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North Carolina Colleges & Universities

All schools and programs listed below have been selected from CUnet’s network of participating schools.

North Carolina is an exciting place to earn a degree. In the past, North Carolina’s economy was reliant on tobacco and furniture, but the state’s economy is now powered by a diversity of industries, including engineering, biotechnology, and finance. Since 2008, North Carolina has been the fastest growing state in the United States, so it’s clearly an exciting time to attend North Carolina colleges & universities.

North Carolina degree programs can be pursued on a part-time or full-time basis. A variety of flexible scheduling options exist to accommodate the busy lifestyles of students. You can opt to take on-campus, online, evening or weekend courses depending on your schedule. When you have some downtime while pursuing a degree program in North Carolina, you can explore the coast’s windswept barrier islands or climb Mt. Mitchell, the highest point in the Eastern US.

In addition to its recreational opportunities, North Carolina boasts 15 metropolitan areas and an excellent business climate. Forbes Magazine chose North Carolina as the third best state for business. Learn how NC colleges & universities can help you launch a successful career in this thriving state. Check out the schools below.


Schools Offering Programs in NC
All schools and programs listed below have been selected from CUnet’s network of participating schools.


Empire Beauty Schools

Get started in a great career where you’ll enjoy the personal rewards of helping people look and feel their best. Empire Beauty Schools offers you that opportunity at any of our over 100 beauty schools in 21 states. Our hands-on educational approach to learning the latest trends and fundamentals for cosmetology is one of the reasons we are widely recognized across the country as one of the leaders in cosmetology education
Must be a High School graduate or planning to graduate by 2015.

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The Hair Design School

Style your own successful future at The Hair Design Schools, where you’ll learn the fundamentals of beauty, the latest trends and apply your skills and techniques in our on-site student salon. Our schools are conveniently located in New Jersey, North Carolina, and Tennessee.

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ECPI University

What sets ECPI University apart? Just ask the people who hire our graduates. Since 1966, more than 3,800 employers have looked to ECPI for talented professionals who are capable of entering the workplace and the doing the job right on the very first day. That’s because our curriculum is designed to meet the needs of today’s highly-specialized job market.

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Medical Careers Institute

ECPI University’s School of Health Science, Medical Careers Institute, understands the aspirations of people who want a direct route toward their healthcare career goal. Founded in 1966, ECPI has 45 years of experience providing career-focused degree programs to working adults and to high school graduates.

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Virginia College

Virginia College is a private institution of higher education committed to offering associate degrees, diploma courses, and baccalaureate degrees at its various campuses.
Virginia College accepts 2013 graduates and prior. Bachelor's Degree required for Master's programs. Virginia College Online does not accept inquiries from NE, AR, DC, PR, or NJ.

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