2007- 2008
Top Ten Undergraduate Degrees Awarded by Institution

Appalachian State University 1 Psychology, General 188
2 Elementary Education and Teaching 181
3 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 108
4 Business Administration and Management, General 107
5 Finance, General 94
6 Marketing/Marketing Management, General 88
7 English Language and Literature, General 79
8 Political Science and Government, General 79
9 Accounting 79
10 Advertising 77
East Carolina University 1 Elementary Education and Teaching 268
2 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 238
3 Broadcast Journalism 182
4 Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other 147
5 Psychology, General 135
6 Business Administration and Management, General 133
7 Family and Community Services 122
8 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 120
9 Marketing/Marketing Management, General 118
10 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 105
Elizabeth City State University 1 Business Administration and Management, General 72
2 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 40
3 Elementary Education and Teaching 30
4 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 28
5 Sociology 25
6 English Language and Literature, General 24
7 Social Work 22
8 Psychology, General 21
9 Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 20
10 Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 18
Fayetteville State University 1 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 99
2 Business Administration and Management, General 99
3 Psychology, General 92
4 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 86
5 Sociology 76
6 History, General 52
7 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 37
8 Elementary Education and Teaching 33
9 Accounting 32
10 Early Childhood Education and Teaching (NEW) 20
NC A&T State University 1 Psychology, General 107
2 Business Administration and Management, General 84
3 Mass Communication/ Media Studies 78
4 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 56
5 Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 50
6 Social Work 50
7 Graphic Design (NEW) 46
8 Marketing/Marketing Management, General 45
9 Accounting 44
10 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 37
North Carolina Central University 1 Business Administration and Management, General 106
2 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 81
3 Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 69
4 Psychology, General 61
5 Political Science and Government, General 57
6 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 46
7 Mass Communication/ Media Studies 39
8 History, General 38
9 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 37
10 Social Work 35
NC State University 1 Business Administration and Management, General 473
2 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 266
3 Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 250
4 Psychology, General 198
5 Political Science and Government, General 179
6 Mechanical Engineering 170
7 Accounting 145
8 Civil Engineering, General 139
9 Computer Science 130
10 Textile Sciences and Engineering 129
UNC Asheville 1 Psychology, General 97
2 English Language and Literature, General 56
3 Business Administration and Management, General 55
4 Environmental Studies (NEW) 54
5 Mass Communication/ Media Studies 45
6 History, General 38
7 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 37
8 Sociology 35
9 Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design (NEW) 32
10 Political Science and Government, General 30
UNC - Chapel Hill 1 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 398
2 Psychology, General 390
3 Business Administration and Management, General 358
4 Mass Communication/ Media Studies 354
5 Political Science and Government, General 254
6 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 220
7 Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 200
8 English Language and Literature, General 171
9 Health and Physical Education, General 171
10 Economics, General 165
UNC Charlotte 1 Psychology, General 263
2 Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 243
3 Elementary Education and Teaching 207
4 Finance, General 200
5 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 162
6 Marketing/Marketing Management, General 155
7 Accounting 145
8 Business Administration and Management, General 134
9 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 120
10 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 117
UNC Greensboro 1 Business Administration and Management, General 223
2 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 165
3 Elementary Education and Teaching 135
4 Psychology, General 126
5 English Language and Literature, General 114
6 Speech and Rhetorical Studies 89
7 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 87
8 Kinesiology and Exercise Science 84
9 Sociology 73
10 Fine/Studio Arts, General 67
UNC Pembroke 1 Business Administration and Management, General 69
2 Sociology 55
3 Elementary Education and Teaching 53
4 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 53
5 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 49
6 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 47
7 Mass Communication/ Media Studies 46
8 Social Work 37
9 Psychology, General 34
10 Health and Physical Education, General 32
UNC Wilmington 1 Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 189
2 Elementary Education and Teaching 180
3 Business Administration and Management, General 173
4 Psychology, General 167
5 Marketing/Marketing Management, General 148
6 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 139
7 Finance, General 103
8 Accounting 102
9 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 97
10 English Language and Literature, General 96
UNC School of the Arts 1 Cinematography and Film/Video Production 42
2 Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 27
3 Music Performance, General 22
4 Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 18
5 Dance, General 10
Western Carolina University 1 Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 159
2 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 113
3 Elementary Education and Teaching 86
4 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 81
5 Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 66
6 Business Administration and Management, General 63
7 Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 62
8 Psychology, General 48
9 Engineering Technology, General 37
10 Fine/Studio Arts, General 35
Winston-Salem State University 1 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 378
2 Business Administration and Management, General 70
3 General Studies 56
4 Psychology, General 44
5 Sociology 38
6 Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor 35
7 Kinesiology and Exercise Science 29
8 Political Science and Government, General 20
9 Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 19
10 Elementary Education and Teaching 17
All UNC 1 Business Administration and Management, General 2,219
2 Psychology, General 1,971
3 Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 1,585
4 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 1,426
5 Elementary Education and Teaching 1,332
6 Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1,047
7 Political Science and Government, General 974
8 English Language and Literature, General 873
9 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 842
10 History, General 744

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