Colleges and Universities

There are numerous well-respected colleges and universities in the Charlotte area.  Between them all, we have access to private, public, residential, commuter, 2-year, 4-year, and graduate programs.  Additionally, the North Carolina University system has a well known reputation, with Universities spread across the entire state.

The Art Institute of CharlotteThree Lake Pointe Plaza2110 Water Ridge ParkwayCharlotte, NC 28217


2-year private art institute

McColl School of Business at Queens University1900 Selwyn AvenueCharlotte, NC 28274704-337-2525

undergraduate and graduate business

Barber-Scotia College145 Cabarrus Ave. WestConcord, NC 28025704-789-2900

4-year private liberal arts

Montreat College School of Professionaland Adult Studies5200 77 Center Drive, Suite 100Charlotte, NC 28217


2-year and 4-year business

Belmont Abbey College100 Belmont-Mt. Holly RoadBelmont, NC 28012888-222-0110

4-year private liberal arts

Pfeiffer University at Charlotte4701 Park RoadCharlotte, NC 28209704-521-9116

4-year and graduate private liberal arts

Brookstone College of Business10125 Berkely Place DriveCharlotte, NC 28262704-547-8600

private business school

Queens University of Charlotte1900 Selwyn AvenueCharlotte, NC 28274704-337-2200

4-year and graduate private liberal arts

Carolinas College of Health Sciences1200 Blythe Blvd.Charlotte, NC 28203704-355-5043

2-year health sciences

Rowan-Cabarrus Community CollegeSouth Campus1531 Trinity Church RoadConcord, NC 28027


2 year public community college

Central Piedmont Community College1201 Elizabeth AvenueCharlotte, NC 28204704-330-2722

2 year public community college

South Piedmont Community College4201 Old Charlotte HighwayMonroe, NC 28110704-290-5100

2-year public community college

Charlotte School of Law1211 E. Morehead StreetCharlotte, NC 28204704-337-2688

law school

UNC Charlotte9201 University City Blvd.Charlotte, NC 28223704-687-2000

4-year and graduate public liberal arts,

business, engineering and architecture

Davidson CollegeNorth Main StreetDavidson, NC 28035704-894-2000

4-year private liberal arts

USC Lancaster476 Hubbard DriveLancaster, SC 29721803-313-7000

2-year community college

Gardner-Webb University110 Main StreetBoiling Springs, NC 28017704-406-4000

4-year private liberal arts

Wake Forest UniversityBabcock School of Management6805 Morrison Blvd., Suite 150Charlotte, NC 28211


2-year evening business program

Gaston College201 Highway 321 S.Dallas, NC 29034704-922-6200

2-year public community college

Wingate University313 Wilson StreetWingate, NC 28174704-233-8000

4-year and graduate private liberal arts

Johnson C. Smith University100 Beatties Ford RoadCharlotte, NC 28216704-378-1000

4-year private liberal arts

Winthrop University701 Oakland AvenueRock Hill, SC 29733803-323-2211

4-year and graduate public liberal arts

Johnson & Wales University801 W. Trade StreetCharlotte, NC 28202866-598-2427

4-year private career university

York Technical College452 S. Anderson RoadRock Hill, SC 29730803-327-8000

2-year public technical college

Kings College322 Lamar AvenueCharlotte, NC 28204704-372-0266

2-year private career college