2011- 2012

Top Ten Undergraduate Degrees Awarded by Institution

Appalachian State University 1 Psychology, General 255
2 Elementary Education and Teaching 246
3 Business Administration and Management, General 167
4 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 151
5 Kinesiology and Exercise Science 122
6 Political Science and Government, General 90
7 Accounting 90
8 Marketing/Marketing Management, General 88
9 Construction Management 84
10 Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 83
East Carolina University 1 Speech Communication and Rhetoric 303
2 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 284
3 Elementary Education and Teaching 262
4 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 188
5 Business Administration and Management, General 182
6 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 148
7 Psychology, General 145
8 Finance, General 139
9 Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other 135
10 Industrial Technology/Technician 128
Elizabeth City State University 1 Business Administration and Management, General 66
2 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 51
3 Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 32
4 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 30
5 Sociology 28
6 Social Work 27
7 English Language and Literature, General 25
8 Elementary Education and Teaching 20
9 Psychology, General 18
10 Accounting 17
Fayetteville State University 1 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 157
2 Psychology, General 154
3 Business Administration and Management, General 136
4 Sociology 117
5 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 43
6 Early Childhood Education and Teaching 34
7 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 34
8 Accounting 29
9 Elementary Education and Teaching 26
10 English Language and Literature, General 26
NC A&T State University 1 Psychology, General 103
2 Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 94
3 Business Administration and Management, General 88
4 Mass Communication/Media Studies 64
5 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other 41
6 Computer Science 39
7 Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 39
8 Mechanical Engineering 38
9 Electrical and Electronics Engineering 37
10 Social Work 36
North Carolina Central University 1 Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 106
2 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 104
3 Business Administration and Management, General 91
4 Psychology, General 87
5 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 48
6 Mass Communication/Media Studies 42
7 Elementary Education and Teaching 34
8 History, General 33
9 Political Science and Government, General 31
10 Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 30
NC State University 1 Business Administration and Management, General 540
2 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 354
3 Psychology, General 236
4 Textile Sciences and Engineering 214
5 Speech Communication and Rhetoric 212
6 Mechanical Engineering 204
7 Accounting 171
8 Political Science and Government, General 155
9 Civil Engineering, General 151
10 Chemical Engineering 149
UNC Asheville 1 Psychology, General 101
2 Public Health Education and Promotion 52
3 English Language and Literature, General 48
4 Mass Communication/Media Studies 46
5 Business Administration and Management, General 44
6 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 40
7 Environmental Studies 37
8 History, General 31
9 Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design 29
10 Sociology 27
UNC - Chapel Hill 1 Psychology, General 419
2 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 394
3 Mass Communication/Media Studies 363
4 Business Administration and Management, General 318
5 Political Science and Government, General 250
6 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 227
7 Economics, General 225
8 Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 217
9 Speech Communication and Rhetoric 194
10 History, General 177
UNC Charlotte 1 Psychology, General 266
2 Finance, General 227
3 Speech Communication and Rhetoric 226
4 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 223
5 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 213
6 Elementary Education and Teaching 179
7 Accounting 176
8 Business Administration and Management, General 151
9 Computer Science 135
10 Sociology 127
UNC Greensboro 1 Business Administration and Management, General 291
2 Elementary Education and Teaching 157
3 Psychology, General 147
4 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 145
5 Public Health Education and Promotion 140
6 English Language and Literature, General 118
7 Speech Communication and Rhetoric 114
8 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 99
9 Kinesiology and Exercise Science 91
10 Sociology 91
UNC Pembroke 1 Business Administration and Management, General 110
2 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 92
3 Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General 89
4 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 74
5 Sociology 68
6 Elementary Education and Teaching 60
7 Psychology, General 46
8 Social Work 41
9 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 41
10 Mass Communication/Media Studies 38
UNC Wilmington 1 Business Administration and Management, General 505
2 Psychology, General 225
3 Speech Communication and Rhetoric 183
4 Elementary Education and Teaching 171
5 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 139
6 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 132
7 English Language and Literature, General 105
8 Cinematography and Film/Video Production 96
9 Criminology 93
10 Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 79
UNC School of the Arts 1 Cinematography and Film/Video Production 56
2 Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 34
3 Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 19
4 Dance, General 18
5 Music Performance, General 18
Western Carolina University 1 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 162
2 Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 132
3 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 120
4 Elementary Education and Teaching 93
5 Psychology, General 72
6 Business Administration and Management, General 51
7 Speech Communication and Rhetoric 49
8 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 49
9 Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 47
10 Social Work 43
Winston-Salem State University 1 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 469
2 General Studies 92
3 Psychology, General 84
4 Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor 47
5 Business Administration and Management, General 45
6 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 44
7 Kinesiology and Exercise Science 40
8 Health/Health Care Administration/Management 37
9 Mass Communication/Media Studies 32
10 Sociology 31
All UNC 1 Business Administration and Management, General 2,785
2 Psychology, General 2,358
3 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 1,817
4 Biology/Biological Sciences, General 1,660
5 Elementary Education and Teaching 1,410
6 Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1,394
7 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 1,155
8 Political Science and Government, General 999
9 English Language and Literature, General 963
10 Sociology 805

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