UNCGNews

News Items from UNC Greensboro

UNC Greensboro was recently named a 2020 Best Military-Friendly Online College by OnlineU.  UNCG ranks No. 2 in the state and No. 48 nationally for its dedication to serving the unique needs of military service members, veterans, and their families through online education.  “UNCG’s online program has always been popular with our military-affiliated students, particularly […]

It’s rankings season once again, and UNC Greensboro continues to be recognized in national ranking lists for excellence, access, and affordability.  Last week, UNCG was ranked No. 1 in social mobility in North Carolina for the second consecutive year by U.S. News & World Report. UNCG moved up four spots in the national social mobility rankings, […]

For the third consecutive year, UNC Greensboro has received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.  The national honor recognizes U.S. colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion. UNCG is among 89 institutions across the […]

For the 22nd consecutive year, UNC Greensboro has been recognized as one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduates in the Princeton Review’s “Best 386 Colleges” guide. UNCG is one of five UNC System institutions to be included in the guide. The University is also recognized in the “2021 Best Colleges: Region by Region” web […]

The UNC System has released its annual updates for each constituent university on their performance metrics for meeting Strategic Plan goals. The new data, available on the UNC System website, demonstrates that the UNC System is on a steady track to attain its five-year Strategic Plan goals, with student success far exceeding the national average. […]

UNC Greensboro ranks No. 2 in Study.com’s list of the Best Online Colleges in North Carolina. The COVID-19 pandemic emphasizes students’ needs for alternative ways to continue their education. Study.com applauded UNCG for already having excellent online accommodations in place to offer students an easier adjustment. Data from the U.S. Dept. of Education was used […]

UNC Greensboro’s graduate programs have been recognized in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 Best Graduate Schools rankings. Several programs across academic disciplines rank in the top 50 of their respective categories. UNCG’s graduate programs in Counseling and Educational Development (CED) continue to receive high marks, jumping from No. 6 last year and ranking […]

UNC Greensboro has been recognized as one of the top universities in the nation for affordable online graduate degree programs. UNCG ranks No. 1 in North Carolina and No. 7 in the United States in the Master’s Programs Guide “10 Most Affordable Online Graduate Schools” list. The rankings were compiled using five data points: graduation […]