Wingate University announces Ballantyne open house

Contact: Kim Williams
Communications Writer 704-233-8320

Charlotte, N.C. –Wingate University announces an open house for students enrolled in programs previously taught in Matthews. The open house and reception will be held on Sunday, Aug. 25 from
1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Students will have an opportunity to meet with faculty and tour the new classrooms.

The programs have moved to the new location in Ballantyne with classes scheduled to begin on Monday, Aug. 26. Students enrolled in the MBA program, School of Graduate Education, Master of Arts in Sport Management and Adult Bachelor Degree program are invited to tour the Ballantyne campus before school begins. The University Bookstore will have merchandise available.

Wingate University Ballantyne’s physical address is: 13024 Ballantyne Corporate Place, Harris Building, Suite 150 on the Ballantyne Commons Parkway near I-485. Free parking is available in the adjacent parking garage.

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Wingate University, ranked as the 6th "best value" in the South by U.S. News & World Report, serves nearly 2,700 students on three campuses in Wingate, Matthews and Hendersonville, N.C. Founded in 1896, the University offers 35 undergraduate majors, 37 minors and career concentrations, numerous pre-professional programs, graduate degrees in business, accounting, education, physician assistant studies and sport administration, and doctorates in pharmacy, physical therapy and education. With a 14 to 1 student/teacher ratio, Wingate students gain the tools and support needed to excel in academics and apply that learning toward an extraordinary career and life.

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