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 Why Choose UNCW Graduate School?

When choosing a graduate school, prospective students consider many factors including:

  • Academic excellence
  • Faculty reputations and availability
  • Mentoring and support of students' academic achievement
  • Proactive efforts to build a diverse university community
  • Location
  • Financial feasibility
  • Safe and attractive campus

The University of North Carolina Wilmington scores high marks in all of these criteria, making it a popular choice among serious students in a broad range of disciplines. The University's graduate programs embody the values of scholarly learning, diversity, global citizenship, and community engagement. UNCW offers the advantages of a research university combined with the sense of community often found in smaller colleges. The Graduate School at UNCW provides students numerous opportunities for advanced research and one-on-one interaction with professors. Students also enjoy a supportive environment that encourages them to pursue academic, professional, and personal accomplishment and excellence.

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