a lasting impact on my personal and professional journey. Aggie Pride!.

    Read 3130 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $9,145,

    SAT Range: 990-1170,

  8. #14 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    Meredith College

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    4 Year,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    762 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Meredith College stands out as an exceptional institution that provides a top-notch education combined with a supportive and empowering environment. The academic programs are rigorous and engaging,....

    Read 762 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $21,717,

    SAT Range: 1060-1230,

  9. #15 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    North Carolina Central University

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    4 Year,

    DURHAM, NC,

    1107 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience attending North Carolina Central University has been undeniably positive. From the initial tours and orientation to my active engagement as a student on campus, I've found myself deeply...College, as they say, is what you make of it, and I am proud of the strides I've taken amidst the challenges that inevitably arise. While my journey has been largely fulfilling, it hasn't been...In summary, while my journey may have had its challenges, my time at North Carolina Central University has been characterized by growth, resilience, and a commitment to excellence..

    Read 1107 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 76%,

    Net Price: $14,496,

    SAT Range: 930-1150,

  10. #16 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    Pfeiffer University

    4 Year,

    MISENHEIMER, NC,

    278 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Pfeiffer University has become a campus where I can truthfully call home. As a freshman at Pfeiffer, it means a lot when I can attend a school that has professors who care about our time and....

    Read 278 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $19,198,

    SAT Range: 940-1130,

  11. #17 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    University of North Carolina - Wilmington

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    4 Year,

    WILMINGTON, NC,

    2005 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I LOVED my time at UNCW. I graduated last semester and was so sad to leave. I loved it so much that I am back on campus taking a course for my graduate school prerequisites. The campus is very....

    Read 2005 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 68%,

    Net Price: $18,792,

    SAT Range: 1210-1330,

  12. #20 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    Queens University of Charlotte

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    4 Year,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    615 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Other says During my time at Queens University of Charlotte, I found the vibrant campus community and personalized attention from professors particularly rewarding. The small class sizes allowed for meaningful....

    Read 615 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 69%,

    Net Price: $29,810,

    SAT Range: 1060-1230,

  13. #21 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    University of North Carolina at Pembroke

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    4 Year,

    PEMBROKE, NC,

    1224 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Other says My time at UNC Pembroke has been a transformative journey filled with diverse perspectives and a strong sense of community. The campus environment has been welcoming, fostering meaningful connections...While my experience has been positive, I believe there is room for improvement in technological resources on campus. Upgrading technology infrastructure and providing more access to modern tools....

    Read 1224 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 92%,

    Net Price: $11,022,

    SAT Range: 890-1140,

  14. #23 Best Value Colleges in North Carolina.

    Gardner-Webb University

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    4 Year,

    BOILING SPRINGS, NC,

    794 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Overall I have loved attending Gardner-Webb University. Because it's a smaller school, you are treated like a person and not just a number. From the admissions process to classes to groups/clubs,....

    Read 794 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $20,296,

    SAT Range: 960-1190,

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