The University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNC Charlotte) is a highly regarded, doctoral and research-intensive institution. With 30,000 students, it is the third-largest university in the state and the largest institution in the Charlotte region. The University comprises seven colleges and currently offers 24 doctoral, 66 master’s, and 80 bachelor’s degrees offering over 170 majors and more than 3,465 faculty and staff members illuminate the University’s academic departments. UNC Charlotte boasts more than 100,000 living alumni and adds more than 4,000 new alumni each year. Students enroll here from every county in North Carolina, 47 states and over 100 countries.